• Sat, 18 Nov 2017 01:00:00
    Accounting graduate dyes her way to high growth online with eye on exports
    BUILDING on her initial success producing and distributing tie-dye dresses and clothes for average revenues of Bt100,000 a month through her web page and Facebook, Rinrada Kmoll, now 37, is planning to export her products overseas with a focus on European and Asian markets.
  • Sat, 11 Nov 2017 01:00:00
    Nurse turns online friends into clients
    PANIDA MONGKHOLDEE, 26, expanded her income by joining an online business that distributes a personal care product generating up to Bt45,000 monthly for her – higher than her Bt30,000 monthly salary as a professional nurse.
  • Sat, 04 Nov 2017 01:00:00
    Belief checks in for hotel success against the odds
    THE loss of his sight in early childhood proved no barrier to Anan Wong-Aree succeeding in the hotel business.
  • Fri, 27 Oct 2017 01:00:00
    Royal gift put dairy venture on path to success
    AN ACT of kindness by HM the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej more than a decade ago set a teenager from a struggling family on the path to business success.
  • Sat, 21 Oct 2017 01:00:00
    Cooking up makeover of family restaurant
    PASSAVEE Pattaraputtkorn hatched the idea of a makeover for her family–run, traditional noodle restaurant in a bid for survival that hinged on attracting style-conscious young people.
  • Sat, 14 Oct 2017 01:00:00
    App clicks with restaurant operators
    LIVING Mobile Co Ltd, a Thai startup behind an application that helps restaurateurs manage their operations and the supply chain, is poised to deepen its international expansion after achieving more than B10 million in annual revenue.
  • Sat, 07 Oct 2017 01:00:00
    Heady brew of profits follows business recovery
    NARUEMON Taksaudom stepped in to take the reins of the family business when the coffee operation was hit by a financial crisis in 2001, with debts of to Bt20 million.
  • Sat, 30 Sep 2017 01:00:00
    The cosmetics venture that is a natural choice
    NATURAL ingredients are the foundation of the success enjoyed by Wilasinee Kositchaiwat, who has built up her cosmetics brand Vowda into an enterprise generating sales of more than Bt10 million a year.
  • Sat, 23 Sep 2017 01:00:00
    Goat’s milk diversification paying off
    CHAIYA Anafarang, 48, is the third generation of his family to earn a livelihood from producing goat’s milk and meat.
  • Sat, 16 Sep 2017 01:00:00
    Chiang Mai fabric makes material difference to handbag venture
    A DECISION to leave behind the security of a salaried career as a product designer paved the way for Boontavee Charoentoonsiri to set up a venture selling handbags and accessories that now notches sales of more than Bt900,000 a month from the domestic and overseas markets.
  • Sat, 09 Sep 2017 01:00:00
    Thara Tharasak squeezes money from stone
    THARA THARASAK redesigns the traditional stone mortar to appeal to the tastes and lifestyles of a younger generation of customers. The result was a surge in the company’s sales in both domestic and overseas markets to more than Bt5 million a year.
  • Sat, 26 Aug 2017 01:00:00
    Switch to desserts brings sweet rewards
    A BUSINESS crisis more than a decade ago prompted Ariya Yimtachord to take a new direction by producing a popular Thai dessert which is generating strong export orders that are contributing to overall sales at the venture of more than Bt90 million a year.
  • Sat, 19 Aug 2017 01:00:00
    Durian farmer tastes success on value-added path
    WICHAN TUKWUN turned a crisis into an opportunity when he and his family struck on the freezing of durian and freeze-dried processing of it as ways of countering a plunge in prices for the fruit they grew.
  • Sat, 12 Aug 2017 01:00:00
    Snack sales success feeds appetite for expansion
    AFTER building up her Thai snack-food business into an operation with sales of Bt50 million a year, Tanvarai Tophan has a new ambition: to expand outside the country. Tanvarai plans to export her green bean snacks under the J&N brand to Laos as part an effort to boost sales growth into the double digits this year.
  • Sat, 05 Aug 2017 01:00:00
    Historic family home takes on life as museum
    PHOT Jaichansuksit, who retired early five years ago and is now 55, spent Bt9 million of his savings to transform his more-than-230-year-old traditional Thai home in Samut Songkhram into the Old Siam Heritage Museum.
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