digidutch

About Digi Dutch

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far Digi Dutch has created 15 blog entries.

Internet privacy in China: what, why and how?

Just like in any other country in the world, internet in China has made everyone ‘privacy-less’. However, there are some differences here: in most parts of the world, people are blaming Google and Facebook for exposing and sneakily accumulating personal information; in China, where almost all the world-wide social media are blocked, this is not […]

By |March 30th, 2016|DigiDutch News|Comments Off

E-commerce in China unstoppable?

The Chinese economy regularly makes headlines overseas. While in previous years it was all about growth and opportunity, recently all the international news outlets can talk about is struggling stock exchanges, a volatile currency and growth rates slowing down.

The negative trends in the market are without a doubt very significant and have implications on business […]

By |March 28th, 2016|Article of the Month|Comments Off

Happy year of the Monkey, the year of rural e-commerce!

Chinese New Year, also known as the Lunar New Year, Spring Festival or Chunyun in Chinese, is the most celebrated festival in China and brings Chinese people and e-commerce back to their hometowns. During the festival factories, schools and offices shut down for a full week and most Chinese people make the journey back to their […]

By |February 5th, 2016|Article of the Month|Comments Off

Advantages of using Free Trade Zones in China

Last week, Simon de Raadt and Bjorn van der Veen from DigiDutch did in collaboration with EU SME Centre a webinar about ”Using Free Trade Zones (FTZs) to sell online in China”.

Selling online in China is a great opportunity to get a foothold in the Chinese e-commerce market. Over the past years a number of […]

By |February 5th, 2016|DigiDutch News|Comments Off

WeChat vs. WhatsApp: Who does What, and Where? [Infographic]

When was the last time that you used SMS? Personally I cannot remember, because instant messaging apps have taken over for the last few years. Those apps definitely change the way people connect through mobile phones.

Among all the instant messaging apps, WeChat and WhatsApp are two giants who meet the needs of different market: China-born […]

By |January 13th, 2016|DigiDutch News|Comments Off

The legal jungle in e-commerce in China

As China relaxes restrictions on e-commerce, international companies have begun to clamor to enter the market. To be successful in this sector, you should have working knowledge of the crossroads of legal and e-commerce in China.

First, you should consider your choice of entity and how you plan to conduct business in China. Do you plan to […]

By |January 12th, 2016|Article of the Month|Comments Off

Webshops can do so much more with their customer knowledge

Webshops have many advantages over physical stores. Besides 24/7 opening hours, no location limits and people still shopping on rainy days, they also have knowledge about the customers. That is a huge advantage, but still many e-commerce companies don’t make use of this opportunity.

Customers leave a large digital trail. They find their way to your […]

By |November 18th, 2015|Article of the Month|Comments Off

Successful companies in China

The first two weeks of November has been crazy. People around the world were talking about China & Online Shopping: 11-11. E-commerce. Singles Day. E-commerce giant Alibaba. E-sales. The biggest online shopping day. Alibaba’s % of fakes during double 11. Worldwide e-commerce leader. Tmall vs. JD.com.
China broke a new record for e-commerce sales in one […]

By |November 18th, 2015|DigiDutch News|Comments Off

What’s next in Chinese online market?

Holland E-Day is starting in Alibaba’s Headquarter in Hangzhou, China. Everyone is standing up and clapping their hands, His Majesty Willem-Alexander, King of the Netherlands and Mr. Jack Ma, Founder of Alibaba have arrived.

Alibaba was founded 16 years ago by 18 people who believed in small businesses, based on the idea of creating a place […]

By |November 9th, 2015|DigiDutch News|Comments Off

The Dutch King, Alibaba’s Jack Ma & DigiDutch!

The Dutch King, Mr. Jack Ma from Alibaba and DigiDutch were part of the Holland E-Day at Alibaba Headquarter. This place was the final destination of the Dutch state visit to China. A delegation of Dutch companies and government officials visited Hangzhou, the e-commerce capital of China. After an amazing morning program, DigiDutch was proud leading a panel discussion […]

By |October 30th, 2015|Events|0 Comments