Karry Wang of TFBoys. His parents opened a bubble tea shop, Chaforu, in the western Chinese city of Chongqing, but when fans queued four hours on the first day, the news went viral and business exploded. Staff were overwhelmed, equipment broke down and it shut after three days, before reopening.

Chinese boy band star’s parents’ bubble tea shop shut after three days – it went viral, and staff, equipment couldn’t cope

  • Parents of singer Karry Wang, of Chinese band TFBoys, opened a tea shop in Chongqing, western China, trading on his fame. They didn’t expect what happened next
  • Wang fans queued for four hours on first day, and business exploded to the point staff were overwhelmed and machines broke down. The shop has since reopened
Topic |   K-pop, Mandopop and other Asian pop

TOP PICKS

Karry Wang of TFBoys. His parents opened a bubble tea shop, Chaforu, in the western Chinese city of Chongqing, but when fans queued four hours on the first day, the news went viral and business exploded. Staff were overwhelmed, equipment broke down and it shut after three days, before reopening.
READ FULL ARTICLE