Some Noodles!

Flannery, Russell
November 2007
Forbes Asia;11/12/2007, Vol. 3 Issue 19, p66
The article profiles the career of Chinese businesswoman Daisy Poon. Her 175-unit Japanese-style noodle chain, Ajisen, raised $250 million in an IPO in March 2007. Its stock has nearly doubled since, one of the Hong Kong exchange's best performers this year. Her 51% stake is worth $595 million. She aims to double the number of her chain stores by the end of 2008 and is also looking for new fast-food brands to bring to China.


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