Abstract: this round of financing by Lenovo venture and Zhejiang venture capital under management lead investor funds, Tencent, South Korea KTB, far wing, CRE capital investment, eCapital acted as financial advisor to the Tencent has 3 consecutive daily and fresh round of investment.
today, fresh electricity supplier announced the completion of the daily optimal C round of $100 million financing, from last April’s B+ round of financing less than a year.
it is reported that the current round of financing by Lenovo venture and Zhejiang venture capital under management lead investor funds, Tencent, South Korea KTB, far wing, CRE capital investment, eCapital acted as financial advisor to the Tencent has 3 consecutive daily and fresh round of investment. Xu Zheng, founder and CEO, said: "in 2017, we will focus on the" fast and good "strategy, continue to increase the upstream supply chain ecosystem and community cold chain network investment."
daily and fresh was founded in November 2014, December 2014 by the letter of the capital, Yuan Jing capital $5 million Angel round of investment, in May 2015 by the Tencent, $10 million capital letter A round of investment, in November 2015 by the Tencent, Zhejiang venture capital 200 million yuan B round of investment, in April 2016 by the far wing investment, CRE capital 230 million yuan B+ round of investment.
according to BCG 2016 China fresh consumption trends report shows that in the next few years, China’s fresh category online sales growth will continue to maintain rapid momentum. From 2012 to 2016, fresh electricity supplier market size has soared from 4 billion yuan to RMB 95 billion yuan, is expected to reach the size of $600 billion in 2020, while the penetration rate will reach 15%-25%.
Although the scale of the rapid growth in
, but after entering in 2016, fresh electricity have begun to accelerate the adjustment of the orchard every day close all the line of stores, have been living off "originally convenience"; from the distribution and cut, and business entity combining more fresh and love bees, both because the survival difficult choice of attachment or the acquisition…… The whole industry is in the big bad, start-up companies half-dead cycle.
in November last year, completed a fresh field of fresh fruit to the history of the largest amount of financing in 2016, its founder Jin Guanglei titanium media T-EDGE annual festival said that at present the fresh industry into the intermission stage, from the barbaric growth period into the training period. Fresh cold chain infrastructure and the consumer and supplier linked to the whole set of IT system, is the two major arms race level investment, which is the threshold of fresh industry.
and Xu Zheng said: "the daily and fresh can achieve rapid growth, with the industry development opportunities is the foundation, but more important is that we based on the core needs of consumers, according to the fresh industry there are some pain points and fresh for ten years in the development of the problem are summarized and the bottom of the innovation."