Latest Scandinavian Manufacturing News

Much more than cabinets – Thai-Swedish business celebrates 20

After 20 years in business The Cabinet (equally representing a Hua Hin-based furniture store, a kitchen and interior designer etc.) have achieved more than even those who think they know this firm well could imagine! Quite many years ago when Janeric Hogane introduced The Cabinet he talked of: ‘From bare shell to beer in the…

Swedish business solutions for Thai manufacturing towards Industry 4.0

In November 2016 the Embassy of Sweden in Bangkok and Business Sweden brought a manufacturing delegation of Swedish companies to Thailand for the second year in a row. This included, in connection to the Metalex Fair a seminar on the topic ‘Implementation of industry 4.0 in the Thai Manufacturing industry’, with the purpose to discuss…

Tetra Pak builds new factory in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Tetra Pak, the world’s leading food processing and packaging solutions company has announced it will expand it regional manufacturing footprint in the Asia-Pacific with a US$110 million factory in Vietnam. The decision is based on increasing in Thailand as well as the Asia-Pacific and demand for liquid dairy and beverages packed in cartons. Tetra Pak’s…

Lego’s top management visited China

During 21 – 25 November 2016 Danish toy company Lego’s top management visited China in order to open factories, participate in innovation seminars, meeting several Chinese government official and signing an agreement with the Forbidden Palace – all done with the support of the Danish representations in China. On the 24th of November, the Embassy…

Volvo Cars’ new China strategy and expansion

Volvo Cars, the premium car maker, has in November 2016 unveiled a new manufacturing strategy for China in which production capacity will be increased and a global manufacturing and export hub will be developed, servicing growing demand for its new range of cars in the US, Europe and Asia Pacific. Volvo Cars will make its…

Sunquick Malaysia’s manufacturing success

Denmark is legendary for its dairy products and beer brands, but also other beverages such as fruit juices. And from the island of Penang island comes Sunquick. But what most consumers of this very popular brand in Malaysia probably do not know is that it is in fact Danish. It will also surprise most that…

Sunquick introduces ready-to-drink fruit beverage

Sunquick of Denmark, the trusted fruit beverage brand, on 11 October 2016 announced a refreshing addition to its product range with the Sunquick Fruit Drink. Specially crafted to be enjoyed at home or on the go, these ready-to-drink packs boast greater convenience and can be purchased in four refreshing flavours at all major retail stores…

Innovative package solutions provider takes on Southeast Asia

The name Ecolean can imply an inclination towards being eco-friendly [writer’s interpretation], and it turns out the be true that this Swedish company’s products are indeed friendly to nature, mainly in the sense, as described by their representative for Southeast Asia, Mr Paul Mellbin, that they consume less material. “This is our answer to the…

Chief Minister of Penang and Danish Ambassador inaugurate Food factory

On 8 April 2014 the Chief Minister of Penang, Mr. Lim Guang Eng, and Danish Ambassador in Malaysia, Nicolai Ruge,  inaugurated the expansion of Barkath Co-Ro Manufacturing’s facility in Penang, enabling the company to meet the growing demand in Malaysia and the region for their popular Sunquick fruit drink. Barkath Co-Ro Manufacturing Sdn. Bhd, which…