>>
Home / Knowledge / News / Apparel/Garments / Alibaba brings Tmall World for 100 m overseas Chinese
Alibaba brings Tmall World for 100 m overseas Chinese
16
Jun '17
Courtesy: Alizilla
Courtesy: Alizilla
Alibaba Group has launched Tmall World, a service to give 100 million overseas Chinese access to 1.2 billion products from brands and merchants selling through its mobile taobao app and online platforms like world.taobao.com. Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore and Malaysia with significant Chinese-speaking populations are the key markets for the new service.

The launch is part of Alibaba’s globalisation strategy. Tmall World will offer, “end-to-end solutions, including logistics, payment and localisation support catering to each local market’s needs,” Alibaba said in a statement.

Under Tmall World, Chinese-speaking users in each of those markets can tap into Tmall and all other Alibaba marketplaces through PC or mobile devices.

Hong Kong users will see expanded product categories, with the addition of Tmall Supermarket to existing offerings. And in Malaysia, Alibaba has already announced the kickoff of Tmall’s 6.18 mid-year mega sale, a three-day online shopping festival that will offer RMB10 billion in discounts to customers in Mainland China and overseas. The sale runs during June 18-20, 2017.

Alibaba has reaffirmed its commitment to serving global markets, with executive chairman Jack Ma saying the company intends to have two billion customers by 2036, with a large proportion living and shopping outside China.

As part of the group’s global push, Alibaba invested $ one billion in 2016 in the Southeast Asian e-commerce site Lazada, which recently launched a curated selection of products, called Taobao Collection, in Singapore and Malaysia to appeal to non-Chinese-speaking consumers in those markets. (SV)

Fibre2Fashion News Desk – India


Must ReadView All

Pic: Shutterstock

Textiles | On 26th Jan 2022

Vietnam-US trade hits $111.56 bn in 2021

Vietnam-US trade hit $111.56 billion in 2021, up by nearly $21...

Pic: Shutterstock

Textiles | On 26th Jan 2022

Turkey using less coal, hydropower; use of renewables, gas up: Ember

The use of coal and water for energy in Turkey reduced in 2021, while ...

Pic: Bangladesh Parliament Secretariat/Facebook

Apparel/Garments | On 26th Jan 2022

Trade Organisation Bill, 2022, introduced in Bangladesh parliament

The Trade Organisation Bill, 2022, aimed at allowing foreign traders...

Interviews View All

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Ensured payment of fee was least concern for students

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Instagram & fashion will go a long way together

Vandana Narang, National Institute of Fashion Technology

Vandana Narang
National Institute of Fashion Technology

Campus placements are low due to lockdowns

Abdullah Mohammad Saad Hossain,

Abdullah Mohammad Saad Hossain

Saad Group is a leading vertically integrated textile group in Bangladesh. ...

Susan Bhaktul,

Susan Bhaktul

Established in 2000 as a liaison with the Government of India, Industree...

Rishav Bajoria & Subham Sengupta,

Rishav Bajoria & Subham Sengupta

Launched in October 2020, the Gumti app could not have come at a more...

Ingo Soller, TWE Group

Ingo Soller
TWE Group

The TWE Group is one of the leading global players in the nonwovens...

Thomas Ong P S, NanoTextile

Thomas Ong P S
NanoTextile

Malaysian company NanoTextile Sdn Bhd taps into the potentials of...

Suresh Patel, Non Woven Federation of India

Suresh Patel
Non Woven Federation of India

The Non Woven Federation of India (NWFI), representing the regional...

Carmen Emanuela Popa, Label - Carmen Emanuela Popa

Carmen Emanuela Popa
Label - Carmen Emanuela Popa

<b>Carmen Emanuela Popa,</b> a Romanian fashion designer, is known for her ...

Abhishek Agarwal, Purple Style Labs

Abhishek Agarwal
Purple Style Labs

Late Indian fashion designer Wendell Rodricks, is known for his...

Asmita Marwa, Asmita Marwa Design

Asmita Marwa
Asmita Marwa Design

Indian fashion designer Asmita Marwa has been rated by Vogue as one of the ...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

Leave your Comments

ESTEEMED CLIENTS

Landmark Group
Alison Hayes Romania
OVS Hong Kong Sourcing Ltd.
Alix Partners
LC Waikiki
KAS Direct Sourcing
Bluestem Global Sourcing Limited
Tory Burch Hong Kong Ltd
Gatsby Africa
The LYCRA Company Singapore  Pte. Ltd
Arvind Limited
Under Armour Global Sourcing Ltd
IKEA of Sweden AB
Esprit Europe Services GmbH
Midas Clothing Limited
International Textile Manufacturers Federation
BIANCA
Sportmaster Ltd.
G-Star Raw C.V.
Deckers Outdoor (Guangzhou) Consultant Co., LTD.
Restoque S.A.
Vianney Textil Hogar S.A. De C.V.
NITI Aayog
Puma
IDH – The Sustainable Trade Initiative
Cat Tuong Real Estate Group Joint Stock Company
TESCO INTERNATIONAL SOURCING LIMITED
Chori Company Limited
Green Fibre
THE BOMBAY DYEING ;& MFG.CO. LTD
Helly Hansen Far East Ltd
Lacoste (Wanchai)
Babyshop
Gokaldas Exports Limited
Desigual - ABASIC, S.A.
Varner AS Retail
SYNERGIES HONG KONG LIMITED
Brandix Lanka Limited
Abit
Guess Europe Sagl,
C;&A Sourcing International Ltd
Lifestyle
Splash
BIRLA CENTURY A DIVISION OF CENTURY TEXTILES AND INDUSTRIES
Grasim Industries Limited
Etam Group Strategy Hong Kong Limited
Maceton Limited
Vardhman Textile Ltd
Sportswear Company Spa
Decathlon
Calvin Klein
Gloria Jeans
Phong Phu international JSC (PPJ)
J ;& P Coats
Rayonese Textile Inc., Division de Culp Inc.
PVH Corporation
Hela Clothing Pvt Ltd
SHAHI Exports Pvt Ltd
The Top Form Brassiere Manufacturing Company Limited
Benetton Group
Rosset ;& Cia Limited
Recron Polyester from Reliance Industries Limited
Tchibo GmbH
Eastman Chemical Company
Aramark Uniform ;& Career Apparel, LLC
Groz-Beckert East Asia LLP
H;&M Hennes ;& Mauritz (Far East) Ltd
Gap International Sourcing Limited
Seasalt Limited
Asos
Chico’ FAS
Lululemon Athletica Inc
Target Corporation (MN)
Amazon China
MAS Active / MAS Kreeda / MAS Bodyline
Sainsbury's Argos Asia Limited
Walmart
Truetzschler India Private Limited
Tommy Hilfiger
Boardriders Asia Sourcing Limited
Lisa S.P.A.
Hirdaramani International Export Private Limited
John Varvatos
Lenzing Aktiengesellschaft
KIABI
Permoda(Koaj/Armi/Pronto/Bkul)
Aquarelle Clothing Limited
Huntsman (Singapore) Pte Ltd
Reiter India Private Limited
BIMBA ;& LOLA SL

January 2022

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.


Advanced Search