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  1. Business - Commodities - FOOD

    US chocolate demand strong despite rising cocoa prices

    Posted Oct 24th 2014, 04:19am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in New York US chocolate demand strong despite rising prices Jacques Torres is betting Americans simply cannot kick their chocolate habit even after the price of cocoa surged ... US$17.75 billion this year, market researcher Euromonitor International estimates. As demand grows, producers are raising prices to cover ingredient costs. Cocoa climbed 2.2 per cent last month ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine - FOOD

    Book: The Gold Collection

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 10:50pm by Susan Jung

    ... Susan Jung Susan Jung The Gold Collection By Harlan Goldstein   I've eaten at the many restaurants Harlan Goldstein has had over the years: his first, Harlan's (which he no longer owns), Tuscany by H (now closed), Gold, Comfort and, his latest, Penthouse. So I was pleased to find his self-published book, written shortly after he opened Gold, in Lan Kwai Fong, tucked ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - FOOD

    Mainland chickens return to markets just in time for holiday

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 05:02am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... wholesale prices to drop by about 26 per cent as a result. "We are all very excited," said Poultry Wholesalers Association chairman Tsui Ming-tuen. "Chickens from the mainland are bigger and good quality. Hong Kong people can now expect a good festival feast." Tsui said the average wholesale price of live chicken was about HK$34 per catty (600 grams) early ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - FOOD

    Live mainland chickens to hit local markets by Saturday

    Posted Sep 05th 2014, 03:55am by Emily Tsang

    ... chickens start arriving today and traders expect retail prices to drop as much as a third as a result. The birds, which underwent a five-day quarantine before leaving the mainland farms, ... Association chairman Tsui Ming-tuen, said yesterday. Retail prices for locally raised live chicken have risen from about HK$40 per catty (600 grams) in February to about HK$60 now. Tsui said he ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - FOOD

    Pricier greens as pesticide rule kicks in

    Posted Aug 23rd 2014, 02:45am by VICTORIA ANN DUTHIE

    ... in A lawmaker yesterday promised to look into whether a recent rise in vegetable prices was linked to a new rule limiting pesticide residues on imported produce. Under regulations that took effect on August 1, food cannot be sold in or imported into the city if pesticide residues exceed a specified level. The new rule, which tightens testing on produce, coincided with an average price ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - FOOD

    Snack attack: Put chai goh

    Posted Aug 23rd 2014, 11:17pm by Susan Jung

    ... The price is about HK$5 per pudding. Quite often, put chai goh will have red beans mixed in, which gives it a spotted appearance; or the red beans will be puréed and mixed in, which makes ...

  7. Business - Companies - FOOD

    Probe puts foreign milk powder prices in spotlight

    Posted Jul 13th 2013, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... cuts on Wednesday. The price of S-26 Progress Gold infant formula, produced by Wyeth, fell to 158 yuan (HK$198)- a reduction of 40 yuan- in one Guangzhou supermarket within 48 hours of news ... Progress Gold has had its price cut but they are just trying to clear old stocks. I heard this product is going to be replaced with new packaging and new marketing soon so the price might again ...

  8. Business - Companies - FOOD

    Itochu links with CP Pokphand in cross-share deal for Asia push

    Posted Jul 25th 2014, 01:35am by BLOOM

    ... in Vietnam, will also help Itochu push to boost earnings outside of so-called hard raw materials, such as the mining and trading of iron ore and coal amid sliding prices. Last year, Itochu bought Dole ...

  9. News - China Insider - FOOD

    No more cheap breakfasts? Street food hawkers banned from Beijing's Haidian district

    Posted Jul 17th 2014, 04:30pm by Nectar Gan

    ... the working class into consideration,” he said. Zhu urged the city to come up with a plan that would satisfy the local demand for street carts’ breakfast offerings without pricing the working class ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - FOOD

    Chicken row: prices high and stocks low as sellers and suppliers clash

    Posted Apr 15th 2014, 05:19am by LO WEI

    ... Lo Wei wei.lo@scmp.com Supply of live poultry from farmers to retailers drops by half in a day, as sellers' boycott goes on Chicken row: prices high, stocks low The supply of live ... wholesale prices. Breeders say they have been supplying fewer live chickens recently because fewer chicks were bred during the trade suspension two months ago sparked by a bird-flu scare. ...




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