Archive for the ‘Consumer Goods’ category
How Kenya’s Sally Karago built her fashion business.
After trying for many years to launch the MAC brand in Kenya, Joyce Gikunda has finally reached her goal.
“There was no empire in the beginning I can assure you of that,” said Francis Grogan, co-founder and CEO of Zambeef.
British high street footwear brand Clarks is set to double the number of stores it has in Africa.
Abhilash Bajpai, director of home electronics and appliances retailer, Radian Stores, talks about the rise in brand consciousness he is seeing in Zambia.
Alpesh Patel, founder of Africa’s Mi-Fone, shares some of the strategies the brand has employed to place it in the game.
In a frank statement, Famous Brands CEO warns the two American pizza brands not to expect an easy ride in South Africa.
“I wouldn’t call myself a workaholic, but my wife does.”
There is currently “a big push for African designs” globally, says Cecilia Östman of fashion company Njema Helena.
How Chris Getonga built and sold a successful pharmacy chain.
How we made it in Africa’s‘s Kate Douglas reflects on some of the business and social characteristics of Lusaka.
How we made it in Africa speaks to experts about what entrepreneurs should know before becoming a franchisee in Africa.
Vlisco has products for every price point.
Pizza Hut aims to ‘fish where the fish are’ in South Africa.
In the last five years a number of international restaurant franchises have opened in East Africa.