SF Express shutters grocery stores amid slowing e-commerce growth

(Image credit: SF Express) Chinese logistics company SF Express is shrinking…


Appetite for food-delivery apps wanes among small restaurant owners

Chi Hongwei, owner of a wonton restaurant, checks stock after business hours.…


AI may solve Meituan's offline headaches

Image credit: Meituan The party is over for China’s second-generation tech…


Meituan to invest $1.7 billion in push to digitize merchant partners

Chinese lifestyle services giant Meituan announced this week that it would…


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Briefing: Luckin Coffee rumored to seek Hong Kong IPO

Exclusive: Luckin Coffee Seeks Initial Public Offering in Hong Kong - Equal…


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Restaurants face higher costs as food-delivery platforms hike fees, again

Some of China's leading fast-food delivery platforms will hike fees they…


Lifestyle app Meituan's crime-busting unit sends around 90 to police

Meituan Dianping, a Chinese mega lifestyle app, has sent 89 people to the…


Alibaba merges its two food delivery platforms Ele.me and Koubei

Alibaba has announced that it has merged two of its food delivery services…


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Dianping employee fired for revealing payroll wins compensation from court

In late 2014, Dianping cut off ties with an employee in Nanjing for allegedly…