Glogou was Featured on Silicon Valley Business Journal: Santa Clara startup connects U.S. companies and Chinese markets

  For foreign companies, finding business success in China often hinges on building personal relationships. With this in mind, the U.S.-educated China natives behind Santa Clara startup Glogou are using China’s own websites to connect the country’s massive – but often elusive – markets with American businesses, real estate markets and tourist attractions. The company [...]

Ten Best Practices for US Companies Doing Business in China – VI

 You can’t run a credit check in China, how do you conduct Due Diligence? Always ask for business license, and check the business ID from official government website.  For example, to conduct due diligence on the companies located in Shenzhen, you can check business license information from Shenzhen government website. All the relevant information is [...]

A fifth of Chinese to be ‘affluent’ by 2020 report

Twenty percent of the Chinese population will be wealthy enough to be considered “affluent” by 2020, according to research by the management-consulting company Boston Consulting Group. By then, 280 million people are expected to form the country’s affluent class, wielding $3.1 trillion a year of purchasing power, an amount equal to 5 percent of global [...]

Burger King eyes China expansion

Burger King Worldwide Holdings Inc said on Friday it plans to open 1,000 of its namesake restaurants in China over the next five to seven years under a newly-formed joint venture. China is the world’s fastest growing major economy and US restaurant companies such as Yum Brands Inc, McDonald’s Corp and Starbucks Corp each plan [...]

China’s growing middle class

The middle class in China has topped more than 300 million people. And they are a growing factor in the world’s economy. NEW YORK (CNNMoney) – CNNMoney interviewed Helen Wang, author of The Chinese Dream: The Rise of the World’s Largest Middle Class and What It Means to You. A consultant, Wang was raised in China [...]