celebrities

Nov 25, 2021

Should brands distance themselves from ‘controversial’ celebrities?

Chinese consumers tend to turn themselves into brand representatives. So if companies abruptly terminate their partnerships with celebrities, shoppers feel betrayed by them.

Sep 22, 2021

Why China’s war on celebrities could actually benefit brands

Beijing's ongoing crackdown on celebrity and fan culture has seen brands searching for ambassadors who are less likely to attract controversy, such as subject matter experts, athletes, and mature influencers.

Aug 4, 2017

Why do some Chinese KOLs spur buzz but have no commercial impact?

Because posts containing only a combination of hashtags can be quite meaningless.

Jun 20, 2016

Legends, icons, brands and the rise of the ‘meh generation’

Where are the cultural icons of tomorrow?

Jan 5, 2015

New rules for China’s brand ambassadors

As China moves to outlaw ridiculous celebrity endorsement claims, brands will need to learn new marketing tactics.

Aug 28, 2013

Commercial Radio Hong Kong hosts 54th anniversary bash

Commercial Radio Hong Kong celebrated its 54th birthday at the Mira Hotel in Tsim Sha Tsui on 26 August with many of its DJ hosts, celebrities and staff dressing in green to support the "Low Carbon 30" green campaign theme. The event featured a sharkfin-free dinner menu and was broadcast live on 881903.com and the Hong Kong Toolbar online platform.