[SINGAPORE] When diaper maker DSG International (Thailand) wants to know what its customers are thinking, it often turns to Lazada, an e-commerce firm majority-owned by Alibaba Group Holding.

INDIA is tightening quality controls for consumer and capital goods, officials say, a move that follows calls to curb cheap imports from China amid diplomatic tensions between the world's two...

[BENGALURU] Nike Inc posted its slowest quarterly sales growth in nearly seven years in the face of intensifying competition from Adidas AG and said it expects a further drop in revenue from North...

[FRANKFURT] Consumer goods group Henkel plans to roll out new beauty products in major markets France and Italy to bolster business after its second quarter growth in organic sales was the weakest in...

MERGERS and acquisitions (M&As) among the top 50 consumer goods giants have fallen sharply from US$226 billion in 2015 to US$50 billion in 2016, based on a report by OC&C Strategy Consultants.