Amazon should be respected
On May 21, Ma, chairman of Alibaba’s board of directors, was asked again about the competition with Amazon in an exclusive interview with Bloomberg Television. Ma said that Amazon was “a successful and respected electrician company,” but said Alibaba is not an electrician. Alibaba is for the small and medium enterprises to give, e-commerce infrastructure builders. ”
“Our job is to encourage more companies to become Amazon, and we look forward to seeing them succeed so that our employees will believe that e-commerce is going, so I spend very little time studying how we compete with Amazon, But to study what we can learn from the Amazon to give power for small businesses, is the best thing in the Internet industry.
For Ali’s new retail business, Ma said that in the past 15 to 20 years, Alibaba in the retail industry grew rapidly, the company from the first day of the establishment of the purpose is to make the world no hard business, Alibaba do not want to be “new Retail industry “to combat the” old retail industry “, but want to use technology, large data and the power of the market to promote online and offline growth. Ma said that he has accepted the invitation of the Secretary-General of the United Nations and will continue to serve as a special adviser to the United Nations Conference on Small and Medium-sized Enterprises, with the strength of science and technology and the wisdom of entrepreneurs to help small businesses and young people grow up. Ma said, “I think the world from large companies to small companies to transfer.
Small companies mean entrepreneurial spirit. I am very concerned about the small business and entrepreneurial spirit. I think this is the solution to this century problem: creation, innovation and creativity. If you are a small business, you are not innovative enough, you have no chance. I believe this is the future of business in this century. “