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  1. Business - Companies

    Beijing pricing probe on baby milk powder widened to cover Tetra Pak

    Posted Jul 05th 2013, 03:22pm by Toh Han Shih

    ... Toh Han Shih hanshih.toh@scmp.com Pricing probe extends to Tetra Pak The central government investigation of milk powder companies has spread to Tetra Pak, the world's biggest food packaging and processing company. Meanwhile, Nestle, a Swiss food giant affected by the investigation, has said it will lower the prices of its milk powder on the mainland. Tetra Pak, a Swedish firm ...

  2. Business - Companies - REGULATION

    Fines point to more action over baby milk by China watchdog

    Posted Aug 09th 2013, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... Denise Tsang denise.tsang@scmp.com Penalties imposed over price fixing by baby milk powder producers show NDRC is ready to tighten antitrust enforcement on the mainland Fines point to more ... said a 900 gram can of Mead Johnson baby formula now costs 200 yuan, compared with 178 yuan for a similar can of Yili baby milk powder, a domestic brand. "I buy baby milk powder from ...

  3. Business - Comment - JAKE'S VIEW

    The black and white behind the statistics

    Posted Nov 22nd 2012, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... Jake van der Kamp jake.vanderkamp@scmp.com Putting the pin to the balloon that mainland foreign direct investment figures can be trusted about as much as its baby milk powder The black ... the cashier in order to discourage thieves, there are shelves carrying only tins of baby milk powder. We all know the reason. Mainland residents don't trust the baby milk they are sold ...


    CCTV broadcasts fresh bribery claims against baby formula firm Dumex

    Posted Sep 23rd 2013, 06:02pm by Toh Han Shih

    ... hospital staff in the city of Tianjin to feed its milk powder to newborn babies. But the television channel yesterday expanded its claims, saying Dumex had paid out nearly 500,000 yuan in bribes ... company taught us to protect ourselves." Last year, Dumex was the top seller of baby milk powder on the mainland with 5.73 billion yuan of revenue, said CCTV. Danone's website said China ...

  5. Business - Companies - AGRICULTURE

    NZ's Fonterra buying stake in mainland dairy processor

    Posted Aug 27th 2014, 09:34am by Bloomberg

    ... makers gained market share on the mainland as consumers lost confidence in local brands after domestic baby milk powder tainted with melamine killed six babies in the country in 2008. Fonterra ... Bloomberg Fonterra eyes bigger baby milk market stake Fonterra Cooperative Group, the world's biggest dairy exporter, said it will pay NZ$615 million (HK$3.97 billion) for a stake ...

  6. Business - Economy

    Retail chief warns of impact from tourist curbs

    Posted May 29th 2014, 12:00am by TIFFANY AP

    ... are affected in their daily lives by parallel traders buying baby milk powder or medicine. In this aspect I think that we should find out if there's a way to control these kinds of parallel ...

  7. Business - Companies - AGRICULTURE

    Friesland Campina confident on milk formula brand with partner Huishan

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 10:05am by TIFFANY AP

    ... to travel to Hong Kong to buy baby milk powder, van den Berg said: “We are about five years in China and 75 years in Hong Kong so we still have some growth in China. We are in 100 [Chinese] cities ... Chinese consumers despite the fact it will be produced domestically. Best known as the maker of imported milk powder brand Friso in the region, the firm hopes to replicate its success ...

  8. Comment - Blogs

    The cross border milk run

    Posted Jul 24th 2013, 08:25pm by Anna Healy Fenton

    ... Anna Healy Fenton anna.fenton@scmp.com It’s good to see the Hong Kong SAR Government’s firm action to halt the smuggling of baby milk powder formula across the border is working. The tough ... formula, my spies observed cartons of regular dried cows’ milk powder changing hands. One hopes the recipients realise that this is not infant formula suitable for babies. It is often freeze-dried ...

  9. Business - China Business - RETAILING

    Chinese customers' lack of loyalty puts pressure on brands

    Posted Jun 11th 2014, 01:15am by TIFFANY AP

    ... such as baby milk powder and gum. Foreign brands lost share in 15 of 26 categories, most notably in oral care, cosmetics, and juice. "As competition intensifies, we expect to see more ... the behaviour of 40,000 mainland households from 373 cities over two years. It looked at shopping behaviour covering 26 consumer staples from milk, confectionery, baby products to shampoo. It found ...

  10. Business - China Business - INSURANCE

    Golden week visitors add insurance to the shopping list

    Posted May 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... visitors load up on life cover Besides gold jewellery, baby milk powder, cosmetic products and luxury flats, it seems life insurance policies are now on the shopping list of cashed-up mainland ... with cosmetic products, gold jewellery and baby milk, when they travel to Hong Kong," Chan said. "Mainland customers are now the major driving force behind the growth in Hong Kong life ...




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