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.
A year after getting kicked off Nasdaq, former unicorn Luckin Coffee is still delivering cheap coffee in China.
The Olympics may have been delayed, but we saw a gold medal dive from Luckin Coffee’s shares. Its fraud is a cautionary tale—but about what?
Who is Luckin chairman Charles Lu, and why is he still running the show after the company admitted to major revenue fraud?
Lawyer of these Luckin investors said it is the first time investors have tried to hold a company accountable in China for fraud perpetrated on US markets.
Information asymmetries between tech-focused Chinese companies and US investors makes it easy for dishonest managers to lie to investors.
Luckin’s impending implosion has led to a lot of soul-searching with many questioning the environment that allowed Luckin to thrive.
Chinese-style noodle chain restaurants first became tech investor darlings in 2021 when the industry faced tightened regulation.
After Luckin Coffee’s spectacular admission of fraud, more Chinese companies are finding themselves in the crosshairs of regulators and short sellers.
After Luckin touched off a short-selling bonanza, e-commerce and edtech are winning, but what about everyone else?