Web Hosting – Mainland China

This post is in regards to the www.sourcetheglobe.com website which was down for an extended period.  In May, 2010 my quarterly service contract with my HK (Hong Kong) hosting provider expired, I decided at the time not to renew my contract as the investment for the...
Louis in Mainland China

Louis in Mainland China

I couldn’t help but notice that the new Louis Vuitton store had finally opened on Huahai Road in Shanghai and to celebrate the opening there was a line up a dozen people strong that wouldn’t go away. I really liked their window, which is featured in the...
The Bottle

The Bottle

At the end of March a friend in Vancouver asked me if I could assist in securing 3000 stainless steel water bottles for a promotion he was doing.  I told him I knew a handful of suppliers and would assist him as needed. This story is not about to many drinks from a...
Mainland China – Village People

Mainland China – Village People

To better understand Mainland China, people, cultures and realities I decided to go for a 2 day excursion to Dongguan, Zhejiang, population 100, no heat, no running water (well only) to get water, no toilets (public outhouse)  and lots of farming and a bit of...