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China bookshops offer an old-school reading experience in the digital age

Amazon may have changed the book industry with cheaper online offerings, but a new generation of physical bookstores in China are bucking the trend, offering coffee, free Wi-fi, comfortable sofas for readers and even art classes

Amazon may have changed the book industry with cheaper online offerings, but a new generation of physical bookstores in China are bucking the trend, offering coffee, free Wi-fi, comfortable sofas for readers and even art classes

China bookshops offer an old-school reading experience in the digital age
29 May 2018 - 6:19PM
How China’s iconic White Rabbit sweets went from a Shanghai favourite to being known the world over

After first appearing in the 1940s, the candy’s iconic branding and edible rice paper wrapping gave it a special place in China’s collective memory and history. They are now exported to more than 40 countries worldwide

After first appearing in the 1940s, the candy’s iconic branding and edible rice paper wrapping gave it a special place in China’s collective memory and history. They are now exported to more than 40 countries worldwide

How China’s iconic White Rabbit sweets went from a Shanghai favourite to being known the world over
28 Apr 2018 - 6:49PM