MATRADE Day 2018

05 Feb 2018

MATRADE, which is a government agency, helps Malaysian companies to export. This year, it celebrated its 25th anniversary.   We, Malaysian entrepreneurs are truly blessed that we have such a committed government agency to support us the entrepreneurs.     After the awards presentation, I took the opportunity to congratulate the recipients and have a […]

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Anuga 2017 (Cologne, Germany)

15 Oct 2017

We recently attended Anuga (Allgemeine Nahrungs- und Genussmittel-Ausstellung) “General Food and Drink Trade Fair ” in Cologne, Germany. Anuga is described as the world’s biggest food trade fair, attracting over 165,000 visitors globally. It is so huge that it is only held once every 2 years. The fair was held in Koelnmesse, well spread out […]

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Singapore Tea and Coffee 2017

28 Sep 2017

We recently attended the Singapore Tea and Coffee exhibition at Singapore Expo. All this while, the event was held in UK, but for the first time ever, the organiser decided to bring it to South East Asia, and Singapore was it’s choice. We decided to attend the exhibition, mainly to attend the Tea Workshop. (unfortunately […]

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It's All About Digital Now

12 Aug 2017

Everyone is talking about going digital now. In fact, there is a term called “O2O” which stands for “Offline to Online” or even “Online to Offline”. Thus, it is important that all retail shops have an online presence too.   The introduction of smartphone has truly changed the way we behaved. Consumers no longer watch […]

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Community Service

06 Jul 2017

We believe that life and business are similar, what goes around, comes around. You give good, good will come back and vice versa.   Thus, we believe that community service is COMPULSORY, not mandatory.  After all, giving without strings attached is the highest form of fulfillment, to be able to help another being.   This […]

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MIHAS 2017

06 Apr 2017

MIHAS is Malaysia’s largest international Halal exhibition. It is held yearly at KLCC (Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre) and it does attract quite a fair bit of crowd. It is interesting to see the latest products and services. However, we noted that this year’s  exhibition is much smaller, the crowd is also much lesser. Perhaps a […]

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Cafe Asia 2017

08 Mar 2017

We always make it a point to attend exhibitions and events within the industry, to know the trends of the coffee and tea industry, and the market feel.   Cafe Asia is held yearly in Singapore. This year, they had the inaugural tea competition. However, time was not on our side, thus, we could not […]

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MAHA 2016

08 Dec 2016

Malaysia Agriculture, Horticulture & Agrotourism (MAHA) is held every 2 years. Thus, the last time it was held 2 years ago. It is Malaysia’s biggest agriculture showing, bringing all players within the industry, from throughout Malaysia to gather at MAEPS in Serdang. We could see that there are more healthier beverages available – fresh fruit […]

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Rhymba Hills® Tea Donation

09 Nov 2016

At Rhymba Hills®, we have committed to donating part of our sales proceeds from Day One. We really believe that it is compulsory to give back to the community. In doing so, we hope to inspire other businesses to be profitable, in order to give back more to the community. We chose this place to […]

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Pay It Forward

02 Aug 2016

  A friend is part of an organisation committee for Zy Movement Foundation (ZMF). This foundation is for children who have mobility disability. He approached us for donation.   I asked him, why ZMF and not other foundations? His reply was – the other foundations are too high profile, and this foundation is unknown, and […]

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How to Inspire Someone to Adopt A Healthy Lifestyle

27 Jun 2016

I am a big believer in frequent exercise, especially in the morning. To me, mornings are so precious and vital. Mornings are the start of the day, and a great start to the morning is important, to ensure the energy flows to the rest of the day.   My daily morning brisk walk at the […]

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Give Blood, Saves Lives 3

09 May 2016

We have always believe in giving back to the community. After all, profits are made from the community, thus, a certain percentage should go back to the community.   Businesses exist to make profits. Thus, it is nothing sinful to make profits, but it has to be made ethically and with integrity, so that the […]

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Natural Food Expo West, Anaheim 2016

18 Mar 2016

  In my personal opinion, US has always been the trend setter when it comes to organic and natural food. The culture of eating healthy and well (although sweet drinks and food in high fats are very prevalent) is far more advanced, compared to Malaysia.   Thus, this year, we made it a point to […]

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Gulfood 2016, Dubai

04 Mar 2016

  Gulfood has been holding its exhibition in Dubai for more than 20 years, making it the biggest Halal exhibition in the world. It is also the world’s second biggest food exhibition, after Anuga (Germany)       Apparently it hosts more than 4,000 exhibitors from all over the world! Truly impressive to see so […]

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MATRADE - Go Export 2016

19 Jan 2016

    We are really excited about our direction this year. This is because we have been getting good feedback and response from our Hong Kong market.   Thus, it is only apt that we look more into the overseas market. What more, with the Malaysian currency at an all time low (For 2015, the […]

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