Archive for the ‘Consumer Goods’ category
Ben Longman unpicks the true size of the middle class, how to understand it and track its growth.
Saleh Nasreddin’s journey in business.
“In Africa, everything is good business. You just have to plan well, work hard and do it right.”
In 2008 Schulze Global Investments became the first international private equity firm to open an office in Ethiopia.
How we made it in Africa talks to Erfaan Mojgani, country manager of online marketplace Kaymu in Tanzania.
Kenya has emerged third among the top 20 fastest-growing economies in the world, according to a 2015 survey by Bloomberg.
For all its business and investment potential, the country can be a hard nut to crack.
Chai Bora MD discusses the company’s plans and the benefits of having private equity investors on board.
“A city like Lagos has 20 million people, but just two shopping centres.”
Yuppiechef’s director, Paul Galatis, shares his tips for winning customer loyalty in the e-commerce industry.
One way companies can create an affinity with African consumers is by working with a local celebrities to endorse their brand.
According to Michael Wood, founder of Aperio, a common mistake made by consumer-facing companies in Africa is getting their product sizes wrong.
JJ van Dongen, senior vice president for Philips Africa, shares the company’s strategy for combating counterfeit products in Africa.
The majority of Africans shop at informal outlets, and this is where South African wines need to improve their presence, says Craig Irving.
Kenyan businessman Vimal Shah is one of the region’s most prominent entrepreneurs.