CHINA. We are pleased to bring readers a summary of recent posts on The Moodie Davitt Report’s WeChat Official Account as the platform continues to grow strongly in China.
The Moodie Davitt Report has stepped up its Mandarin language coverage of key China-related stories, anchored by our WeChat platform, published four times a month. Readership is climbing steadily with the platform now attracting 4,288 followers, along with encouraging reading and sharing levels.
Moodie Davitt WeChat is curated under the direction of Penelope Zhou, our Hong Kong-based Chinese Editor, and company Founder & Chairman Martin Moodie, also based in Hong Kong. They are supported by two further freelance staff in Mainland China.
The Moodie Davitt Report is the only international travel retail media title to offer a WeChat platform. The Official Account complements the strong and growing Chinese readership of our English language service. For native content enquiries please contact Publisher Irene Revilla at Irene@MoodieDavittReport.com
Chang Zhujun’s overview of China’s travel retail sector was very well-received
Leading this week’s posts is the news of China Duty Free Group (CDFG) Executive Vice President Chang Zhujun (Luke Chang) addressing the TFWA Asia Pacific Conference earlier this month.
You can see highlights below from our latest edition. 本周热点资讯一览如下。
Preparing for growth: CDFG Executive Vice President Chang Zhujun delivered a candid, insightful and well-received overview of China’s travel retail sector at the TFWA Asia Pacific conference on 8 May. Click here for our WeChat story and here for our original English version.
Protecting duty free’s ‘Golden Brand’ – The Hainan authorities have stepped up their efforts to crack down on smuggling duty free goods by ‘purchasing agents’ (taogou and daigou traders) following a seminal conference on 6 May. Click here for our WeChat story and here for our original English version.
Underlining commitment to Chinese travel retail market: The Moodie Davitt Report has announced the appointment of Zhang Yimei as Chief China Representative to head a newly established Hainan-based entity. Until April, Ms Zhang was Deputy General Manager at Hainan Tourism Investment Duty Free Co. Ltd (HTDF) in Sanya. Click here for our WeChat story and here for our original English version.
Reaffirming belief in travel retail: US beauty group The Estée Lauder Companies (ELC) earlier this month underlined the challenges faced by its key travel retail business in two pivotal markets, Hainan and South Korea. Click here for our WeChat story and here for our original English version.
Special vintage: China Duty Free Group (CDFG) and ultra-luxury Laurent-Perrier Group-owned Champagne Salon launched the brand’s newly-released 2013 vintage at a special event in Beijing on 28 April. Click here for our WeChat story and here for our original English version.
Interview: How Fiyta is bringing its Chinese watchmaking expertise to the world. Click here for our WeChat story and here for our original English version.
‘A world of timeless luxury’ – DFS Group has unveiled its new concept House of Jewels in the Shoppes at Four Seasons at T Galleria by DFS, Macau. Click here for our WeChat story and here for our original English version.
Extending travel retail footprint: Leading independent retail marketing services company Altavia Group has acquired retail design and project management agency Sina Retail. Click here for our WeChat story and here for our original English version.
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