This week: Pinduoduo’s Temu marks another high-profile entry in the e-commerce market from a Chinese tech giant.

Sandra Peter (Sydney Business Insights) and Kai Riemer (Digital Futures Research Group) meet once a week to put their own spin on news that is impacting the future of business in The Future, This Week.

The stories this week

The most downloaded obscure shopping app you’ve never heard of

The new ecommerce platform Temu’s low prices shipping direct from China

Pinduoduo has launched international cross-border e-commerce presence aiming to sell Chinese products to foreign buyers

Shein and Temu challengers with low prices

Pinduoduo’s expansion outside China

Our previous episodes on ChinaTech the rise of TikTok, Xiaohongshu (Little RED Book) and live-streaming sales

Our episode of The Unlearn Project on how TikTok is changing the way we consume music 

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