Meituan Dianping is an investment holding company, which engages in the provision of a platform that uses technology to connect consumers and merchants. It operates through the following segments: Food Delivery; In-store, Hotel, and Travel; and New Initiatives and Others. The Food Delivery segment provides food ordering and delivery service. The In-store, Hotel, and Travel segment offers merchants to sell vouchers, coupons, tickets, and reservations in the platform. The New Initiatives and Others segment includes revenue derived from cloud-based enterprise resource planning systems; integrated payment services; supply chain solutions to merchants; small and medium-sized merchants financing services; local transportation services; and other products and services. The company was founded by Xing Wang, Hui Wen Wang, and Rong Jun Mu on September 25, 2015 and is headquartered in Beijing, China.