Posts Tagged ‘distribution’

Brits Get Rich in China: Part 3

Saturday, October 13, 2007 7:01 2 Comments

[youtube width=”425″ height=”335″]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DLf4-PLgKDI[/youtube] Part 3 starts off with Peter pitching, and it comes out that he has failed to make a single sale after one month – Time to fish or cut bait for Peter. Cut to Tony who has set up a mansion of a store at the SNIEC Cushion Show in Shanghai. .. […]

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Brits Get Rich in China: Part 2

Wednesday, October 10, 2007 10:49 Comments Off on Brits Get Rich in China: Part 2

[youtube width=”425″ height=”335″]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=neNuyzPe1Rw[/youtube] Part 2 jumps straight into the action with Vance making an inspection of product. while Vance is a real A$#hole and I am not a fan of his attitude, I must say that it is clear that Vance’s experience in doing business in China has taught him that onsite inspections are the […]

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Brits Get Rich in China

Sunday, October 7, 2007 23:52 3 Comments

Perhaps the funniest thing I have found on Youtube…. a 7 part series entitled Brits Get Rich in China. If you have read Mr China, this is a must see. If you have not read Mr. China, watch the series, then read the book, and then re-watch this series. The premise is simply. China is […]

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Is Dell Looking to go Higher with Haier?

Monday, October 1, 2007 17:48 Comments Off on Is Dell Looking to go Higher with Haier?

It has only been a few days since Dell announced its partnership with Gome, and they are wasting no time at all before stirring up the rumor mill once again. According to the Digitimes article Dell and Haier Group reportedly interested in Founder-acquisition for China market boost, Dell and Haier are looking at the possibility […]

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A Little Niche Can Go a LOOONG way

Monday, May 28, 2007 21:41 3 Comments

Writing about niches in China somewhat defies logic. After all, with 1.3 billion people in China, and fractioned markets across the board, you wouldn’t think that too many niche markets would exist yet. H owever, one industry where saturation may have already occured (certainly in the major east coast cities) is in English. With the […]

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Review of 2nd Tier Activity: May 17

Thursday, May 17, 2007 1:40 1 Comment

With a primary belief, and focu of the blog, being that the future of China lies in the development of 2nd and 3rd tier cities in China, we will begin a regular news service that highlights some of the activity in these cities. With so many cities, there is a lot of news, reports, interviews, […]

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Volvo Rolls on in China (Part 2)

Saturday, May 5, 2007 6:31 1 Comment

Following up on out post a couple weeks ago, Volvo Rolls on in China, I found this interview of Volvo China President Joakim Hjerpe entitled Keep on Trucking in the May edition of Eurobiz Magazine (EU Chamber of Commerce publication). Through the interview, a few interesting things came through on the local market in the […]

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City Report: Tianjin

Tuesday, April 17, 2007 12:22 11 Comments

With a population of 10 million, Tianjin has built a strong economy around the Tianjin Port, TEDA, and a strong consumer economy. Located 75 miles to the east of Beijing, Tianjin has a long history as a trading port for the north, and like Shanghai this has lead to a strong commercial infrastructure and business […]

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