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Why Tesco struggled to crack China

Why Tesco struggled to crack China | Buss4 2014 | Scoop.it
With nearly 1.4 billion people, China is the biggest consumer market in the world. Yet the supermarket giant Tesco has found it tough to crack the market.

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McNally's curator insight, October 5, 2013 8:44 AM

Explaination of Tesco's decision to sell its Chinese business into a new joint venture with CRE. Left with a 20% stake and had to invest £300m+ into the JV; but at least it limits Tesco's losses in China.

Mr Jones's curator insight, January 29, 2014 6:43 AM

Why has it taken Tesco 10 year to refine its strategy? What advantages do they hope for from the new approach? Who paid who in the creation of this new joint venture?

 

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A nice short summary here of Tesco's decision to sell its Chinese business into a new joint venture with CRE. Left with a 20% stake and had to invest £300m+ into the JV; but at least it limits Tesco's losses in China and enables it to focus attention back here in the UK.

Sheron Karunatilake's curator insight, May 10, 2014 3:56 PM

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China’s Economy - A Quick Overview for Business Students

Many A Level Business Students have been challenged to develop their understanding of the Chinese economy in the context of developments in emerging markets. In this blog entry, we'll provide an overview of the key economic indicators for China.

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