China Marketing Blog: Branding

Luckin Coffee has challenged Starbucks's place on the market, or so media outlets say. What is Starbucks true standing in China? Learn more about thei ... [read more]
Western brands have innate advantages of being associated with quality, creative, and original products. But these advantages must be allied with good ... [read more]
Not to talk about China Marketing just in theory, this time we carefully analyze a marketing strategy of the Beyond App in China. Learn what they did ... [read more]
Luckin Coffee became a hit in China basically overnight. They clearly want to become the Chinese Starbucks, but better. Read about their marketing str ... [read more]
Chinese consumers are famously untrusting of new brands. Using a 'brand trust profile' is a simple framework for figuring out how to win over their tr ... [read more]
A common saying goes “The tailor makes the man.” Chinese parents and students selecting colleges are affected by their brand names. ... [read more]
Ten beginner tips on how to implement Weibo advertising the right way. Weibo's Fan Connect advertising platform can be a powerful marketing channel, b ... [read more]
As a consumer in both Canada & China, sometimes I come across Canadian brands that seem like they could be very successful in China. But why aren't the trying harder? ... [read more]
Want to learn a bit about how brand names are used in China? How Western brands can localize for Chinese buyers? ... [read more]