Archive for the ‘Consumer Goods’ category
“Don’t think you will start a business and a year down the line you are the big guy in town.”
How we made it in Africa talks to the CEO of fashion brand Mille Collines.
Woolworths is expanding its African food operations, but sourcing local fresh produce remains a challenge.
African Cotton Industries MD says manufacturers need to constantly stay ahead of the game.
Japanese electronics manufacturer Epson is expecting growth in demand for printers in East Africa due to a surge in private sector activity.
Insight into the spending patterns of middle class Ghanaians.
Elizabeth Ojelua’s handmade shoes and bags are gaining a following in Nigeria.
DHL highlights opportunities for African entrepreneurs and SMEs in the continent.
“The biggest challenge I see with young entrepreneurs is not sitting down and doing the research.”
The success of Tabitha Karanja and her Keroche Breweries is a classic David and Goliath tale.
“Don’t buy a restaurant franchise if you like to go to sleep early.”
“There will always be a place for ice cream. As long as there are children, there will always be a market.”
A look at the used and new car markets in Africa.
Bethlehem Tilahun Alemu launches online business, Republic of Leather.
Sub-Saharan Africa has seen a 4.7% increase in foreign direct investment in 2013.