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  1. Starbucks brews a bigger profile for Yunnan coffee

    Posted May 17th 2010, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... Celine Sun Global coffee shop giant Starbucks is gearing up to sell its first China-grown blend in Hong Kong. The romantically named 'South of the Clouds Blend' is a mix of whole beans grown in the southwestern province of Yunnan and the Asia-Pacific region. It is expected to be sold alongside coffees from Latin America and Africa in Starbucks' 100-plus coffee shops ...

  2. Hyundai pays high price to win back trademark rights

    Posted Feb 21st 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... that have not been registered in China.' Last month US-based coffee shop chain Starbucks filed a lawsuit against a Shanghai cafe. Starbucks entered mainland China in May 2000, but not before the Shanghai cafe registered the name Xingbake Cafe, the translation of Starbucks. 'The only solution is for companies who feel [trademarks have been] infringed to plead to the trademark office, ...

  3. Chevalier buys Pacific Coffee

    Posted Apr 11th 2005, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... retail brands with 39 outlets in the city and five in Singapore. It is one of the few Asian coffee chains able to hold its own against the Seattle-based giant of the caffeine industry, Starbucks ... on the mainland as living standards improve. We see tremendous potential there.' However, analysts said strong competition was brewing fast in Hong Kong and on the mainland. Arch-rival Starbucks ...

  4. Food heroes serve up a lesson in survival

    Posted Sep 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... and the Starbucks Coffee outlets in the city. Cafe de Coral, which in Chinese means 'everybody's happy', was founded 41 years ago by Chan's father-in-law, Victor Lo Tang-seong. Starting ... Lawry's the Prime Rib and others. In 2000, he brought Starbucks to Hong Kong, and the US chain now has more than 110 outlets here. In 2006, Maxim's acquired Genki Sushi in Hong Kong and has ...

  5. Signed bat from Indian cricket legend adds to funds raised

    Posted Dec 20th 2008, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... been a tough year financially and that charities would also find it fairly tough to raise money.' One of the bank's fund-raising partners, Starbucks, brought coffee machines and staff ...

  6. Coffee with ice cream is broker's cup of tea

    Posted Jul 12th 2010, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... People are more willing to pay a premium for high-quality coffee.' As Hong Kong only has two large coffee chains- Starbucks and Pacific Coffee- he believes there is room to support a new ... Our market position is above the existing coffee chains but priced below the deluxe hotels. Hong Kong already has Starbucks and Pacific Coffee. Do you think there is room for another chain? ...

  7. Lai See

    Posted Jul 16th 2009, 12:00am by Ben Kwok

    ... or equity-linked notes issuers, people are scared of buying 'funny' investment products. And we can't blame them. But when HK$1 million in the bank cannot earn you the price of a Starbucks ...

  8. Lai See

    Posted Sep 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Ben Kwok

    ... high. The surge was prompted by news that the locally based soya milk producer is now supplying Starbucks on the mainland in the wake of the poisoned milk powder scandal. The big three mainland ...

  9. The power of one with an eagle eye

    Posted Dec 08th 2010, 12:00am by May Chan

    ... position on par with Starbucks and Pacific Coffee. However, a few years later he became convinced that vision was not going to work, and he decided to fold the business. 'Sometimes you have ...

  10. Bookstore thrives in e-book era

    Posted Oct 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... leases out spaces to multinationals, including Starbucks and Agnes b. Opened in 2005, the flagship store near Taipei 101 is a classic example of Eslite's current business model. ...




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