Briefing: Starbucks China rival Luckin upsizes US IPO to raise $561 million

Starbucks' China challenger Luckin raises $561 million in U.S. IPO: sources -…


Briefing: WeChat challenger Toilet pivots to e-commerce, rebrands as Haoji

Failed anonymous chat app is pivoting to social shopping - South China Morning…


Customers of Luckin Coffee wait in line to place their order at the counter in Pudong, Shanghai on April 4, 2019. (Image Credit: TechNode/Eugene Tang)

Luckin reportedly seeking Ele.me tie-up for deliveries amid profit pressures

Customers of Luckin Coffee wait in line in Pudong, Shanghai on April 4, 2019.…


Briefing: Starbucks China challenger Luckin aiming for $586.5 million IPO

Starbucks' China rival Luckin seeks to raise up to $586.5 million in IPO -…


Rising popularity of plastic surgery lifts So-Young's Nasdaq IPO

(Image credit: So-Young) Share prices for So-Young International surged 31.9%…


Tencent's short-video app Yoo rebrands as Hotpot Video

(Image credit: Hotpot Video/Bailey Hu) Douyin and Kuaishou may currently…


What is new retail? A guide to the frontier

Hema Xiansheng (Image Credit: TechNode) A version of this article originally…


Dating app Tantan removed from Android app stores

Users can swipe the screen right to "like" the match, and swipe left to "pass"'…


Why Wechat mini-programs are the cutting edge of e-commerce

Luxury brand Dior has a special mini-program for gift cards, offering cards…


Briefing: Starbucks is well-positioned for long-term growth in China - CEO

Starbucks is well-positioned for long-term growth in China, CEO says……