A year after getting kicked off Nasdaq, former unicorn Luckin Coffee is still delivering cheap coffee in China.
Leadership tumult at Luckin appears to be ongoing even as it moves forward with new business developments, including inviting franchise partners.
TikTok is planning to roll out a livestream shopping feature, coffee chain Luckin filed for bankruptcy in the US, Vipshop.com is fined RMB 3 million.
Pinduoduo is under fire again for deleting pictures from a user’s photo album without consent. Luckin opens up to franchises in lower-tier cities.
Ele.me is criticized for its treatment of the family of a deliveryman who died on the job. The US may ban American investors from Alibaba and Tencent.
Alibaba restructures its local services to better compete with Meituan. Nayuki Tea and Dingdong Maicai go public.
In this episode, the guys are joined SCMP’s Josh Ye to discuss China’s gaming industry. They go over recent regulations, misconceptions, among others.
ByteDance joins the annual Spring Festival marketing blowout. Alipay prepares for the 2021 red envelope war. Edtech attracts more investment.
JD.com’s logistics arm sets a price target for its IPO. Tencent, JD.com, and Alibaba’s new food recommendation app.
A new round of consolidation in China’s community grocery delivery market is wiping out all but the largest players.