All posts by Christina Nelson

SIAL China

Organizer: Comexposium Shanghai Location: Shanghai New International Exhibition Center (SNIEC) Dates: May 6-8, 2014 Website: Contact: Mia Wang Phone: +86-021-67120505  

/ May 6, 2014

When China Goes West

Should American executives be concerned about Chinese competition in the United States? By Joel Backaler How competitive are Chinese companies? Do they really have what it takes to compete with American multinational corporations both at home and in overseas markets?...

/ May 6, 2014

The AZ China International Aluminium and Carbon Conference

Organizer: AZ China Location: Sofitel Hotel, Beijing, China Date: May 5-7, 2014 Web: Contact: Charissa Email: [email protected] Phone: +86 10 59070270

/ May 5, 2014

Global Mobile Internet Conference Beijing

Organizer: GWC Location: China National Convention Center, Beijing Dates: May 5-6, 2014 Website:  

/ May 5, 2014

China’s Great Communicator

What can students of effective communications techniques learn from Chinese President Xi Jinping’s recent trip to Europe? By Bill Black  US President Ronald Reagan was famously known as “the Great Communicator.” Because he was an actor for many years before...

/ May 2, 2014

How Companies Can Boost Innovation to Win Over Chinese Consumers

Consumer goods companies that introduce innovative products to the China market can unlock untapped growth potential. By Jason Zhang  Gone are the days when product adaptation was sufficient to meet the needs of Chinese consumers. International companies used to be...

/ April 24, 2014

Dealing with Dispatch Labor under China’s New Labor Law

By Jake Parker  New regulations limiting the proportion of dispatch—or temporary—workers in China went into effect more than a month ago, constraining hiring choices and requiring labor force restructuring for many companies. A follow-up to the 2013 Labor Contract Law...

/ April 18, 2014

Home Shopping in China

US home shopping networks are finding success among Chinese consumers seeking safe, high-quality products. By Joshua Halpern  US companies looking to do business in China—especially those looking to sell cosmetics, consumer goods, food products, and nutritional supplements—may want to consider...

/ April 14, 2014

Demystifying China Online: Reaching China with Your Website and Cloud Applications

Organizer: CDNetworks Location: Online – Webinar Date and Time: April 3, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. EST Duration: 60 minutes Presenters: Jeff Kim, president and COO, CDNetworks Kellend Willis, associate analyst, Forrester Topic:  With the world’s largest and fastest growing online population, China continues to...

/ April 3, 2014

Beyond the Export Boom: Opportunities for Agribusiness Investment in China

By Catherine Matacic When Howard Wu’s son was born in 2009, he celebrated by doing what many proud Chinese fathers do: he broke into his cache of powdered milk formula. For months before his son’s birth, he had hoarded tins...

/ April 2, 2014