China Tech Talk 56: China coffee wars revisited: Luckin vs Starbaba

This week, John and Matt look at the recent developments in China's…


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Luckin says Alibaba deal doesn't make Starbucks new retail

Founder of “new retail” startup Luckin Coffee—whose fast rise has been based on…


Starbucks enters strategic partnership with Alibaba to fend off Luckin rivalry

China’s caffeine war is percolating. Starbucks announced today that it has…


After rumors of Starbucks coffee delivery, Luckin Coffee launches food delivery

China’s “new retail” startup Luckin Coffee announced today to accelerate and…


Starbucks said to strike back at Luckin with coffee delivery by Ele.me

Starbucks said to deliver coffee in tie-up with Alibaba’s Ele.me —SCMP What…


Luckin Coffee

How Luckin Coffee is reforming China’s coffee culture

A former tech executive who drinks three to five cups of coffee each day —…


Luckin Coffee

'New retail' coffee startup Luckin completes $200 million A round

China’s fast-growing “new retail” startup and purveyor of coffee Luckin has…


Luckin Coffee

With rumored Series A, Luckin Coffee may become China's first coffee unicorn

China’s new popular coffee brand Luckin Coffee may just become another unicorn…


Luckin Coffee exits soft launch, trying to poach top Starbucks staff

Luckin Coffee (瑞幸咖啡), a new coffee brand the “new retail professional…


China Tech Talk 46: Internet business models disrupt China's coffee market: Luckin Coffee

John and Matt discuss the power of examining first principles in an…