16 Nov '12, 6am

Daigou, a novel e-commerce business model, is shaping up to be a significant Chinese export

Daigou is a Chinese phrase that roughly means “buying on behalf of”. It is a free-to-use web service that purchases goods overseas at the request of users. To start the ball rolling, consumers can indicate on the website what their desired product is. Once the payment is made, Daigou agents would make the purchase overseas and ship the product back to the users’ countries.

Full article: http://sgentrepreneurs.com/2012/11/16/daigou-sites-becomi...

Tweets

Twitter's Business Model In A Nutshell

gilesbowkett.blogspot.com 16 Nov '12, 11pm

"We built it, and that drew an audience, so we'll monetize the audience, even though it'll drive them away. The audience i...

"Promoting a Chinese Brand…to the Chinese" -- W...

online.wsj.com 17 Nov '12, 8pm

Growing up in France, you can't help but develop a taste for fine food and luxury products. Raphael le Masne de Chermont s...

#Pinterest for Business Is Here

searchenginejournal.com 16 Nov '12, 3pm

We now have two sets of terms—one for people and one for businesses . The business terms help guide businesses on how to u...

#RollingJubilee is more than debt: It's a model...

grist.org 16 Nov '12, 1am

Today, Occupy Wall Street launches the “Rolling Jubilee,” something the group is calling a “People’s Bailout.” Basically: ...