-Marianne Hussey/managing partner/Clearview Group/New York
"[They] need to move quickly and with their eyes open. The increasingly affluent Chinese consumers are very brand-conscious and establishing brand identity is extremely important. The Chinese are in the process of building and developing their own brand names."
-Hoyt Purvis/professor of journalism and international relations/University of Arkansas/ Fayetteville, Ark.
"I see little evidence that U.S. companies are really taking seriously the emergence of China as a marketing force. For too long, China has been the 'Red Untouchable' and now it's time to grab onto a newly open, multi-billion commerce partner."
-Alan Binder/ marketing manager/Hansen Beverage Co./Corona, Calif.
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