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Melchers China takes action to assist the fight against the effects of the Coronavirus

By |2020-02-20T05:47:12+00:00February 20th, 2020|News|

In the beginning of 2020, an infectious disease named COVID-19 affected China. Chinese health officials have reported tens of thousands of cases of COVID-19 in the country. "Our thoughts and prayers are with all those dealing with the health impacts related to the coronavirus," said Melchers China CEO Anton Melchers. In the fight against the [...]

Join the Composite Technology Seminar & Expert Forum a day ahead of the Singapore Airshow on February 10, 2020

By |2020-01-09T07:40:41+00:00January 9th, 2020|News|

A day before the Singapore Airshow 2020, Melchers Aviation Technical Services (MATS) together with the French composite repair equipment manufacturer GMI Aero and the Republic Polytechnic School of Engineering are jointly organizing the Composite Technology Seminar & Expert Forum. We are looking forward to your attendance! General Information – Time: Monday February 10, 2020 at [...]

Melchers Group enters a strategic partnership with Indonesian online platform 88Spares and becomes major shareholder

By |2019-11-29T09:12:16+00:00November 29th, 2019|News|

Jakarta, October 15, 2019 ​ The Indonesian online platform 88Spares recently strengthened its management team and entered into a strategic partnership with the Melchers Group to grow the existing digital marketplace focusing on machine spare parts & services for the textile industry and bring even better services to its clients. 88Spares aims to empower Indonesia [...]

Key Considerations for doing business in China

By |2019-11-21T07:12:59+00:00November 21st, 2019|News|

China’s economy was valued by the IMF at $(US) 4 Trillion in 2018, making it the world’s second biggest economy, trailing only the United States. Putting this into context, the Chinese economy is worth more than Japan, Germany and the United Kingdom’s economies combined. China is the world’s largest manufacturing economy and exporter of goods. [...]

Melchers featured in German business journal Handelsblatt——This medium-sized company from Bremen has remained loyal to China for generations

By |2019-11-15T02:00:30+00:00November 14th, 2019|News|

One of the most renowned German business journals, Handelsblatt, published an article about Melchers. In its October 28th, 2019 issue the magazine looked back at Melchers' long and eventful history of doing business in China. Furthermore, the author discussed the evolution of the Chinese business landscape and upcoming challenges arising for SMEs that are currently [...]

Translating Your Offline Experience to Grow Online

By |2019-11-07T06:12:55+00:00November 7th, 2019|News|

In China, the younger demographics are driving the growth of retail e-commerce sales, which leaves brick-and-mortar stores with the challenge of devising a new retail strategy. Brick-and-mortar stores have therefore transitioned from general retail stores into flagship stores showcasing the brand and giving customers a real-life experience, which is something online retail platforms cannot compete [...]

Melchers at the 2019 Sino-German Cooperation Forum for Hidden Champions

By |2019-10-31T06:55:59+00:00October 31st, 2019|News|

Organized by the China International Investment Promotion Agency (CIPA) of the Ministry of Commerce of China (MOFCOM), the 2019 Sino-German Cooperation Forum for Hidden Champions was held in Chongqing on October 30. The forum attracted more than 200 visitors and was held on the occasion of the visit of a German trade delegation with more [...]

Come and visit our booth at the 2nd ICC Asia-Pacific Grains Conference

By |2019-10-29T07:00:16+00:00October 24th, 2019|News|

The 2nd Asia-Pacific Grains Conference will be held from 7-9th November, 2019 at Xinmao Tiancai Hotel in Tianjin, China. This year the conference’s topic is “Grain Technology and Innovation: From Asia Pacific to the World”. The event will be hosted by the International Association for Cereal Science and Technology (ICC) in cooperation with Tianjin University [...]

Mike Hofmann interviewed by China Paradigms Business Podcast on how to introduce a premium brand to China

By |2019-10-21T01:31:03+00:00October 17th, 2019|News|

In 2018, the global luxury market grew by 5% to around USD 1.35 trillion and 33% of that total came from Chinese shoppers already today. Experts predict that China’s luxury spending will nearly double between now and 2025. The Chinese consumer market seduces with its size and growth rate, but Western companies usually find it [...]