Posts Tagged: FTuan

China's daily deals market 2013

China’s Daily Deals Market Hits $1.7 Billion in Q1, Not So Fragmented Any More

It’s time to check back in with China’s massive daily deals industry and see how all the Groupon-like sites are progressing in Q...

  • May 27, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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China daily deals market share 2012

Huge Consolidation of Market Share in China’s Daily Deals Sector [CHARTS]

We’ve been seeing China’s hotly-contested daily deals industry settle down a bit in the past year – and now new data for 2...

  • November 22, 2012
  • at 4:35 pm
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Groupon China’s New Owner Nets $40 Million in Funding for Daily Deals Expansion

You might recall that in June of this year, Groupon China was merged with larger daily deals rival FTuan into a company called GroupNet. And...

  • October 26, 2012
  • at 9:53 pm
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Let’s Not Get Excited About the Gaopeng-FTuan Merger, Guys

There’s been an awful lot of discussion recently about the Gaopeng (Groupon)-FTuan merger announced earlier this week. It’s big ...

  • June 28, 2012
  • at 9:00 pm
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Rumor: China’s Groupon Business to Merge with FTuan

The long-running saga over the fate of Gaopeng, Groupon’s (NASDAQ:GRPN) joint-venture in China (with Tencent) is not over yet, with th...

  • June 21, 2012
  • at 2:00 pm
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Daily Deals Market in China Sees Groupon Failing Badly, Movie Tickets in Demand

Group-buy aggregators and analysts Dataotuan are back in action, tracking 125 deals sites throughout January to find the latest trends among...

  • February 24, 2012
  • at 1:00 pm
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China’s Top 20 Daily Deals Sites – and Who Has the Hottest Deals?

In updated stats from group buy deal aggregator DaTaoTuan which go right up to the end of August, we get a new snapshot of China’s fra...

  • October 1, 2011
  • at 11:00 am
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China Digest – 8 Jul

Here you can find some interesting startup news from China, not only in its capital, Beijing, but also other startup hubs such as Shanghai, ...

  • July 8, 2011
  • at 10:52 am
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In China’s Daily Deals Market, You Now Need $32+ Million Monthly Revenue to Be a Player

We’re following China’s daily deals market very closely, digging into quarterly market share data as soon as we can get our hands on it....

  • February 8, 2013
  • at 10:12 pm
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Groupon China Rumored to Bring Daily Deals into WeChat App

Now that Groupon’s (NASDAQ:GRPN) official China site, Gaopeng, is effectively controlled by Tencent, the country’s biggest web c...

  • November 15, 2012
  • at 3:00 pm
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China’s E-Commerce King Now Top in Daily Deals Too [CHARTS]

New market share stats for China’s fragmented daily deals market in 2012 Q2 in China show the strongest sites consolidating their lead...

  • August 9, 2012
  • at 4:30 pm
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OFFICIAL: Groupon’s China Business Merges With FTuan

Exactly as we’d heard was about to happen in recent rumors, it has just been announced officially that Groupon’s (NASDAQ:GRPN) j...

  • June 26, 2012
  • at 9:35 pm
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Rumor: Groupon in China to be Acquired by FTuan, Sold Out by Its Joint-Venture Partner

Groupon’s (NASDAQ:GRPN) daily deals site for China, Gaopeng, which is run as a joint-venture with Tencent (HKG:0700), looks like it is...

  • May 1, 2012
  • at 2:30 pm
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Meituan is China’s King of the Deals, Ending 2011 On a High

The Chinese group-buying site Meituan has ended 2011 as the market leader in this highly competitive sector in the month of December. And so...

  • January 19, 2012
  • at 12:15 pm
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It’s a Deal! FTuan Snags $60 Million in Funding, Kaixin Partnership

Chinese group buy site FTuan has confirmed, by way of its CEO, Lin Ning, that it has secured US$60 million in third-round funding. With 2,00...

  • September 30, 2011
  • at 11:30 am
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