Jul 19, 2021

Mainland China brands ascendant in Asia's Top 1000 Brands

ASIA's TOP 1000 BRANDS: WeChat, Didi Chuxing and Huawei enter Asia's top 100 brands as mainland China contributes major growth for both traditional and digital-native brands.

May 10, 2021

The untapped wealth of WeChat data for brands

Brands are not fully realising the opportunity of both capturing and actioning on WeChat's many data touchpoints, with much data sitting unused in third-party systems. The data and consulting director at Artefact advises how to unlock WeChat's data dam.

Jan 20, 2021

WeChat doubled ecommerce sales in China in 2020

Chinese messaging giant facilitated nearly US$250 billion in ecommerce transactions in 2020, as more brands turned to social media to derive revenue during Covid-19.

Sep 29, 2020

What impact will the WeChat ban have on international brands?

The proposed ban could bar MNCs from using an important channel at a time when their influence in China is already waning, according to Kantar's global strategy director for BrandZ.

Aug 17, 2020

Tencent scores a big Q2 before Trump’s WeChat ban plan

Gaming and social advertising revenue surged during Tencent's second quarter, but media ad revenue took a hit.