January 18 – Gome Electrical Appliances Holding Ltd (HKG: 0493), China's second largest chain store by revenue, plans to open 100 stores focused on sportswear and sports equipment over the next 5 years.
January 18 – Guangzhou Grandbuy Co (SHE: 002187) said it plans to boost its revenue to ¥50 billion from ¥16 billion in 2010 within 5 years.
January 18 – China's retail sales will grow 18% to break the ¥15 trillion threshold in 2010, predicted commerce ministry spokesman Yao Jian. The 3,000 major retailers tracked by the ministry reported a 19% increase in sales in December, 0.4 percentage points faster than a month earlier, according to Yao.
January 17 – Shanghai Metersbonwe Fashion & Accessories Co (SHE: 002269) aims to sell ¥100 billion of clothes online by 2020, said chairman Zhou Jiancheng.
January 14 – China Resources Vanguard Shop, a supermarket chain operated by China Resources Enterprise Ltd (HKG: 0291) plans to open 400 stores in 2011.
January 13 – The prices of domestically made vehicles in the 36 largest cities were down 0.15% month on month and up 1.48% year on year in December, according to the National Development and Reform Commission.
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