Alibaba News

By Jim Erickson | Jan 23, 2015 | 21:52

Alibaba Group Executive Chairman Jack Ma says his e-commerce company, which raised $25 billion last year in the world’s largest-ever IPO, is still “a baby.” This baby has a big appetite. Alibaba...

By Susan Wang | Jan 11, 2015 | 3:16

Alibaba Pictures Group today said it has signed two of the Chinese entertainment industry’s biggest names for a new movie project—its first since e-commerce giant Alibaba Group acquired controlling...

By Melanie Lee | Nov 12, 2014 | 2:09

Total sales for Alibaba Group’s 11.11 Shopping Festival soared to $9.3 billion on Nov. 11, smashing the record set last year and cementing the 24-hour promotion’s place as the biggest online shopping...

By Jim Erickson | Nov 10, 2014 | 13:36

On the eve of Alibaba Group's 11.11 Shopping Festival, which kicks off in China tonight at midnight, Alizila gathered eleven striking and unusual bits of information surrounding the event, which...

By Alizila staff | Nov 7, 2014 | 13:59

• On Nov. 11 last year, $5.8 billion in GMV (gross merchandise volume) was settled by Alipay, Alibaba’s affiliated e-payments provider. This compares with last year’s combined online sales totaling $...

By Jim Erickson | Nov 6, 2014 | 19:26

Luxury goods such as fashion jewelry and diamond engagement rings are not the type of products you’d normally expect to find on sale. But for Seattle-based Blue Nile, one of the world’s leading...