Archive for the ‘Consumer Goods’ category
African cocoa farmers see tiny portion of profits from finished products.
Exports by African countries to their peers on the continent have surged by 32% since the 2008 economic downturn.
A Q&A session with KPMG partner Toyin Gbagi highlights potential for business in the West African nation.
Nigerian fashion label Minku is the first Nigerian startup to accept Bitcoin.
The Ghana Bamboo Bikes Initiative trains women to become highly proficient bike builders.
From its start in his university dorm room, Alex Fourie’s repair service has grown into a successful chain of stores.
Food and beverage multinational is growing its coffee and cereal brands across East Africa.
“Africa was booming and my dreams seemed more feasible over there.”
“The macro story in East Africa echoes that of Africa, and that makes it a relatively more attractive region.”
A major Chinese shoe manufacturer is lacing up for the long run in this economic powerhouse. Will others follow?
Selling satellite phones, electronics and heavy vehicles is Ian Cox’s business.
Thorough research and on-the-ground experience is key to understanding and unlocking Africa’s complex consumer market.
Engen’s innovative strategy is a marketing tool and a way of growing its business.
In order to gain success in African markets, multinational companies need to become truly local.
“The market is huge and there really is space for everyone,” says Zashadu Bags founder.