Germany's leading retailer Aldi has entered Alibaba's Tmall.hk, the international site of Tmall.
Johnson & Johnson announced that the company will introduce its skin care brand Aveeno into the Chinese market.
Japanese sports equipment brand Asics opened its first Chinese experience store in Shanghai.
Japanese maternal and baby supplies brand Pigeon has opened its first overseas flagship store on Tmall.hk.
Dutch leading supermarket chain Albert Heijn has opened its official flagship store on Tmall's international site Tmall.hk.
Suning's controlling subsidiary Laox is accelerating the realization of its international strategy and the company opened eight new stores in September 2015, reaching a total of 30 stores in Japan.
Alibaba Group and Metro announced an exclusive strategic deal under which Metro's official flagship store will enter Tmall.com, Alibaba's B2C e-commerce platform.
China's Alibaba Group announced that they have signed exclusive cooperation agreements with over 20 apparel brands, including Zara and Timberland.
Luxury retailer Burberry recently upgraded its Chinese e-commerce inventory system to accomodate online and offline inventory sharing.
Japanese apparel retailer Uniqlo ceased operations of its flagship store on JD.com on July 20, 2015, after only three months of operation.