Recently, the reporter learned from Tianjin TEDA Development Co., Ltd. that the company has officially handed over the two office buildings of TEDA MSD-F3 and F4 with Master Kong Holding Group (hereinafter referred to as “Master Kong”), and Master Kong plans to use it as a new headquarters office building in Tianjin Economic-technological Development Area (abbreviated as TEDA) to accommodate functions such as integrated management, R&D and display within the Group. This move reflects that Master Kong will unswervingly regard TEDA as the headquarters of the Group and will have full confidence in the future development of the regional economy.
Taking TEDA as the headquarters of the group
According to the purchase of TEDA MSD office building framework agreement signed by Master Kong and TEDA in mid-August 2016, Master Kong purchased two F3 and F4 office buildings with a total area of approximately 38,500 square meters as their new headquarters office buildings in TEDA.
On October 18 this year, Tianjin TEDA Development Co., Ltd. officially handed over the two office buildings F3 and F4 to Master Kong. According to the relevant person in charge of Tianjin TEDA Development Co., Ltd., the successful closing of the two office buildings of F3 and F4 reflects Master Kong’s recognition of the regional economy and TEDA MSD. The establishment of the new headquarters building in TEDA MSD reflects that Master Kong will unswervingly take TEDA as the headquarters of the Group and have confidence in the future development of the regional economy. It will also help TEDA to attract other high-end customers.
Building a world-class food safety testing center
Following the signing of the TEDA MSD office building framework agreement with TEDA, on November 9, Master Kong and TEDA formally signed a letter of intent for cooperation, announcing that it will establish a world-class food safety and technology innovation center in TEDA. The center is located in the F3 building.
It is claimed that the center invests about 200 million yuan, including more than 60 million yuan in testing equipment investment, and is designed and built by internationally renowned laboratory design companies. Upon completion, it will obtain national-level inspection laboratory certification (CNAS certification) and third parties qualification (CMA certification), service the society, food safety testing, research and development, science training and other functions. The main functions of the center include cooperation with universities to realize the transformation of innovative scientific research results; centralized platform superior resources are used to build public science base, provide food safety popularization and management training for consumers and food industry practitioners; it will integrate upstream and downstream industry resources, utilize food science and technology innovation service platform, expand and extend the end of the enterprise chain to provide more development opportunities for food-related industries in Tianjin and the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region; it will promote and participate in the formulation and revision of domestic food safety standards with high-level technical research results.
In 1992, Master Kong Holdings Co., Ltd. was incorporated in TEDA. With the foundation of a braised beef noodle, the company has gradually developed into a leader in the industry and created a miracle of brand development. After 27 years of continuous development, the business covers instant noodles, convenience food, beverage, catering, food packaging and related supporting industrial chains. It has become a symbolic enterprise in the food industry of TEDA and has made important contributions to regional economic development.