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This week: Infographic: What Consumers Want From Your Ecommerce Website, Alibaba Founder Jack Ma Urges Young People To Help Solve Both Hong Kong and Global Problems and Make Everyday Operations More Efficient with Co-op Online Banking

Summer is coming, or here – can you believe my son is 4 years old tomorrow? And GFA will be 5 years old in October. Time is flying, and I have to say, I am enjoying it more than ever! Also, stay tuned next week for a summer special offer from GFA.

Welcome to GFA Pulse #174

Business Help & Opportunity
Looking for someone who knows any health and wellness product distributors in China.​
Product Distributor 

Infographic: What Consumers Want From Your Ecommerce Website
Which ecommerce website elements are most important to consumers? What should brands focus time, energy, and budget on improving? Find out what your online store needs to convert visitors into sales in this new infographic.

Business News From Around Asia

Jack Ma, founder and executive chairman of e-commerce giant Alibaba Group, urged young people in the city to look beyond Hong Kong and think about how to solve global problems as he received an honorary doctoral degree from the University of Hong Kong on Friday.

Make Everyday Operations More Efficient with Co-op Online Banking
Co-op Bank CIB Solution is a custom-tailored banking services platform for corporations. This platform extends online banking services on a financial level to corporate entities to ease their day-to-day operations.

From the Global From Asia Media Desk

This week’s podcast

This week, we have Roland and Mike sharing about the moka pots are FINALLY ready to ship – since maybe September/October we have been talking about this product. A mistake also slipped through the cracks, we dealt with it – sooner than later- and are shipping these bad boys to Amazon FBA.

Gone are the days you have to cross borders and fly to China just to make a transaction. These transactions can now be done online, along with finding a supplier, signing a contract, and paying for your supplies. China has become virtually closer to importers through various technologies.

Ace Estrada II, president of Kingpinning Corporation and Vivixx Corporation. Kingpinning conducts a series of paid Commerce courses (workshops and masterminds). They’ve done 6 so far since May 2017. Vivixx is a Philippine-government certified school that teaches technical-vocational courses.

Ecommerce Island Philippines

This service includes a video call before, during, and after the visit, as well as a detailed audit report with photographs. Lone Star has a template for the audit report and also includes a section that is determined by you.

Guided Imports is looking for an ambitious and energetic Business Development Manager to help them expand their clientele. You will be at the front of the company and will have the dedication to create and apply an effective sales strategy that benefits their growth.

Right after the Cross border Summit – we took a few people for an additional (ie upsell!) trip to the Canton Fair. It was the first time we have tried adding a trip after the summit, and while we were tired it was well worth thatt extra time talking to these participants who wanted to get that extra China experience and visit at the Canton fair.

Sent May 24, 2018

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