Digital solution

Case Study: Cartoon Characters Rejuvenate Chinese Cuisine

Background: Dongfang Jibai (东方既白), the first Chinese cuisine chain store introduced by the Yum Group, the brother brand of KFC, Pizza Hut, and Taco Bell, is targeting Generation Z (born in 1995-2009) with traditional Chinese cuisine. With Gen Z who are always hunting for novelty being the main consumption force, the brand “rejuvenation” is becoming […]

Case Study: From Study In to With: ENZ Launches New Website

Background: Education New Zealand (‘ENZ’) is the New Zealand government’s official agency for International Education. The Study with New Zealand digital transformation project is a key part of ENZ’s business strategy for the evolution of the New Zealand education brand, in line with the Strategic Recovery Plan for International Education, which aims to diversify our […]

Case Study: Happy 1-Year Birthday to NauMai NZ Mini Programme

  It’s been a year since Education New Zealand Manapou ki te Ao (ENZ) launched the NauMai NZ WeChat Mini Programme. This is the first Mini Programme launched by a government agency with a strong focus on improving the student experience for international students. NauMai NZ is a ‘one-stop-shop’ digital platform to inform, support and […]

UMS is hiring Marketing & Sales Executives and Marketing Managers

UMS is hiring in China! If you are excited about digital led smart solutions, fascinated by innovative ideas and want to work in a digital-savvy team, come and join us! We are looking for Marketing & Sales Executives and Marketing Managers in UMS Shanghai and Ningbo office. 🌟You are an excellent writer, or a videographer. […]

Happy Halloween!

  Happy Halloween! The UMS team has decorated the office to celebrate the spooky season! We like to get together on occasions such as these to unwind and spend time together as a group. We even got some Halloween themed cupcakes to share!  

Case Study: Digital Exhibition Centre advances businesses to exhibit 24/7

Background: Traditionally, international companies heavily rely on offline channels such as visitation, exhibition and face to face meetings, etc. to make businesses happen. However, with traditional channels disturbed by the Covid-19 pandemic, it has become difficult for international businesses to connect and gain exposure to the Chinese market. Unsurprisingly, digitalisation for B2B industries has greatly […]

Don’t leave out WeChat Channels in the age of videos

In January 2020, WeChat launched a new feature called Channels (video accounts) and has been elevating its digital capabilities gradually. To date, it enables brands and users to release images, videos, live stream, and even sell products.   Why 1. Channels is a key feature within WeChat’s ecosystem where “private traffic” is a trending strategy adopted […]

Case Study: Swissmem launches online experience during China’s CIMT

Challenge Swissmem is the leading association for Switzerland’s mechanical and electrical engineering industries (MEM industries) and related technology­-oriented sectors. Swissmem enhances the competitiveness of its 1,200 member companies both onshore and abroad by representing their political interests effectively and providing needs-based services, targeted networking, and market­ oriented basic and advanced training for MEM industry employees. […]

Case Study: Bridging NZ Winegrowers and Chinese Customers Digitally on Mini Program

UMS has worked with New Zealand Winegrowers to launch a game changing WeChat Mini Program which acts as a bridge for businesses, wine lovers and consumers to connect with the brand and its offerings.   Challenge New Zealand Winegrowers is the national organisation for the country’s grape and wine sector, with over 600 grower members […]

Case Study: ENZ Mini Program leads the education space

Background NauMai NZ (‘Nau mai’, the Māori phrase meaning invitation and welcome) was launched in May 2019, a global site built to support New Zealand international students’ well-being and provide useful information. Today, it continues to support New Zealand international students by acting as a key source of timely and accurate information during the COVID-19 […]