We tried Qu Xiaomian, the new noodle chain from the founder of Luckin. It looks to us like it’s just another noodle shop in a crowded market.
‘If there’s anything to be learned about Luckin Coffee, it’s that there’s always more than meets the eye.’ Luckin skeptic Michael Norris has more questions.
Luckin Coffee’s multi-billion-dollar collapse should alert investors to a “New China Hustle”—risks of falsified growth and management acting in bad faith.
Washington is threatening delisting for Chinese companies if they don’t comply with tighter audit rules. But there’s still room for a deal.
The celebrity CMO is absent from corporate filings and press conferences of the newly public company whose growth he’s credited with jump-starting.
A web of CAR Inc and UCAR personnel, resources and investors are behind Luckin’s expansion.
Growth guru Yang Fei says Luckin can make profits from free coffees
More and more fast-growing startups are headed to IPO while hemorrhaging money.
Coffee unicorn’s US listing is a good time to check your FOMO and dig into the numbers
If China’s coffee market continues to expand, there may be room for two, possibly even more, big coffee purveyors.