An action-packed F&B event
SIAL China returns once again to Shanghai, one of the most dynamic markets for F&B industries in the world.
Chinese market's appetite continues to grow
The Chinese consumer is becoming more discerning, moving rapidly from the paradigm of finding the best price to seeking the best quality. They enjoy the convenience of "everything under one roof", from consumer electronics to groceries.
UB Spirits to set up marketing office in Shanghai
The UB Group is all set to make a foray into China's spirits market, with the UB Spirits Ltd shortly setting up a marketing office in Shanghai.
China to review food recall measures, says report
China's ministry of health is set to review its current food recall practices in a bid to adopt more stringent food safety practices amidst the dynamic growth of processing in the country, say news reports.
Metro China veers inland
Metro AG said it will double the number of its Chinese stores by as early as 2010 as the Germany based retailer opens more outlets in China's interior.
Alibaba links with service info site
Alibaba Group, operator of Yahoo China and the biggest online market place in China, including food and beverages
Dairy sector ripe for M&As
China's fast expanding dairy industry will continue to see mergers and acquisitions (M&As) by foreign giants in the next five years, industry officials said.
Wine Club opens
Savour Club, a French-mail order owned by closely held Groupe Camif, opened a subsidiary in Beijing.
Plant construction in China by Swiss chocolatier
Barry Callebaut invests CHF 20 million (~16 680 000 USD) in the construction of a plant close to Shanghai.
PepsiCo Inc will invest more than USD 800 million in the next three years to expand in China, its largest overseas market.
China presents huge agri export opportunity
With the recent visit of Commerce and Industry minister Kamal Nath to China, it has become clear that India has ample opportunities to export agri produces, poultry and processed food products to China