Groupon Launches In China Under The Name Gaopeng.com

Posted Feb 28, 2011

Groupon has launched in China under the name Gaopeng.com. The website will initially cover Beijing and Shanghai. Tencent Holdings and Yunfeng Capital are investors in Gaopeng. Yunfeng Capital is a private equity fund started by Alibaba.com Chairman Jack Ma. Some of Gaopeng.com’s competitors include Lashou.com and Meituan.com. [Bloomberg]