Dream job

Chen Xingzhi had to wait till her retirement to follow up on her dream “job.”

The 74-year-old Shanghai resident has turned her childhood hobby of making sachets – in this case, scented sachets – into a successful business venture today.

“I had never considered running a business before retiring, but my hobby has now become my family business,” said Chen, who has roped in her son to help her as her early efforts showed promise.

— Read more in The sweet scent of sachets is keeping a tradition alive at Shine.


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