Koubei is a local services platform that offers classifieds and discussion forums to find and share information on restaurants and local stores. Read more

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32 Followers on Owler
32 Followers on Owler

Koubei is a local services platform that offers classifieds and discussion forums to find and share information on restaurants and local stores. Read more

Zhiguo Li's photo - Founder of Koubei

Founder

Zhiguo Li

CEO Approval Rating

75/100

Founded:

2004

Status:

PrivateSubsidiary of Yahoo

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Dianping is one of Koubei's top competitors. Dianping was founded in 2003, and its headquarters is in Changning District, Shanghai Municipality. Dianping competes in the IT Services field. Dianping has 2,911 more employees than Koubei.

OpenRice is Koubei's #2 rival. OpenRice was founded in 1999 in Hong Kong, Other. OpenRice operates in the Internet Software industry. OpenRice generates $120M more revenue than Koubei.

Lashou is a top competitor of Koubei. Lashou is a Private company that was founded in Chaoyang District, Beijing Municipality in 2009. Lashou is in the Internet Software industry. Lashou has 4,111 more employees vs. Koubei.

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Growth Score - 1/1

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Koubei Funding History

$1.1B

Since Koubei was founded in 2004, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total Koubei has raised $1.1B. Koubei's funding round was on Jan 2017 for a total of $1.1B

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Jan 2017
$1.1B

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Since Koubei was founded in 2004, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total Koubei has raised $1.1B. Koubei's funding round was on Jan 2017 for a total of $1.1B

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Delicious is an online marketplace that allows users to search and book for restaurants.
$63M
May 13, 2018
Series D
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Dianwoba is an eCommerce platform for booking and reservation of food and products.
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Sep 20, 2015
Series C
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 Living radius is engaged in providing meal delivery service.
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Sep 09, 2015
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Koubei News

August 25, 2018YICAI GLOBAL

Alibaba Raises USD3 Bln for Merged Ele.me, Koubai in Battle With Meituan-Dianping

China's internet giant Alibaba Group Holding will arrange its meal delivery platform Ele.me and class... See more »
August 24, 2018PYMNTS

Ele.me, Koubei Merge; Get $3B From Alibaba, SoftBank

Alibaba and SoftBank have invested $3 billion into Ele.me, the food delivery company that is owned by... See more »
August 24, 2018FinSMEs

Ele.me and Koubei Merge, Receive $3 Billion

Ele.me, an online food delivery platform, and Koubei, a local services platform focused on in-store c... See more »
August 23, 2018MarketWatch

Alibaba's new local services company received $3 billion in commitments from Alibaba, Softbank

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. said Thursday as part of its fiscal first-quarter earnings release that it... See more »
August 7, 2018Global Corporate Venturing

Koubei and Ele.me consider big-money merger

Alibaba spinoff Koubei could merge with another subsidiary, Ele.me, as SoftBank Vision Fund enters ta... See more »
September 13, 2017E China News

Alipay rolls out 'Word of Mouth' software

Koubei, a restaurant review and local services platform under Alipay, rolled out its standalone mobil... See more »
January 25, 2017PYMNTS

Koubei Raises $1.1B In First Round With Outside Investors

Koubei, an affiliate of Alibaba that enables local commerce, raised $1.1 billion in a round of financ... See more »

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No. 556 Xixi Road

Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province310000

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Overview

Koubei is a local services platform that offers classifieds and discussion forums to find and share information on restaurants and local stores. Koubei was founded in 2004. Koubei's headquarters is located in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, CN 310000. It...

CEO

Koubei's Founder, Zhiguo Li, currently has an approval rating of 75%. Koubei's primary competitors are Dianping, OpenRice & Lashou.

Website

koubei.com

Frequently Asked Questions about Koubei

  1. When was Koubei founded?

    Koubei was founded in 2004
  2. Who is Koubei's CEO?

    Koubei's CEO is Zhiguo Li
  3. How much revenue does Koubei generate?

    Koubei generates $100M in revenue
  4. How much funding does Koubei have?

    Koubei has historically raised $1.1B in funding
  5. Where is Koubei's headquarters?

    Koubei's headquarters is in Hangzhou Zhejiang Province, CN
  1. How many employees does Koubei have?

    Koubei has 89 employees
  2. What sector does Koubei operate in?

    Koubei is in Internet Software
  3. Who are Koubei's competitors?

    Koubei's top competitors are Dianping, OpenRice, Lashou
  4. Who has Koubei invested in?

    Koubei's has invested in companies such as Mwee, Dianwoba, Living radius SHBJ