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  1. Starbucks extending reach in China

    Posted Jun 10th 2005, 12:00am by Mary Lloyd

    ... Mary Lloyd Starbucks Coffee International announced plans to take majority control of Coffee Concepts (Southern China) and will expand its presence on the mainland. Starbucks now holds ... days, Starbucks will hold 51 per cent. Maxim's retains majority control of the joint venture that operates coffee houses in Hong Kong and Macau, and the new agreement extends the life ...

  2. Friendly neighbour Starbucks keeps growth on the boil

    Posted Feb 05th 2005, 12:00am by John Cremer

    ... attention to the simple things, such as a welcoming smile or remembering someone's name. It is those warm and friendly extra touches that have underpinned the success of Starbucks and helped ... and running before moving on to the next one,' said Martin Lee, executive director of Coffee Concepts (Hong Kong), a joint venture between Starbucks International and Maxim's Caterers, which ...

  3. In brief

    Posted Jul 03rd 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... cubic metres in 2008. Starbucks lifts stakes in taiwan and shanghai Starbucks Coffee International, a wholly owned subsidiary of Nasdaq-listed Starbucks Coffee Co, said it had increased its equity positions in its Taiwan and Shanghai operations from 5 per cent to 50 per cent. With this transaction, Starbucks will create a 50-50 ownership interest in each of its joint ventures ...

  4. 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 ...

  5. Retail firms look underground for expansion

    Posted Jul 08th 2004, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... Sandy Li A growing number of Hong Kong retailers are hoping to catch the gravy train by heading 'underground', opening outlets in Mass Transit Railway stations in a bid to capture the MTR's daily average of 2.3 million commuters. Casualwear retailer Giordano, Starbucks Coffee, skin-care product chain Fancl, manicure treatment operator Nail Nail and book store ...

  6. Regional shippers wake up to demand for greener logistics

    Posted Dec 06th 2010, 12:00am by Keith Wallis

    ... Starbucks Coffee and the Puma sportswear group are already using detailed carbon calculators to track and help reduce the emissions in their supply chains and trade routes. But there are issues ...

  7. Greed is not good for US corporate titan

    Posted Dec 13th 2010, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... the Starbucks of India. In its latest investment, KKR, along with Texas Pacific Group (TPG), is buying 10 per cent of China's leading investment bank, China International Capital Corp (CICC), from ...

  8. Kunshan hungry for bigger slice of foreign funds

    Posted Oct 26th 2004, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... With Shanghai just an hour's drive from Kunshan, some foreign executives simply commute to their factories every day. Although Kunshan has opened its first Starbucks, there are no western-style ...



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