• Saturday
  • July 26, 2014
  • Last updated: 1:53pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 1670 for drinking water

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. More funding for food, rural drinking water

    Posted Mar 31st 2008, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... Klaudia Lee The mainland's powerful economic planning body has allocated 73.9 billion yuan (HK$82.1 billion) to boost agricultural production and tackle the problem of drinking-water ... be invested to bring safe drinking water to 32.05 million drought-affected people. The drought threat was highlighted recently in a national survey showing that more than 40 per cent of drinking water ...

  2. Battle to control herbal drinks market fires up

    Posted May 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Celine Sun in Beijing celine.sun@scmp.com A new round in the battle for dominance in the herbal drink market has started between Hong Kong-based JDB and a mainland firm, following their dispute over the ownership of the Wong Lo Kat brand. Guangzhou Pharmaceutical said yesterday it planned to sell Wong Lo Kat drinks in their familiar red cans on the mainland from next month. Its ...

  3. Tingyi, PepsiCo ally as drinks market grows

    Posted Nov 05th 2011, 12:00am

    ... and royalty-free licence to manufacture, package and distribute still water under Aquafina trademarks on the mainland. Analysts said the deal would enable Tingyi to improve its branding of drinks ... company, which owns the Tropicana brand. The deal is aimed at helping China's Tingyi develop its range of drinks on the mainland, which is poised to be the world's largest drinks market. ...

  4. It's the potential that matters

    Posted Jun 10th 2011, 12:00am

    ... John Brennan If you're looking to drive your career forward, software-as-a-service company Meltwater could be the right choice for you. 'Sometimes people think they need to cut their teeth at the lower levels first,' says Chris Regester, Me ...

  5. US-based firm offers mouth-watering role in Asia

    Posted Jan 13th 2007, 12:00am by Elizabeth Horscroft

    ... said Jim Rogers, director of international marketing. This is a mouth-watering role for a professional with three to five years of experience in consumer brand marketing, preferably with food ...

  6. Tingyi plans US$250m investment on drinks

    Posted Apr 25th 2007, 12:00am by Kandy Wong

    ... water with an 11 per cent market share in the mainland. It is the leader in tea products with a 55.2 per cent share and No3 in diluted juice drinks with an 18.8 per cent share. Tingyi shares ... for 46.9 per cent of Tingyi's turnover last year but gross margin fell 3.2 percentage points to 36.9 per cent as sales of less profitable mineral water increased. The business helped ...

  7. Thirsty work

    Posted Jan 12th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... It would cost HK$50 billion to build a desalination plant and secure Hong Kong its own supply of drinking water, the environment chief has revealed. Do you think this is money worth spending? Write to us ...

  8. As mercury rises, so do sales of air cons and cold drinks

    Posted Jun 07th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... such as cold drinks, ice cream and fruit. 'More bottles of water and carbonated drinks have been purchased over these past few weeks,' a Wellcome spokeswoman said. 'These goods normally ... and cool drinks, compared with the past few months. Home-appliances chain Fortress says the steamy weather has pushed up sales of air conditioners by 50 per cent over the past couple of months. ...

  9. Water tycoon still keen to expand, despite setbacks

    Posted Mar 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Celine Sun in Beijing celine.sun@scmp.com Zong Qinghou, one of the richest men in China, has suffered setbacks with his plan to turn his bottled-water business into a conglomerate spanning retailing, drinks, and children's clothing, but the billionaire said he would make breakthroughs in the retailing industry this year. The chairman and general manager of Hangzhou Wahaha Group ...

  10. Get a taste of change

    Posted Feb 11th 2006, 12:00am by Andrea Li

    ... has sent beverage manufacturers scrambling to their product development teams to develop low-sugar drinks. According to ACNielsen research, healthier drinks such as bottled water, soymilk, yoghurt and energy beverages have seen growth in the past few years. Vitasoy has leveraged this trend by producing drinks with sugar cane, ginseng honey and other ingredients, while Watsons Water ...




SCMP.com Account