Sequoia Capital Archives - Inside Retail Asia
Southeast Asian non-franchise grab-and-go beverage retailer Kopi Kenangan has raised US$109 million in Series B funding led by the firm’s existing investor, Sequoia Capital.
Starbucks is to partner with investment company Sequoia Capital to invest in new technologies which will propel the company’s digital innovation in Mainland China.
Singaporean startup PerroMart has developed an online-to-offline solution for pet owners blending products, advice, accessories and even vet care and grooming.
Chinese maternal and child-care social-shopping site Beidian has attracted US$126 million in funding from leading investment firms.
Indian online classifieds site Quikr has bought refurbished goods marketplace Zefo, headquartered in Bangalore.
Online marketplace Zilingo has raised US$226 million in its recent Series D funding.
Singapore online fashion market Zilingo has achieved capital investment of $226 million in a new funding round.
Chinese e-commerce startup Pinduoduo is seeking US$1 billion in a US IPO, going head to head with industry giants such as Alibaba.
Vending machine/c-store concept Bianli24 plans fast roll-out into tier 3 and 4 cities across China.
JD.com has entered into a strategic partnership with agriculture eCommerce company Yimutian.
Chinese online cosmetics retailer Jumei.com plans to seek $600 million by listing in the US. The retailer has reportedly hired Credit Suisse Group AG and Goldman Sachs Group to manage its IPO which could value it $3 billion. Based in Beijing, Jumei.com, which offers cosmetics brands such as Lancome and Dior, has been backed by US venture capital company Sequoia Capital and K2 Ventures. Jumei.com is not the first Chinese online retailer planning to list in the US. JD.com has already file…