It’s quite reasonable to be confused about how exactly Tmall and Taobao are structured. Did you know that the two platforms mean completely different things to consumers versus business owners? Here’s a simple animation explaining that in 90 seconds.
In this live Q&A with Josh Gardner and FashionEx founder Amelie Mongrain, a participant asked, “Since it’s such a large ecosystem, do you focus on the manufacturing side or all across? Have you been able to monetize?”
Amelie Mongrain is a co-founder of FashionEx Shanghai. She was one of the first ever foreign entrepreneurs here. She first arrived in China as fashion professor and has succeeded as a serial entrepreneur.
In this Q&A, she talks about her experience creating a fashion community in China.