A high-level​ ​overview of China digital and advertising landscape

Less meeting, more thinking

The balance between privacy and innovation (part 1)

10 key facts about South Korea e-commerce (updated Mar 2019)

Less meeting, more thinking

Bad meetings cost time and money (more than $37B/year in the US alone). And they reduce time to think, especially for executives. Make better choices with your calendar today.

India advertising landscape: a relatively small market

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1. India total media ad spending is estimated at $10B in 2019 2. Media ad spend growth rate is about 14% in 2019, 2 times the average worldwide growth rate 3. India average ad spend per person is amongst the lowest in the world Given India inconsistent GDP growth, we can only be cautiously optimistic…

Japan e-commerce is lagging behind other G7 countries and China

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1. Japan total retail sales is number 3 in the world 2. Given Japan population decline and slow economic growth, it is not surprising that its estimated retail growth rate in 2020 is lowest amongst G7 countries and China Japan, China and other G7 countries estimated economic growth rates in 2019 according to World bank,…

Vietnam e-commerce key facts and trends (updated Apr 2019)

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Following the previous post about Vietnam digital marketing landscape, today post will look at e-commerce landscape in Vietnam, in comparison with other countries in the region for better context. 1. Total retail sales in Vietnam is expected to be $154B in 2019 The above countries are ranked based on their population. It gives us a…

China luxury product marketing: key facts and trends

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Hi there, While this post focuses on China luxury product marketing, it is part of a series about China that I have been writing in 2019. You can find more of them below: China OTT subscription landscape: 8 key facts and trend China influencer marketing – 8 key facts you need to know China mobile…