Every year retailers across the UK eagerly await Golden Week, a small window following London fashion week and pre-Christmas, which has long been established as the industry’s bumper season. Throughout the Golden Week period, wealthy Chinese shoppers traditionally flock to
Cultural mediation via App: Alipay launches Chinese ‘travel guide’ for the Viktualienmarkt in Munich
Alipay, the world's leading mobile and online payment platform, introduced its new in-app "Travel Guide" service to the traditional Munich Viktualienmarkt. Chinese tourists can now use the Alipay app to access a wealth of information on the culture and history
Adyen, the payments platform of choice for the world’s leading companies, today expanded its partnership with the world’s largest third-party mobile and online payment platform, Alipay, to enable retailers worldwide to easily accept non-cash payments from Chinese customers in store.
Chinese visitors could shell out over £11m in London alone over the coming week, as tourists flock to the capital to welcome in the year of the Rooster. According to the latest data from Worldpay, department stores and high-end boutiques could
Spending by Chinese consumers set to bring a welcome boost to London’s luxury retailers, Worldpay reports
With Chinese national holiday Golden Week beginning on Wednesday (1 October 2014) London’s premium retailers are set for an influx of big spending visitors looking to take advantage of the city’s unrivalled designer stores and tax free shopping. Figures from Worldpay, Great