Alibaba 16th Anniversary Now!
Alibaba Group was established in 1999 by 18 people led by Jack Ma, a former English teacher fromHangzhou, China. From the outset, the company’s founders shared a belief that the Internet would level the playing field by enabling small enterprises to leverage innovation and technology to grow and compete more effectively in the domestic and global economies.
1. Get used to rejection
2. Keep your dream alive
3. Focus on culture
4. Ignore the #LittleMan
5. Get inspired
6. Stay focused
7. Have a good name
8. Customers are #1
9. Don’t complain, look for opportunities
10. Have passion
Since launching its first website helping small Chinese exporters, manufacturers and entrepreneurs to sell internationally, Alibaba Group has grown into a global leader in online and mobile commerce. Today the company and its related companies operate leading wholesale and retail online marketplaces as well as Internet-based businesses offering advertising and marketing services, electronic payment, cloud-based computing and network services and mobile solutions, among others.
HISTORY AND MILESTONES
In 1999, Alibaba Group is established by its 18 founders, led by Jack Ma, working out of Jack Ma’s apartment in Hangzhou. Its first website is English-language Alibaba.com, a global wholesale marketplace.
Alibaba Group goes public on the New York Stock Exchange on September, 2014. The largest initial public offering in U.S. history.
16 Years has been passed, many companies get sucess on Alibaba.com. Alibaba’s Mission has not been changed. To make it easy to do business anywhere.
NCO eCommerce :
Retailers may lead business sectors in the adoption of Internet of Things technologies in coming years, with spending in the field projected to hit $2.5 billion by 2020, according to Juniper Research. The IoT push will be driven by the adoption of beacons and RFID tags (Radio Frequency Identification) that help retailers improve asset management, make timely price adjustments and target consumers via portable devices, the report notes.
NCO eCommerce, Sept 7 2015.