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Coca-Cola acquires minority shareholding in Nigeria’s Chi Limited

Coca-Cola acquires minority shareholding in Nigeria’s Chi Limited

Coca-Cola acquires initial minority shareholding in Nigeria’s leading value-added dairy, juices and snacks business to expand its African stills beverage portfolio LAGOS, Nigeria, Jan. 30, 2016 – The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE: KO) and Tropical General Investments Group (TGI Group) – the holding company of Chi Ltd, Nigeria’s leading dairy and juice company – announced a binding agreement for…

Volkswagen to set up new automotive assembly in Ethiopia

28 Janury 2018: A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed by Thomas Schaefer, Head of the Volkswagen Sub-Saharan Africa Region, and the Commissioner of the Ethiopian Investment Commission (EIC), Abebe Abebayehu, today. The MoU is based on: vehicle assembly, localization of automotive components, mobility concepts, opening of a training center in Ethiopia. In signing the…

Afriscaper Introduces Report by Request (RbR)

Afriscaper, a market research and consulting company has introduced a new program that helps organizations and individuals request for customized market research reports in emerging markets. The program called “Report by Request”(RbR) combines superior customer service and technology to deliver customized market research for various industries in emerging markets from as low as $999 (Comparable reports…

Doing Business in China Market Report 2019

[Shanghai, January 17, 2019] Afriscaper Research & Consulting announces the addition of a report, ‘China: Doing Business Guide 2019’ to its report store collection. The Report is useful to individuals and organizations interested in exporting, importing or expanding operations to China. This includes individual business people, foreign-run organizations in China, multinational organizations, entrepreneurs, companies involved…

Understanding Identity & Access Management (IAM)

The currency of the present age is information. Organizations and nations that are able to collect data and analyse such data tend to be the fastest growing and more forward looking. However, with many organizations such as Microsoft, Tencent, Facebook, Google, Alibaba, Apple and others with the ability to generate tons of data, the question…

Online Men's Shirt Startup Allows Women Shop For Men

An online startup for customized Men’s shirts, MatchU, is targeting women who wish to buy shirts for the men in their lives (usually as gifts for fathers, husbands, boyfriends or sons). According to MatchU, “In 2017, Australian women accounted for 26% of men’s clothes purchased online”. Research indicates that online menswear purchases by women reached US$214m…

The 5 Companies Driving Nigeria's Trade Growth In Africa

  In June 2018, Afriscaper released a report on intra-Africa trade titled ‘Nigeria: Intra-Africa Non-Oil Export Guide‘ In the report, we highlighted that despite being Africa’s largest economy by GDP, Nigeria could do much better on trading with other African countries and driving intra-Africa trade. As a follow up to the report, we have identified…