5 Takeaways from McKinsey’s Digital Consumer Trends Report

According to Dandan Cheng from Sinorbis, “China has both the largest internet population and the largest number of mobile internet users in the world.” Moreover, China is rapidly digitizing various industries and e-commerce is leading the way. In fact, in McKinsey’s 2017 report, they mentioned that about a decade ago, “China accounted for less than one …

Introducing Feng Mao, Richemont and Alibaba’s New Venture

In the wake of a tough summer in Greater China, dented by ongoing Hong Kong protests, an uncertain outbound tourism market, and yuan devaluation, all eyes in the luxury industry are on Feng Mao, the new high-end online joint venture between Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba and luxury monolith Richemont. First announced last year and set …

Here Are How Luxury Brands Celebrate Chinese 70th Anniversary

October 1st marked the 70th anniversary since the founding of the People’s Republic of China. Different from other cultural festivals, this one was meant as a demonstration of the rising national power of China. Chinese citizens both at home and abroad tuned in to watch the pomp and circumstance of the national parade; Chinese national …

Jackie Chan Takes Delivery of 46m Jinlong Superyacht

Chinese builder Jinlong Mega Yacht, formally established in March 2017, launched its flagship 46.5m superyacht, which was custom designed and built for movie star Jackie Chan. Jinlong’s previous builds include a 125ft motor yacht and a 110ft sailing catamaran. Movie star Jackie Chan signed with Jinlong for a 46m superyacht Chan’s yacht was launched this …

Aquila Power Catamarans Names New Dealer in Vietnam

China-based Aquila Power Catamarans, one of the world’s fastest-growing powercat brands, has named Saigon Yacht and Marina as its official dealer for Vietnam. The Aquila 36 is one of the builder’s most popular models Yvan Eymieu, Aquila’s Hong Kong-based 
International Distribution Manager, said: “Saigon Yacht and Marina is a critical partner for us. They are …

Paris Fashion Week Spring 2020 Review

The Jing Daily Fashion Week Score evaluates a range of parameters to assess how a brand’s collection resonates with Chinese audiences. Shows have become a powerful tool for brands to speak directly to their fans, bypassing the filter once held by editors. This means fashion week now presents a major opportunity for brands to connect with the …

The BoF 500 2019: The 6 Chinese Figures Helping to Shape the Fashion Industry

Since its inception in 2013, The BoF 500 has been regarded as the definitive index of the people shaping the world’s $2.4 trillion fashion industry. This year saw six Chinese individuals added to the list, in a radical reimagining of its format. In the creation of The BoF 500, the most influential designers, models, and …

Three Future Trends in Chinese Luxury

The spotlight shone on Chinese consumers for years after they took the global lead in luxury spending. Comprised of youthful, tech-savvy, and affluent logo lovers, the China market has become an ideal target for established luxury brands. But is luxury starting to lose its appeal for Chinese shoppers? In an ever-evolving political and social climate, …