• How Covid-19 has changed Kenyan drinking habits

    Kenyan drinkers are consuming more spirits and less beer as a result of Covid-19 restrictions, according to regional market leader East African Breweries (EAB), in which Diageo has a majority stake. With Kenyan president Uhuru Kenyatta citing young people going out and consuming alcohol as a factor in the spread of Covid-19, sales of alcoholic

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  • Zambeef continues retail expansion despite economic headwinds

    Zambeef, which describes itself as “the largest vertically integrated food retailing brand in Zambia,” has reported total revenue of ZMW3.1 billion (USD210 million) for its 2019 financial year (the 12 months to September 2019), with its retail operations accounting for almost two-thirds of this. Zambeef’s retail revenue rose by 20.4% year-on-year, to ZMW2.0 billion (USD136

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  • Mitch Slape wants to make Massmart more like Walmart

    Having taken stock of the business since his appointment as CEO in September 2019, former Walmart executive Mitch Slape has unveiled his plan to right listing South African retailer Massmart (in which Walmart holds a majority stake). He is planning to streamline the business by reducing it from four to two operational units, shift the

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  • Grocery retail in Ghana – Full table of content

    Below is the list of all tables and figures included in the report. Please note that most sections can be purchased individually directly below. If you want a specific page, please contact us directly by calling +33 1 84 17 07 35 or send us an e-mail at

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