Alibaba teams up with 20 big brands to fight fraught by Tom Marling in AIM Group 19 Jan 2017 China’s ecommerce giant Alibaba rolled out a new anti-counterfeiting initiative in partnership with 20 global consumer goods brands that use its platform, including Louis Vuitton, Huawei, Mars and Samsung. This article is only available to AIM Group clients. Please subscribe now or log in to view. Share alibabataobao Tom Marling Tom is a PhD candidate in Chinese History at Hong Kong Baptist University, and former PR consultant in Mainland China. He joined the AIM Group in 2016 as a writer/analyst.