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Top 100 City Destinations Ranking: WTM London 2017 Edition

Top 100 City Destinations Ranking: WTM London 2017 Edition

Euromonitor International is pleased to release its annual Top City Destinations Ranking, covering 100 of the world’s leading cities in terms of international tourist arrivals. For the first time, the Top 100 City Destinations Ranking 2017 Edition was unveiled at World Travel Market (WTM) London, the leading travel and tourism event worldwide. This year’s report […]

Goa Beer distributor for Viiking Ventures in liquidation with £1m debts.

Goa Beer distributor for Viiking Ventures in liquidation with £1m debts.

Viiking Ventures UK, the distributor Goa Premium Beer, both owned by Indian playboy Sachiin Joshi, has entered voluntary liquidation with debts of more than £1 million. Former Vikking Ventures employees, whose salaries were regularly paid late, resigned en masse after Christmas when repeated promises ​of back pay ​were unfulfilled. Staff claim to be owed 3 […]

Chinese brands winning the most consumers in 2017

Chinese brands winning the most consumers in 2017

P&G, Yili and Mengniu are now each attracting more than 150 million families across China, according to new data released today from Kantar Worldpanel. Yili is also one of the brands which has grown the most in this time along with Nongfu Spring and Haitian. The latest data from Kantar Worldpanel shows that there were […]

Lee’s Coffee Expands to New Markets in Southeast Asia

Lee’s Coffee Expands to New Markets in Southeast Asia

Lee’s Coffee, a subsidiary of Lee’s Sandwiches, is exporting their famous “Cà Phê Sữa Đá” to the Philippines, building on its partnership with S&R Membership Shopping. S&R offers high quality products with a wide- variety selection of imported grocery items from all over the world. In this world class shopping club, customers can purchase a […]

Food&HotelAsia returns even bigger and better in its 40th year

Food&HotelAsia returns even bigger and better in its 40th year

The most comprehensive international food and hospitality biennial mega trade event in the region, Food&HotelAsia (FHA), will return from 24 to 27 April 2018 to two venues – Singapore Expo and Suntec Singapore. It will house its biggest-ever industry congregation with 4,000 international exhibitors from more than 70 countries and regions, an increase of over […]

Waitrose food and drink export to China grew by four fold on Singles Day

Waitrose food and drink export to China grew by four fold on Singles Day

  Singles Day in China on 11th November is the world’s biggest shopping day​ – and orders of Waitrose food and drink to the country were more than four times their usual rate in preparation for the weekend. ​​We started exporting to China in 2016 and now provide a range of more than 100 products […]

Cooking Oil Market is expected to reach US$1.7 Bn by 2024 – Rising Demand for High-Quality Edible Oils to Drive Demand

Cooking Oil Market is expected to reach US$1.7 Bn by 2024 – Rising Demand for High-Quality Edible Oils to Drive Demand

A fresh business and commerce study by Transparency Market Research (TMR) has detected that the cooking oil market in GCC and Qatar is highly consolidated in nature, with top three companies reserved nearly three-fourth of the total shares as of 2015. These three companies are Emirates Refining Company Ltd., Savola Group, and United Foods Company, […]

Japanese Cook Well recipe box from Waitrose’s named most popular- delivery service

Japanese Cook Well recipe box from Waitrose’s named most popular- delivery service

Waitrose reveals Japanese is the most popular cuisine when it comes to home cooking, according to data from the supermarket’s ‘Cook Well’ recipe box delivery service. The trial service launched earlier this year and includes recipes developed by Waitrose’s chefs and nutritionists. The meals have no red traffic lights for saturated fat, sugar and salt, […]