E-commerce in China hit hard by Covid-19

By David Cohen

Feb 14, 20205 min read Two Meituan delivery people sit and wait for deliveries on Feb 4, 2020. (Image credit: TechNode/ Shi Jiayi)Chinese consumers have made few e-commerce purchases during the first three weeks of China’s battle with Covid-19, Alib…

E-commerce in China hit hard by Covid-19

By David Cohen

Feb 14, 20205 min read Two Meituan delivery people sit and wait for deliveries on Feb 4, 2020. (Image credit: TechNode/ Shi Jiayi)Chinese consumers have made few e-commerce purchases during the first three weeks of China’s battle with Covid-19, Alib…

E-commerce marketplaces boost aid to farmers during crisis

By Emma Lee

Feb 13, 20202 min read (Image credit: Shutterstock/ pick)Chinese e-commerce platforms are redoubling efforts to help farmers hit hard by the Covid-19 outbreak to sell their overstock agricultural products online.
Why it matters: Connecting farmers w…