Luckin Coffee received a notice to convene an extraordinary general meeting

The Board of Directors recommends that shareholders vote against the proposal to remove Sean Shao
as Independent Director of the Board

BEIJING, June 26, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Luckin Coffee Inc. (the “Company”) (NASDAQ: LK) announced today that the Company’s Board of Directors (the “Board”) was notified (the “Notification”) by Mr. Charles Zhengyao Lu who, in his capacity as Chairman of the Board, had decided to convene an Extraordinary General Meeting of shareholders of the Company (the “proposed EGM”) at 15:00, July 5, 2020, Time of Beijing, in accordance with a request from Haode Investment Inc. (“Haode”). Haode, a company owned by Mr. Lu, is a shareholder in the Company that owns 208,146,050 Class B common shares, representing approximately 37.2% of the aggregate voting power of the Company’s capital shares as of June 26, 2020 .

The Board has reviewed the Notice, and the majority of the Board directors have confirmed the date of the proposed EGM. The Board resolved to recommend to shareholders to vote against the proposal to remove Mr. Sean Shao as independent director of the Board, due to concerns about a possible disruption to the ongoing internal investigation, considering that Mr. Shao is currently He serves as Chairman of the Special Committee of the Board.

A copy of the proposed EGM notice posted on the Company’s website is attached as Exhibit 99.3 to the current Report on Form 6-K provided by the Company today.

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About Luckin Coffee Inc.

Luckin Coffee Inc. (NASDAQ: LK) has pioneered a technology-driven retail network to provide high-quality, high-affordability, and high-comfort coffee and other products to customers. Powered by big data analytics, artificial intelligence, and proprietary technologies, the Company pursues its mission to be a part of everyone’s everyday life, starting with coffee. The company was founded in 2017 and is based in China. For more information, visit

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