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Business 25 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Spritzer to create new niche products

IN today's unforgiving business climate, many mineral water producers are scrambling to get their bearings.

Nation 13 Aug 2004 | 12:00 AM

Spritzer on a mission to instil good values

Spritzer, better known internationally as Malaysia's best-selling natural mineral water manufacturer and distributor, will be on a mission to help instil good values in Malaysians during the Olympics.

Nation 12 Oct 2005 | 12:00 AM

Drive to woo tourists to Perak

Chuan Sin Sdn Bhd, a Taiping-based bottler of mineral water, will distribute 24,000 copies of I>The Star /I>free to selected schools and colleges in Ipoh, Taiping, Penang and Kuala Lumpur.

Business 01 Aug 2006 | 12:00 AM

Resins price hike will affect plastic makers

The average price of major types of plastic resins increased between 20% and 35% last month against a year ago as a strong surge in crude oil and natural gas prices pushed feedstock costs higher, said the Malaysian Plastics Manufacturers Association (MPMA).

Nation 27 Dec 2006 | 12:00 AM

Plastics firms protest new haulage rates

The Malaysian Plastic Manufacturers Association (MPMA) is strongly protesting against the one-box haulage rate to be imposed from Jan 1, saying it is tantamount to a 100% increase in haulage costs for its members.

Nation 17 Jun 2007 | 12:00 AM

Plastic producers keen on 3Rs

Plastic manufacturers are also interested to play a part in recycling - they have proposed to the Government a scheme where used plastic bags can be collected and sent back to them.

Nation 17 Jul 2007 | 12:00 AM

Plastic makers insist food and water containers safe for reuse

Just last week, the Health Ministry advised Malaysians not to reuse plastic food and water containers. Yesterday, the Malaysian Plastics Forum (MPF) insisted that packaging and containers made from plastic and polystyrene are safe to use or for reuse.

Business 18 Sep 2007 | 12:00 AM

Views on high oil prices

I>StarBiz/Italks to the top management of companies in various industries on how rising oil prices will impact them and how this can be mitigated.

Community 13 Nov 2007 | 12:00 AM

Saving the earth, one bag at a time

MANY of us sometimes take more plastic bags than we need when buying groceries, with little thought paid to where these bags might end up.

Business 28 Dec 2007 | 12:00 AM

Manufacturers in a quandary

The ever-rising prices of commodities this year is surely a boost for producers of the raw materials but not so for manufacturers that rely on them to make end-products.