Why Alibaba’s Singles Day is a meaningless shopping event Photo: Bloomberg Tim Culpan November 12, 2018 PremiumThe World’s Largest Single-Day Shopping Festival has come and gone. And more records have been set. Continue reading this story with a subscription to DealStreetAsia. Subscribe Already a subscriber? Log in Should your colleagues be reading this article too? Contact us for corporate subscriptions at firstname.lastname@example.org.