Dave Eitemiller

Newsletter Archives

Some of you have asked so here is a link to all of our past newsletters… Hung Hing Newsletter archive And also all the news from our UK office and their Unfolded news archive… Unfolded and UK News archive

Environmental campaigns and the public

We have posted some other interesting articles on the environmental debate here.  The following is a good summary from an industry consultant (who is also a forest owner in Canada) about the complexity and possible confusion around all the different forest certification and related “campaigns”. Are Environmental campaigns misleading the public The article is a summary from RISI posts but also comes off the Two Sides website (www.twosides.info) a UK… 

China Costs Discussion

The upward movement in commodities as well as labor costs and the Rmb appreciation have become an increasing challenge for everyone operating and buying from China.  We recently put together a simple primer on the facts as it relates to our printing and packaging business.  Following are some of the key points from that presentation: Implemented minimum wage increases since 2009 coupled with announced increases in South China effective 1… 

International Sales Management Changes

Following the completion of an important transitional role, Norman Yau has left the position of VP International Sales & Marketing for Book & Packaging Printing.  As we take our business to the next level, we have reached a point where additional focus and direction is required. Christopher Yum, (Manager – Sales, Premium Packaging / Asia Books & Specialty Products) will assume the role of Senior Manager – International Sales effective… 

Tai Po Office Transformation

After 20 years and lots of add on space from a growing business we have launched a project to transform the work space of the Tai Po offices. The project has been under planning for over 6 months and is now fully underway with near one half of the original office space in Tai Po now under renovation. It is a 6 month project that will take place in 2… 

Good Results in First 6 Months

This last week we reported our earnings for the first 6 months of this financial year (April-September 2010). We have done very well compared to most of our peers. The link below takes you to the Analyst Briefing we did this week. The presentation will give you a good overview of how we see these results and our forward strategy to continue to be a successful company for our customers,…