Tag: featured

  • Shanghai Leads with 66 Restaurants in the Prestigious 2024 Black Pearl Restaurant Guide

    Shanghai Leads with 66 Restaurants in the Prestigious 2024 Black Pearl Restaurant Guide

    The 2024 Black Pearl Restaurant Guide unveils 341 top-rated Chinese restaurants from 30 cities globally, with Shanghai leading the pack. This year, the guide introduces the “Dish of the Year” award to spotlight regional cuisines and emphasizes a shift towards value-driven, high-quality dining. The guide’s increased transparency and diverse judging system aim to promote fairness…

  • The History of Chili Peppers in Chinese Food

    The History of Chili Peppers in Chinese Food

    The chili pepper has woven itself into the fabric of Chinese cuisine, from its exotic introduction to its current status as a beloved culinary staple. Initially met with curiosity and used as an ornamental plant, it gradually gained acceptance, leading to a culinary revolution in various Chinese regions. This journey reflects the adaptability and inherent…

  • Why can’t Shein from China serve the Chinese market?

    Why can’t Shein from China serve the Chinese market?

    Shein, a Chinese e-commerce giant, has gained global popularity for its affordable and trendy fashion. Despite its success abroad, it faces challenges in penetrating the Chinese market. The dominance of established platforms, the preference for tactile offline shopping, and the abundance of affordable options hinder Shein’s model in China. Understanding local nuances is crucial for…

  • Navigating the Near-Expiry: China’s Consumer Shift Towards Sustainability

    Navigating the Near-Expiry: China’s Consumer Shift Towards Sustainability

    The article reflects a shift in Chinese consumer behavior from a “consumption upgrade” to a “consumption downgrade” post-pandemic. It explores the burgeoning market for near-expiry food, emphasizing the growth, sales strategies, consumer attitudes, and societal implications. It also highlights six Chinese supermarket brands offering last-minute discounted goods, embodying resilience and adaptability in the face of…

  • The Entrepreneurial Story of Teacher Tian’s Braised Pork and Hometown Meat Pie

    The Entrepreneurial Story of Teacher Tian’s Braised Pork and Hometown Meat Pie

    Tian Jie, once a Chinese language teacher, transformed into a successful entrepreneur in Beijing with Hometown Fast Food Co., Ltd. His journey began with “Er You Restaurant,” which faced initial struggles but later flourished with the introduction of Jingdong meat pies and Teacher Tian’s Braised Pork. Hometown’s rapid expansion and successful low-price strategy have made…

  • The Story of Lei Jun

    The Story of Lei Jun

    Lei Jun, a prominent figure in China’s tech industry, is the visionary behind Xiaomi Corporation, renowned for its affordable yet high-quality smartphones. His journey from humble beginnings to founding Kingsoft and subsequently venturing into the new energy vehicle sector embodies resilience, innovation, and a commitment to shaping the tech landscape. His story is a testament…

  • The Evolving Landscape of China’s Milk Tea Market in Last Year(2023)

    The Evolving Landscape of China’s Milk Tea Market in Last Year(2023)

    In 2023, China’s milk tea market saw significant changes driven by five key trends. The booming bubble tea market exceeded 150 billion RMB, reflecting its growth and adaptability. Health-conscious zero-calorie tea drinks gained popularity, and competition intensified with price wars and the surge of new milk tea brands. Automation also revolutionized the industry. Notably, “Heytea,”…

  • China’s Latest Video Game Regulations (draft), Killing Their Chip Market

    China’s Latest Video Game Regulations (draft), Killing Their Chip Market

    If there are no gamers? Who will buy a graphics card?

  • The man who was China’s AI Prometheus fell

    The man who was China’s AI Prometheus fell

    The article provides an in-depth narrative of the influence and legacy of Tang Xiaoou, the late AI and computer vision scientist, in China. Tang’s academic ventures, including SenseTime, significantly shaped the AI landscape, fostering a generation of innovators and thinkers. Tang’s rigorous research methodologies and visionary approach have driven the growth of China’s internet industry…

  • China Black Pearl Restaurant Guide Released

    China Black Pearl Restaurant Guide Released

    On March 31, Meituan released its latest “2022 Black Pearl Restaurant Guide”, the guide is a culinary benchmark for Chinese diners and is known as the Chinese version of “Michelin”.