Since its creation Singles Day has grown to become the largest online shopping day in the world, with sales on Alibaba’s online platforms soaring from US.8 billion in 2013 to an enormous US.3 billion in 2014.
Alibaba’s massive success with Singles Day has not gone unnoticed by international retailers, many of whom have started to push similar promotions with the hope that some of Alibaba’s magic will rub off on them.
Scratch the surface of China’s relationship and love trends, and many valuable insights into Chinese consumer culture can be gleaned.
So read on to learn how to win over both Chinese consumers’ hearts and minds!
Details are set for the fourth annual SPAYghetti dinner to be held Tuesday night, February 28, at the X Factor Grill.
China’s love and dating ‘market’ is a powerful entity with strong connections spanning areas as diverse as retail, fashion, jewellery, tourism and real estate.1) To be head over heels in love: To be very much in love with someone. Mary: Well Joe, you have to take it one step at a time. Mary: You should start by just getting to know her. You have to work a little to get her to ___2__her heart__2__ to you. ____4____ what she likes to do and what her hobbies are. She was so mad that she ____7____ me in the movie theatre. Single’s Day – Guanggun Jie 光棍节 A novel concept to foreign observers, China’s fast looming Single’s Day is an annual one-day celebration of Chinese singletons.Guanggun光棍, which literally translates as “bare branches” is symbolised by the four number ones in the date of 11th of November.Once you know her a bit better, you can ask her out on a date. And remember, unless you want your first date to be your last date, don't try to ___6____ with her until at least the second date. Mary: Well, there is nothing wrong with ___8___ a bit, but you have to wait and see if she is interested.