China’s No. 2 Online Mall Sees Slow Consumer Recovery isn’t seeing rapid rebound after Covid lockdowns lifted Situation different to 2020’s quick recovery, executive says China’s No. 2 online retailer sees worrying signs that shoppers are reluctant to reopen their wallets even as major cities emerge from bruising Covid lockdowns, suggesting consumer spending may take months to recover. The months-long closure of cities … Read more

Meituan’s Pharmacy Project Finally Landed in the Bonded Area

According to the introduction, the newly registered Tianjin Meituan Pharmacy Co., Ltd. is engaged in the business of pharmaceutical retailing and the operation of Class III medical devices. The Aviation Logistics Development Company, a subsidiary of T&B Holdings, and Meituan formally completed the contract signing for the self-operated pharmacy project, which is decided to locate … Read more

National Health Literacy Level Increases in 2021

Recently, the National Health Commission announced that the health literacy level of Chinese residents reached 25.40% in 2021, with an increase of 2.25 percentage points over 2020, and continued to show a steady improvement. More specifically, the national health literacy level of urban residents is 30.70% and rural residents is 22.02%, with an increase of … Read more

Summary of Eye Health Function

Although numerous studies have shown that some health ingredients are associated with vision health, there are only a few products on the market that can claim to have vision health-related functions. One type of these products is health food whose designated function is to relieve visual fatigue. According to shuzhengkangxun’s statistics, from 1996 to date, … Read more

Widespread e-CNY Adoption in China Is Coming

Close to 1 in 5 Chinese adults report having downloaded the official e-CNY app, and most of them use it for e-commerce and public services like transportation. For those who don’t use it, most say they don’t need it, in part due to popular alternatives like WeChat Pay and Alipay. But a sizable portion could … Read more

Catering to Asian Consumers

Much has been written about the pandemic’s impact on Asian consumers: how they embraced new ways of shopping, as well as how retailers and consumer goods companies were forced to quickly adapt their business models. Now, the focus has shifted to whether many of these patterns and preferences will endure once the pandemic abates and whether … Read more

Aland Partnered with CULTECH LTD to Exclusively Distribute Lab4 Probiotics

Lab4 contains four proprietary strains: Lactobacillus acidophilus (CUL60), Lactobacillus acidophilus (CUL21), Bifidobacterium animalis subspecies Lactobacillus (CUL34), and Bifidobacterium bifidum (CUL20). In addition, Lab4’s proprietary technology TriPhase and StabilityMax are capable of ensuring probiotic stability. Recently, Aland, a domestic health enterprise, has reached a cooperation agreement with CULTECH LTD in the UK and will become the … Read more

Alibaba Added “Health Food Qualification and Management”

A few days ago, Alibaba announced that merchants need to meet the regulatory requirements of domestic and destination countries. The new rules on “Health Food Qualification and Management” require merchants to provide relevant licensing qualifications in order to operate normally on the Alibaba platform, and will officially take effect from June 1, 2022. According to … Read more

EASYYOU Launched Live Probiotic Drink

At the 2022 China Probiotics Industry Development Summit Forum, Anhui CMIC Biology released a liquid probiotic, EASYYOU live probiotic drink. Different from freeze-dried powder probiotics, liquid probiotics don’t need to go through the dormancy-recovery process, and can be directly sent to the intestine with better bioavailability, taste, and absorption under the help of a combination … Read more

Bloomage Biotech Launched the Night Hat Essence Drink

Bloomage Biotech’s brand “by Mr. Calm” launched its new product, Night Hat Essence Drink. According to “by Mr. Calm”, each cup contains 300mg of GABA, 80mg of red ginseng, artichoke, turmeric, chrysanthemum, and wolfberry, and should be consumed with warm water half an hour before bedtime. The Night Hat Essence Drink aims at providing a … Read more