Bryce Whitwam

Jun 20, 2023

From China to the world: C-beauty eyes global expansion

SHANGHAI ZHAN PODCAST: Riding a hype wave and a reputational shift, Chinese beauty is at the cusp of becoming the next big industry trendsetter. Can it surpass the challenges to exert the cultural influence of K- or J-beauty?

Jun 5, 2023

Creative alchemy: Ogilvy's Chris Reitermann dives ...

SHANGHAI ZHAN PODCAST: AI promises to usher a transformative change across industries. Chris Reitermann, co-CEO, Ogilvy Asia and CEO of Ogilvy, Greater China, discusses its magical potential for advertising and its harmonious symphony with human creativity.

Mar 7, 2023

China’s outdoor market set to keep growth in ...

SHANGHAI ZHAN PODCAST: Camping, hiking and other domestic travel activities accelerated during the last three years. Mathew Jung, Greater China GM for German outdoor brand, Jack Wolfskin, is confident this growth will continue.

Jan 4, 2023

More tangible brand connections are needed in ...

SHANGHAI ZHAN PODCAST: With the end of zero-Covid policies in China, brands should look for more meaningful consumer connections that help to resolve potential anxieties, says China insights expert, Julien Lapka, Founder of Inner Chapter.

Dec 7, 2022

Expect traditional Chinese retail to bounce back in ...

SHANGHAI ZHAN PODCAST: Kantar Worldpanel Greater China managing director Jason Yu says traditional retailers are beginning to catch up to online with the advantage of a full immersive shopping experience.

Nov 16, 2022

Authenticity reigns supreme for Chinese brands ...

SHANGHAI ZHAN PODCAST: The CEO of, which helps Chinese brands manage influencers abroad, says social media users are hyper-aware of those espousing messages they don’t believe in.