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This is my daily newsletter in which I share my take of interesting and relevant China news, quotes and commentary about what’s happening in China, and why it matters, plus some of my own views gathered from my daily activities.


Back to Normal

At yesterday’s ACSME webinar on-the-ground live stream interview with Michael Harding, direct from Pazhou New Village in Guangzhou, we learnt so much about ordinary life ...
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A Deep Niche

It’s widely accepted that in order to position your product appropriately in a crowded, populated and noisy market like China, you need to carve out ...
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Doing the Research

When I started helping companies do consumer research in China in the early 2000s, I have to admit it was pretty much a ‘hit and ...
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Fast Forward

McKinsey in China have done a typically good job of highlighting some of the pre-existing consumer trends in China which have only accelerated as a ...
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