Henan-based Frozen Food Producer Selling Products via Vending Machines

Buying drinks and snacks from vending machines is nothing new. But picking up your lunch from one is rather novel. In a move to tap into what could become a lucrative market, Sanquan Fresh Food started rolling out lunch box vending machines in office buildings across Shanghai’s business district last year [2014]. By June [2015],

Indonesia’s Largest Noodle Maker Looks to Increase its Share of China Minzhong Amid Allegations of a Misleading Report by a U.S.-based Short Seller

Indonesia’s PT Indofood Sukses Makmur Tbk has launched an offer for Singapore-listed China Minzhong at S$1.12 per share, valuing the company at around S$734 million. In a filing with the Singapore Exchange, Indofood said it now owns, controls or has agreed to acquire around 33.49 per cent of Minzhong. This comes after the company agreed

Australian Vegetable Growers Ask for Stronger Labeling Laws after Glass is Discovered in Frozen Broccoli from China

Australian vegetable growers say the discovery of glass in a frozen product imported from China underlines the need for better country of origin labeling…Full-text article: Australian Broadcasting Corporation Aug 2013 Key point A voluntary recall was issued in eastern Australia for Black and Gold brand bags of frozen broccoli

Top Chinese Producer of Quick-Frozen Food to Acquire 4 Companies from Heinz

Zhengzhou Sanquan Foods Co Ltd, one of China’s largest producers of fast-frozen food, said it has reached an exclusive acquisition framework agreement with H.J. Heinz Co to acquire the four Long Fong food companies owned directly or indirectly by Heinz. The statement didn’t disclose the specific acquisition price, and said the two companies will have