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In China, more shoppers are buying from established retailers instead of individual consumers selling goods.

Source: iResearch, MRG as of 2012

In China, more shoppers are buying from established retailers instead of individual consumers selling goods.

What the Big Shift in China’s Online Buying Habits Means for Alibaba

(Updates comment from Alibaba in the 5th paragraph.) Right now, China’s e-commerce industry looks like a¬†bazaar where shoppers roam around for independent sellers who have the items they’re looking for. However, trends in the nation’s online buying habits show that...

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Groupon said today that its fourth-quarter financials, as disclosed last month, were weaker than previously reported.

Photographer: Aleshkovsky Mitya/Itar-Tass/Landov

Groupon said today that its fourth-quarter financials, as disclosed last month, were weaker than previously reported.

So … What’s Groupon Talking About?

Even when Groupon tries to explain itself, the company can be confusing. The daily-deals provider said today that its fourth-quarter financials, as disclosed last month, were weaker than previously reported. The first question that a reader is likely to ask...

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