- Expansion & Growth
- Branding & Retail
INDONESIA - Indonesia has a lot going for it: with a workforce of more than 200 million, it is the world’s third largest democracy, the largest Muslim majority country in the world, has significantly lower wages than China, and as…
VIETNAM – Vina Kraft Paper Co Ltd (VKPC), a joint venture between Thailand’s Siam Kraft Industry Co Ltd under SCG Group and Japan’s Rengo Co Ltd, is investing an additional US$126 million (VND 2.75 trillion) to expand its packaging paper…
CHINA – Kao Corporation has started production at its new chemical products plant in Shanghai Fine Chemical Industrial Park, located in Jinshan District, Shanghai.
GLOBAL – Sidel has created a new range of packaging services that provide a holistic approach to package design to help beverage producers worldwide turn their supply chains into value chains.
CHINA - Phillips-Medisize Corporation has opened its new design and development center in Suzhou, China.
JAPAN – Suntory Beverage & Food Ltd (SBF) is purchasing Japan Tobacco Inc (JT)’s vending machine business, in a country where vending machines can be found on most busy streets and a significant portion of beverage sales is made through…
CHINA – Demand for premium milk products is increasing in China with 36% of urban Chinese consumers spending more on premium milk in the six months to January 2014.
GERMANY – Designed to resemble an electric guitar, the new glass bottle manufactured for Puig’s “Rock! by Shakira“ fragrance is a unique bottle design that stands out.
THAILAND – Indorama Ventures Public Company Limited (IVL) has concluded its acquisition of Bangkok Polyester Public Company Limited (BPC), completing the synergistic move across the PTA and PET value chain and the Japanese market.
INDIA – Indian doctor blade manufacturer Mona Equipments has officially opened its new factory in Noida, the company’s fourth in the state.
VIETNAM – Anheuser Busch InBev has opened its first brewery in Vietnam, in the southern province of Binh Duong.
CHINA – Zhuhai Zhongfu Enterprise Co, a major domestic bottler maker for The Coca-Cola Company and PepsiCo Inc in China, says it will not be able to fully repay a bond due 28 May.