Meituan faces a profit squeeze as Chinese regulators order platforms to cut fees to help small businesses.
Meituan becomes the latest Chinese tech major to begin large-scale layoffs. Companies are replacing veteran employees with cheaper new hands.
For millions stuck in Shanghai, purchasing daily goods has become a hassle. Community group buying has revived, thanks to its flexibility.
Celebrities dominate livestream e-commerce sales pitches in China. But smaller-scale presenters are on the rise.