Tianjin’s Tingyi Holding Corp, Pepsi’s Partner in China, Inks Deal with Starbucks

Tingyi Holding Corp, a leading food and beverage producer, has inked an agreement with global coffee chain Starbucks to manufacture and distribute the latter’s ready-to-drink products on the Chinese mainland. The move is expected to help the global coffee chain expand its footprint in China, especially in lower-tier cities, where the Seattle-based company does not

Chinese Delegation Visits Kostroma Region, Central Russia, to Discuss Agricultural Trade and Cooperation

A Chinese delegation is holding talks with the administration of Kostroma Region, central Russia, on supplying Russian kvas concentrate to China and on setting up a joint vegetable processing venture, the regional administration has reported…Full-text article: Russia Beyond the Headlines Sep 2013 Key point Kostroma Oblast is looking to increase agricultural trade and cooperation with