F&B

Neo Group defends property foray ahead of shareholder vote

CATALIST-LISTED Neo Group is heading into the property business for new and recurring revenue streams, even as it is still looking for opportunities in its core catering and food manufacturing...

Corporate cost-cutting taking the sweet out of mooncakes

THE upcoming Mid-Autumn Festival will not be as sweet for mooncake sellers as previous years, with corporate sales tapering off amid Covid-19.

F&B staff crunch returns along with business pickup

AS business activity picks up, the food and beverage (F&B) industry is facing a manpower crunch - an aftermath of shrinking their workforce at the height of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Singapore Kitchen Equipment execs in graft probe

CATALIST-LISTED Singapore Kitchen Equipment on Sunday said executive director and chief executive Sally Chua Chwee Choo and executive director Alan Lee Chong Hoe are on bail amid a corruption...

Founders of Singapore's food ordering app Oddle look to exit

[SINGAPORE] Founders of Singapore food ordering app Oddle, that offers choices from Michelin-starred restaurants to bubble tea concoctions, are working with an adviser to exit the company,...

Pandemic opportunities for millennial chefs

A JOBLESS chef couple who's starting a kitchen sharing concept so they don't have to worry about retrenchment. A pastry chef who built a viral bakery business during Circuit Breaker. A private...

Wrong time to push for progressive wage model in F&B, retail: employers

IT is bad timing to call on businesses in the retail and food and beverage (F&B) sectors to adopt the progressive wage model (PWM) when many of them are still struggling to survive the Covid-...

Japanese investor pulls out of LifeBrandz restaurant deal

A JAPANESE investor has pulled out of a planned restaurant deal with Catalist-listed lifestyle investor Life-Brandz, the latter said in a bourse filing on Monday.

Japan investor pulls out of LifeBrandz restaurant deal

A JAPANESE investor has pulled out of a planned restaurant deal with Catalist-listed lifestyle investor LifeBrandz, the latter said in a bourse filing on Monday.

Subsidies to F&B sector crucial despite possibility of creating zombie firms

SUBSTANTIAL subsidies administered to the food and beverage (F&B) sector to help it weather the pandemic have raised concerns about inadvertently keeping alive firms that are fundamentally...

New firms crop up in F&B sector during H1 despite Covid-19

THE local food and beverage (F&B) sector continued to draw entrepreneurs in the first half of this year despite being buffeted by the Covid-19 pandemic.