Luckin joins Starbucks in blurring boundaries between coffee and tea

Yang Fei, co-founder and CMO of Luckin (Image credit: Luckin) Luckin Coffee has…


Starbucks, Freshippo 'Star Kitchen' tie-up opens in Beijing as delivery catches on

(Image credit: Alibaba Group) Starbucks and Alibaba’s tech-powered grocery…


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Luckin Coffee warns of fraudsters using its brand name to dupe investors and franchisees

Luckin Coffee has released an official statement regarding the recent cases of…


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Alibaba kicks off 10th anniversary 11.11 Global Shopping Festival

On October 19, e-commerce giant Alibaba formally kicked off this year’s 11.11…


Briefing: Starbucks to expand delivery service to 9 other cities in China

星巴克专星送(TM)上线“足月” - PR Newswire What happened: Starbucks will officially bring…


Ele.me starts delivering Starbucks almost two months after official announcement

Starbucks’s official online delivery store was launched on Ele.me Wednesday,…


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China’s coffee war moves up a notch as Luckin and Tencent ink strategic agreement

Bejing-based Luckin Coffee and internet giant Tencent have entered into a…


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…