China’s Celebrity Ambassador Minefield

Luxury brands navigate the risks and rewards of banking on celebrity ambassadors, Alibaba gears up for Singles Day with the launch of China’s largest robotics warehouse, and JD.com apologises for a sexist marketing blunder. Read China Decoded to make sense of the market   Original article was published by Business of Fashion.¬† MGI Entertainment was interviewed by Casey Hall. The …

How Australian brands are winning in China

An insight by Michael MacRitchie Australian companies have been building a strong relationship and reputation with Chinese consumers for many years now. Given the rising availability of Australian products and the increasing ease with which they can be purchased online in China, such companies have been leveraging their popularity and growing demand to establish a foothold in what is becoming …

Star Power in China

The celebrity endorsement is a growing staple of advertising on late night Chinese television, magazines, newspapers and billboards. Celebrity-backed products are thought to be an attractive status symbol amongst China’s growing consumer class. Nearly half of China’s prized youth demographic say they like celebrity endorsements, according to a recent study by UPS. Also¬†Forbes has released its list of the Top …