S2 Africa, a partnership between Portuguese supermarket chain Sonae and London-based investment fund Satya Capital, has shuttered the three supermarkets it had been operating in the Mozambican capital of Maputo.
25th October 2018
South Africa-based Massmart has unveiled plans to open six new Builders Warehouse stores over the next two years.These stores will located in Kenya, Mozambique, Swaziland and Zambia.
5th September 2018
Sagaci Research keeps growing its expertise and knowledge base in the agricultural sector, one of the main pillars for Africa’s economic development. We recently executed a study for a leading multinational company, in order to gain insights on the entire value chain of several crops and understand the way in which farmers use agricultural products and their
24th January 2018
Sagaci Omnibus Surveys keep running across the continent: don’t miss our next waves in Angola, Mozambique and South Africa
After our successful launch in Kenya, Tanzania and Nigeria this week, we are gearing up for our next Omibus wave in Mozambique, Angola and South Africa. We are accepting confirmations by December 22nd, so make sure you get on board! The Sagaci Omnibus is a fast and cost-effective way to reach consumers in a number of
24th December 2017
Categories: Consumer - Sectors - Retail & Shopping Malls - Telecom - Angola - Construction & Real Estate - Travel & Tourism - Financial Services - Industrial Goods - Agriculture - Automotive - Distributors - Pharmaceuticals - Mozambique - South Africa
The retail landscape in Africa is very fragmented and under continuous evolution. Traditional trade is largely dominant. Accurate up to date information is hard to find in many cases. Sagaci Research has launched the Sagaci Retail Outlet Database, a comprehensive map of FMCG distribution outlets (covering "on trade" and "off trade" channels) in 9 key African cities.
20th December 2017
The Sagaci Omnibus is a fast and cost-effective consumer survey. You can use it to assess brand awareness, understand consumer behaviours, measure advertisement recalls or gauge public opinion. With Sagaci Omnibus you share the setup costs of quantitative research with other clients, lowering your survey costs. You simply define your questions, and the pricing is
11th December 2017
Categories: Consumer - Retail & Shopping Malls - Ghana - Telecom - Angola - Construction & Real Estate - Travel & Tourism - Financial Services - Industrial Goods - Cameroon - Agriculture - Cote d'Ivoire - Automotive - DR Congo - Distributors - Pharmaceuticals - Ethiopia - Kenya - Mozambique - Nigeria - Tanzania - South Africa - Ivory Coast
The fifth edition of the Shopping Centers across Africa Report is already available. As investment and interest from mall developers grows across the continent, the realities in the different countries are becoming more diverse. From a more sophisticated market in Northern and Southern Africa, to a close-to-saturation retail landscape in Kenya or the challenging economic
11th December 2017
Categories: Egypt - Retail & Shopping Malls - Ghana - Algeria - Angola - Countries - Benin - Botswana - Burundi - Cameroon - Cote d'Ivoire - DR Congo - Equatorial Guinea - Ethiopia - Gabon - Kenya - Libya - Morocco - Mozambique - Nigeria - Rwanda - Senegal - Sudan - Tanzania - Togo - Tunisia - Uganda - Zambia - Zimbabwe - South Sudan - Sierra Leone - Congo - Mali - South Africa - Namibia - Ivory Coast
To cater for the growing African middle-class, the importance of shopping malls has increased in the past few years with these centers showing strong sale and expansion growth. This publication is aimed at all existing and entering industry players looking to understand the shopping mall industry on the continent offering fact-based data and analysis.
7th September 2016
Categories: Egypt - Retail & Shopping Malls - Ghana - Algeria - Angola - Benin - Botswana - Burundi - Cameroon - Cote d'Ivoire - DR Congo - Equatorial Guinea - Ethiopia - Gabon - Kenya - Libya - Morocco - Mozambique - Nigeria - Rwanda - Senegal - Sudan - Tanzania - Togo - Tunisia - Uganda - Zambia - Zimbabwe - South Sudan - Sierra Leone - Congo - Mali - Namibia
Updated Chicken Bucket purchasing power parity study across African countries provides a fact-based understanding of currency issues in the continent
July 27th, 2016. Sagaci Research, the leading independent pan-African market research and market intelligence firm, has published an updated version of their study on Purchasing-Power-Parity (PPP) among African countries, named “The Chicken Bucket Index”. Inspired by the world renowned Big Mac Index, Sagaci Research has leveraged the presence of KFC™ in 18 African nations to
27th July 2016
Background The KFC Index was created by Sagaci Research as an informal way to gauge whether currencies in African countries are “correctly valued”. It is based on the theory of purchasing power parity (PPP), which states that exchange rates should move towards the rate that would equalize the prices of an identical basket of goods and
27th July 2016
Categories: Consumer - Egypt - Retail & Shopping Malls - Ghana - Angola - Countries - Botswana - Financial Services - Kenya - Morocco - Mozambique - Nigeria - Tanzania - Uganda - Zambia - Zimbabwe - South Africa - Namibia