All news articles for February 2014

Rural consumers to lead India's boom: Unilever looking to profit

Rural consumers to lead India's boom: Unilever looking to profit

By Lucy Whitehouse

Unilever has announced its intention to join the Facebook-led alliance ‘Internet.org’, which seeks to provide web access to India’s rural population, in a move which looks to make the most of reaching the key consumer group.  

Nu Skin now facing lawsuit for shareholder losses

Nu Skin now facing lawsuit for shareholder losses

By Lucy Whitehouse

In the latest blow relating to its practices in China, beauty brand Nu Skin now faces a class action which seeks to recover damages for shareholders who have been hit by the on-going investigations into its alleged ‘illegal pyramid scheme’.

Elynn Xu, PCHi project manager

PCHi opens its doors to the biggest attendance ever

By Simon Pitman

The PCHi event in Shanghai has attracted the biggest crowds to date, with the organiser Reed Sinopharm claiming that first day attendance was up 65% compared to the last event held in the city.

PCHi Shanghai 2014, in photos

PCHi Shanghai 2014, in photos

By Simon Pitman

PCHi 2014 closed its doors in Shanghai last Friday, with organizer Reed Sinopharm claiming both record visitor and exhibitor numbers at the event. And here are some of the highlights from the event in photos and captions.