Jing Daily

Jing Daily

Launched in 2009, Jing Daily is a leading digital publication on luxury consumer trends in China. Professionals seeking to understand China’s complex and rapidly evolving luxury industry look to Jing Daily for fresh and accurate insights. They publish up-to-the-minute news updates, reports on key trends, insights from leading industry figures, and in-depth analysis on this vitally important market.

Latest from Jing Daily

China’s brand-breaking blogger Mr Bags on why vintage Dior, Prada and Fendi is making a comeback – and why the Celine smiley is his favourite women’s handbag

His monthly ‘Mr. Bags’ Bag Ranking’ can make or break the biggest luxury brands in China, but what is tastemaker Liang Tao’s all-time favourite female accessory?

29 Jul 2020 - 6:00PM

His monthly ‘Mr. Bags’ Bag Ranking’ can make or break the biggest luxury brands in China, but what is tastemaker Liang Tao’s all-time favourite female accessory?

China’s brand-breaking blogger Mr Bags on why vintage Dior, Prada and Fendi is making a comeback – and why the Celine smiley is his favourite women’s handbag
Young, female, Asian ... Fashion is finally diversifying as global leaders, including Gucci and Chloe’s owners, get Chinese females executives on board – at last

Fashion has long suffered from a lack of diversity, but Farfetch, Kering and Richemont are making headway by appointing Chinese-born female executives to their boards

24 Jul 2020 - 4:13PM

Fashion has long suffered from a lack of diversity, but Farfetch, Kering and Richemont are making headway by appointing Chinese-born female executives to their boards

Young, female, Asian ... Fashion is finally diversifying as global leaders, including Gucci and Chloe’s owners, get Chinese females executives on board – at last
Is China changing its LGBT views? Tmall campaigns and Weibo posts give us a hint

The vast majority of Chinese millennials and Gen Z are champions for shifting gender norms and modern relationships

27 Apr 2020 - 9:00AM

The vast majority of Chinese millennials and Gen Z are champions for shifting gender norms and modern relationships

Is China changing its LGBT views? Tmall campaigns and Weibo posts give us a hint
What steps are China’s hotels and travel destinations taking to kick-start tourism post-coronavirus? Think virtual reality, pre-sale deals and robots

Post-Covid-19 travel deals include ‘no worry’ packages, virtual reality tours and cleaning robots to ensure proper hygiene in hotels

25 Apr 2020 - 11:00AM

Post-Covid-19 travel deals include ‘no worry’ packages, virtual reality tours and cleaning robots to ensure proper hygiene in hotels

What steps are China’s hotels and travel destinations taking to kick-start tourism post-coronavirus? Think virtual reality, pre-sale deals and robots
Meet Joann Cheng, Lanvin’s interim CEO, who is steering the French luxury fashion brand into a post-coronavirus future

Former KMPG chief and current Fosun Fashion Group chairwoman Joann Cheng lays out the future of fashion.

22 Apr 2020 - 3:33AM

Former KMPG chief and current Fosun Fashion Group chairwoman Joann Cheng lays out the future of fashion.

Meet Joann Cheng, Lanvin’s interim CEO, who is steering the French luxury fashion brand into a post-coronavirus future
Can ‘revenge spending’ save luxury brands in China as shoppers emerge from coronavirus lockdown?

Shoppers are slowly returning to the streets and are ready to spend – but will the buying binge be enough to resuscitate struggling brands in China?

31 Mar 2020 - 4:10PM

Shoppers are slowly returning to the streets and are ready to spend – but will the buying binge be enough to resuscitate struggling brands in China?

Can ‘revenge spending’ save luxury brands in China as shoppers emerge from coronavirus lockdown?
Xiao Zhan scandal – why millions of Chinese shoppers boycotted Piaget and Estée Lauder because of homoerotic idol fan fiction

How an irrational cyberwar against fans of Chinese idol Xiao Zhan parked a boycott of luxury brands associated with him

23 Mar 2020 - 10:21AM

How an irrational cyberwar against fans of Chinese idol Xiao Zhan parked a boycott of luxury brands associated with him

Xiao Zhan scandal – why millions of Chinese shoppers boycotted Piaget and Estée Lauder because of homoerotic idol fan fiction
Coronavirus: How’s the health of the fashion industry in the midst of the crisis?

Many factories in China have yet to resume production following the Lunar New Year break, and this could reverberate throughout the global fashion production cycle

11 Feb 2020 - 9:00AM

Many factories in China have yet to resume production following the Lunar New Year break, and this could reverberate throughout the global fashion production cycle

Coronavirus: How’s the health of the fashion industry in the midst of the crisis?
Live-streaming KOL meltdowns: what we can learn from Weibo star Li Jiaqi’s viral sticky egg ‘non-stick’ frying pan humiliation

Brands can reach new audiences effectively by partnering with trusted KOLs – but there are risks involved, as Weibo star Li Jiaqi’s infamous frying pan embarrassment proves

2 Dec 2019 - 10:14AM

Brands can reach new audiences effectively by partnering with trusted KOLs – but there are risks involved, as Weibo star Li Jiaqi’s infamous frying pan embarrassment proves

Live-streaming KOL meltdowns: what we can learn from Weibo star Li Jiaqi’s viral sticky egg ‘non-stick’ frying pan humiliation
4 ways luxury brands are failing Gen Z consumers – especially in China

As millennial consumers age and settle down, Gen Z is undoubtedly the next brand gold rush – but luxury brands need to up their game in to get ahead in China

28 Nov 2019 - 10:00AM

As millennial consumers age and settle down, Gen Z is undoubtedly the next brand gold rush – but luxury brands need to up their game in to get ahead in China

4 ways luxury brands are failing Gen Z consumers – especially in China
Why more wealthy Chinese aspire to a socialite lifestyle – and why Western luxury brands should take note

Today, the wealthy Chinese class is shifting from away from consuming things and towards consuming social and cultural experiences

21 Nov 2019 - 1:00PM

Today, the wealthy Chinese class is shifting from away from consuming things and towards consuming social and cultural experiences

Why more wealthy Chinese aspire to a socialite lifestyle – and why Western luxury brands should take note
China’s millennials and Gen Z are now looking beyond luxury brands in favour of lasting, meaningful experiences

Affluent Chinese spenders are today no longer content with flashing designer labels, instead preferring to spend on enriching experiences and personal growth

4 Nov 2019 - 3:00PM

Affluent Chinese spenders are today no longer content with flashing designer labels, instead preferring to spend on enriching experiences and personal growth

China’s millennials and Gen Z are now looking beyond luxury brands in favour of lasting, meaningful experiences
From ‘old’ Celine to ‘new’ Dior – what luxury fashion brands do China’s millennial girl bosses prefer?

Young, rich and empowered, China’s growing generation of ‘alpha female’ founders and CEOs seek to balance strength, grace and ‘ambition without the feminist filter’

6 Oct 2019 - 4:00PM

Young, rich and empowered, China’s growing generation of ‘alpha female’ founders and CEOs seek to balance strength, grace and ‘ambition without the feminist filter’

From ‘old’ Celine to ‘new’ Dior – what luxury fashion brands do China’s millennial girl bosses prefer?
Did Western brands like Givenchy and Sephora get the tone right on China’s National Day?

From limited edition T-shirts to themed lipsticks and garish red WeChat posts, did international brands exploit this moment of pride in the world’s largest marketplace?

4 Oct 2019 - 1:27PM

From limited edition T-shirts to themed lipsticks and garish red WeChat posts, did international brands exploit this moment of pride in the world’s largest marketplace?

Did Western brands like Givenchy and Sephora get the tone right on China’s National Day?
Can AI really help Western luxury brands win over China’s millennials and Gen Z?

While luxury names like Dior, Hermès and Gucci are beloved by China’s millennials and Gen Z, several Western companies underperform in China, for lack of an appropriate operating model – and that is where artificial intelligence for data analysis comes in.

17 Aug 2019 - 5:30AM

While luxury names like Dior, Hermès and Gucci are beloved by China’s millennials and Gen Z, several Western companies underperform in China, for lack of an appropriate operating model – and that is where artificial intelligence for data analysis comes in.

Can AI really help Western luxury brands win over China’s millennials and Gen Z?
What a Hong Kong tai tai likes to spend her money on – and how luxury brands can help

The ultra-wealthy wife is a savvy consumer who appreciates personalised care and great customer service, yet brands have largely neglected her. Here’s why they shouldn’t

26 Jul 2019 - 4:00PM

The ultra-wealthy wife is a savvy consumer who appreciates personalised care and great customer service, yet brands have largely neglected her. Here’s why they shouldn’t

What a Hong Kong tai tai likes to spend her money on – and how luxury brands can help
Chinese holidays that all the smart luxury brands need to be making the most of

Love days like 520 began as innocent gestures of affection, but have transformed into massive year round shopping festivals that savvy brands are leveraging

17 Jun 2019 - 5:53PM

Love days like 520 began as innocent gestures of affection, but have transformed into massive year round shopping festivals that savvy brands are leveraging

Chinese holidays that all the smart luxury brands need to be making the most of
Will WeChat’s new interactive feature bring the role of influencers to an end?

Mainland China’s top messaging app launches Good Product Circle – allowing luxury brands and retailers to drive sales directly through views of its one billion daily users

14 Jun 2019 - 2:00PM

Mainland China’s top messaging app launches Good Product Circle – allowing luxury brands and retailers to drive sales directly through views of its one billion daily users

Will WeChat’s new interactive feature bring the role of influencers to an end?
Are Chinese millennials willing to pay more for sustainable goods?

Reports suggest nation’s younger shoppers make ethical choices, buying goods, not for their status, but because of their quality and style

10 Jun 2019 - 6:07PM

Reports suggest nation’s younger shoppers make ethical choices, buying goods, not for their status, but because of their quality and style

Are Chinese millennials willing to pay more for sustainable goods?
Why are Chinese foreign students spending their parents’ money on London’s luxury brands?

Rich Chinese foreign students want to appear affluent and well-travelled, and London’s luxury brands know how to deliver

1 Jun 2019 - 4:00PM

Rich Chinese foreign students want to appear affluent and well-travelled, and London’s luxury brands know how to deliver

Why are Chinese foreign students spending their parents’ money on London’s luxury brands?
Why Cai Xukun and Yang Mi are still China's top celebrities

Boy band member Cai – in a row with a video company – and actress Yang – star of new variety show – are hottest topics of discussion on mainland social media platforms

28 May 2019 - 12:00PM

Boy band member Cai – in a row with a video company – and actress Yang – star of new variety show – are hottest topics of discussion on mainland social media platforms

Why Cai Xukun and Yang Mi are still China's top celebrities
Why now – amidst the US-China trade war – is the best time for top luxury brands

Bad financial results are often a sign of poor branding and innovation and creativity, but Louis Vuitton and Gucci’s strong mainland sales results show leading names can prosper

28 May 2019 - 10:26AM

Bad financial results are often a sign of poor branding and innovation and creativity, but Louis Vuitton and Gucci’s strong mainland sales results show leading names can prosper

Why now – amidst the US-China trade war – is the best time for top luxury brands
Why China’s hard-working millennials see luxury as their reward

While the West rejects the ‘spend more, earn more lifestyle’, many ‘996’ Chinese millennials see it as an inspiring career template

26 May 2019 - 10:00AM

While the West rejects the ‘spend more, earn more lifestyle’, many ‘996’ Chinese millennials see it as an inspiring career template

Why China’s hard-working millennials see luxury as their reward
As China’s super-rich ditch group tours for bespoke experiences, can its travel industry keep up?

Demand is growing among wealthy and adventurous Chinese travellers for specialised and curated overseas getaways in what is still a fledgling market

6 May 2019 - 12:00PM

Demand is growing among wealthy and adventurous Chinese travellers for specialised and curated overseas getaways in what is still a fledgling market

As China’s super-rich ditch group tours for bespoke experiences, can its travel industry keep up?
From Gucci to Dior: how luxury brands cleverly use social media like WeChat to engage the China market

Western companies are quickly adapting their online marketing strategies to connect with mainland millennials and Gen Zers so they feel more ‘involved’ in products

5 May 2019 - 2:00PM

Western companies are quickly adapting their online marketing strategies to connect with mainland millennials and Gen Zers so they feel more ‘involved’ in products

From Gucci to Dior: how luxury brands cleverly use social media like WeChat to engage the China market
Who are China’s biggest stars? R3’s celebrity index uses data to find out

A new celebrity index ranks China’s stars in terms of online influence

24 Apr 2019 - 4:00PM

A new celebrity index ranks China’s stars in terms of online influence

Who are China’s biggest stars? R3’s celebrity index uses data to find out
Niche luxury labels replace big-name brands as must-haves among China’s wealthy millennials

This generation of deep-pocketed consumers are driven by their quest for quality, distinctiveness and craftsmanship – all qualities that smaller bespoke names offer

23 Apr 2019 - 12:00PM

This generation of deep-pocketed consumers are driven by their quest for quality, distinctiveness and craftsmanship – all qualities that smaller bespoke names offer

Niche luxury labels replace big-name brands as must-haves among China’s wealthy millennials
How do Chinese influencers calculate their fees to market luxury items?

There are 6 key factors that KOLs consider to determine their asking price

14 Apr 2019 - 12:00PM

There are 6 key factors that KOLs consider to determine their asking price

How do Chinese influencers calculate their fees to market luxury items?
Opinion | Why AI is the best way for luxury brands to ‘understand’ millennials

As influential younger consumers increasingly disrupt the status quo of brands, firms must harness AI-based high-end strategies to gain insights so they can connect.

5 Apr 2019 - 2:37AM

As influential younger consumers increasingly disrupt the status quo of brands, firms must harness AI-based high-end strategies to gain insights so they can connect.

Why AI is the best way for luxury brands to ‘understand’ millennials
Why are Chinese millennial women obsessed with having perfect skin?

Spending on skin improvement products and procedures has risen to previously unthinkable levels among nation’s women aged 22 to 33

24 Mar 2019 - 12:48AM

Spending on skin improvement products and procedures has risen to previously unthinkable levels among nation’s women aged 22 to 33

Why are Chinese millennial women obsessed with having perfect skin?