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Consumer goods & Retail

06/03/2020 at 17h54, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Consumer goods & Retail

17/02/2020 at 17h17, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Moncef Belkhayat acquires Fater Morocco for $25 million

The Moroccan businessman and former minister continues to expand his group. On 14 February, Dislog Group...

Consumer goods & Retail

29/01/2020 at 16h18, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Walmart seeks to return to profit by closing 34 stores

Ten years after deciding to position itself in Africa, the subsidiary of the U.S. giant, which operates...

Consumer goods & Retail

29/01/2020 at 08h36, by Gaëlle Arenson

Unilever: Jaime Aguilera succeeds Bruno Witvoet as President Africa

Initially planned for this summer, Witvoet’s retirement is now scheduled for next month.


24/01/2020 at 17h27, by Jeune Afrique Business+

How private equity could have saved Kenya’s Nakumatt from bankruptcy

By rejecting the opening of its capital to institutional investors, who could have provided financing...

Consumer goods & Retail

11/12/2019 at 16h32, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Grand Parade Investments compelled to sell Burger King South Africa to save its cash flow

Unbridled expansion, a lack of profitability and point of sale closures have marked the diversification...

Executive Management

22/11/2019 at 20h06, by Estelle Maussion

Coca-Cola seeking to expand its beverage offering in Africa

Global CEO of the Coca-Cola Company James Quincey, 54, has recently completed his first tour of Africa...

Consumer goods & Retail

21/11/2019 at 18h34, by Jeune Afrique Business+

RCS Group (BNP Paribas) takes on the Edcon store card debtors book from Absa

By means of this transaction with the subsidiary of BNP Paribas, the South African bank “frees up capital...

Consumer goods & Retail

18/11/2019 at 18h10, by Mathieu Galtier

Mabrouk brings H&M and Starbucks to Tunisia

Azur City, the shopping mall owned by the Mabrouk group, is to feature the first Tunisian outlets of...

Consumer goods & Retail

07/11/2019 at 18h39, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Taste Holdings offloads its costly food and beverage division (Starbucks, Domino’s Pizza, Maxi’s, etc.)

The South African franchiser, unable to meet the investment costs required to attain financial stability,...

Consumer goods & Retail

07/11/2019 at 18h35, by Jeune Afrique Business+

South Korean cigarette manufacturer KT&G converts its try in Tunisia

The world’s eighth largest tobacco company, Korea Tobacco & Ginseng Corporation (KT&G), is in discussions...

Consumer goods & Retail

05/11/2019 at 18h23, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Adnan Houdrouge to launch Go Sport and Nespresso in Libreville in December, in the wake of Kiabi

The Mercure group runs a dozen different stores in Gabon including Adidas, Celio, Guess and City Sport...

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