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D'Addario & Company, world-famous for its made-in-America guitar strings, has taken the plunge into Internet retailing in China, recently opening a storefront on Alibaba Group's platf

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Sir Run Run Shaw Hospital in Hangzhou is the latest medical center to integrate appointment and payment systems with the e-payment provider's mobile wallet app.

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In the latest move by Alibaba Group companies to provide Internet-based financial services to consumers and small businesses, China's largest B2C website is offering zero-cost car loans to online shoppers who buy vehicles online.

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The international wholesale trading website continues to expand financing options in its bid to become a soup-to-nuts trade services provider.

To feed a growing hunger for Western television shows and movies, Alibaba Group and Lionsgate have teamed up to bring hit TV shows and movies to the homes of millions of Chinese couch potatos.

Warehouses, essential though they may be to the global supply chain, are dull.  Even when they are outfitted with a

Alibaba Group has made it easy for Chinese consumers to check for fake drugs by letting them scan a barcode on the box to get all the information related to its point of origin.

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In e-commerce, conversion is a key metric by which to analyze your store’s performance. Here are some tested tactics for turning browsers into buyers.

Never get stuck with an ill-fitting blouse again. Alibaba Group's allows shoppers on the platform's apparel site to defer payment until they have received and are satisfied with their purchases.

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Concerned about the safety of domestic agricultural products, urban Chinese consumers are renting farmland and hiring farmers in rural areas to grow their own "customized" fruits and vegetables through Alibaba's group-buying website.