The Waterfront mall opened in Nairobi on Jamhuri Day (Kenyan independence day – December 12th). With close to 18,600m² of GLA, the 20 hectare site boasts more than 1,000 parking spaces, a 14,000m² artificial lake and a 1.2km running and walking track. With these leisure facilities and regular cultural events, management are clearly hoping to
10th January 2019
Sagaci Insights: Modern retail in East Africa – the struggle between local and international competitors
In the last months Nakumatt, the leading supermarket chain in East Africa with 66 supermarkets at its peak, has entered in a situation of operational and financial distress that threatens the very survival of the chain. The troubles that Nakumatt is going through have brought back to the public attention the challenges that local modern
11th December 2017
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.
25th June 2015
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