The Retail community of Zambiahttp://www.bizcommunity.com//237/87.htmlZambia Retail news15Retail news - Zambiahttp://biz-file.com/res/img/logo.gifBizcommunity.comhttp://www.bizcommunity.com/en-usWed, 24 May 2017 00:36:09 +0200Rwanda moves swiftly towards cashless societyhttp://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/178/87/161363.html<p><img src="http://c.biz-file.com/c/1705/390881-120x120.jpg" alt="Rwanda moves swiftly towards cashless society" width="120" height="120" align="left" /><br><span >© pretoperola via [[www.123RF.com 123RF]]&lt;/span>Rwanda is continuing with its move to be the first cashless society in Africa, extending an agreement with Mastercard to strength its digital payment sector, it was announced at the World Economic Forum being held in Durban, South Africa, this week.<br> <a href="http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/178/87/161363.html">Read more...</a> | <a href="http://www.bizcommunity.com/SendToFriend.aspx?l=178&c=87&ct=1&ci=161363">Send to a friend</a></p><div style="clear:left"></div>http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/178/87/161363.htmlFri, 05 May 2017 06:57:00 +0200Bizcommunity Retail ZambiaWill additive manufacturing inspire the next industrial revolution?http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/111/87/161190.html<p><img src="http://c.biz-file.com/c/1705/390405-120x120.jpg" alt="Will additive manufacturing inspire the next industrial revolution?" width="120" height="120" align="left" /><br><span >©lucadp via [[www.123RF.com 123RF]]&lt;/span>The industrial revolution of more than 250 years ago made the world smaller by giving birth to new and faster methods of transportation. This period is highly regarded as the birth of the modern age, but since them we've had a couple of mini-industrial revolutions. Some suggest that by taking the industrial revolution of 1760-1840 as the first one, we are currently in the fourth industrial revolution.<br> <a href="http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/111/87/161190.html">Read more...</a> | <a href="http://www.bizcommunity.com/SendToFriend.aspx?l=111&c=87&ct=1&ci=161190">Send to a friend</a></p><div style="clear:left"></div>http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/111/87/161190.htmlWed, 03 May 2017 11:30:00 +0200Bizcommunity Retail ZambiaDangote aims to be largest global rice exporter by 2021http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/157/87/160823.html<p><img src="http://c.biz-file.com/c/1704/389286-120x120.jpg" alt="Dangote aims to be largest global rice exporter by 2021" width="120" height="120" align="left" /><br><span >© Suphakaln Wongcompune via [[www.123RF.com 123RF]]&lt;/span>LAGOS, Nigeria - Home-grown African brand, Dangote, is on track to becoming the world's largest exporter of rice in five years time. This prediction was made by Akinwumi Adesina, president of the African Development Bank (AfDB).<br> <a href="http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/157/87/160823.html">Read more...</a> | <a href="http://www.bizcommunity.com/SendToFriend.aspx?l=157&c=87&ct=1&ci=160823">Send to a friend</a></p><div style="clear:left"></div>http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/157/87/160823.htmlMon, 24 Apr 2017 06:10:00 +0200Bizcommunity Retail ZambiaSmarter banking solution for East African millennialshttp://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/111/87/159132.html<p><img src="http://c.biz-file.com/c/1703/384014-120x120.jpg" alt="Smarter banking solution for East African millennials" width="120" height="120" align="left" /><br><span >©Michael Simons via [[www.123RF.com 123RF]]&lt;/span>A mobile solution that gives millennials access to banking services, transfers and payments, wherever and whenever they need them, has been developed by Halo, a South African creative agency working with the Commercial Bank of Africa (CBA) based in Nairobi, Kenya.<br> <a href="http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/111/87/159132.html">Read more...</a> | <a href="http://www.bizcommunity.com/SendToFriend.aspx?l=111&c=87&ct=1&ci=159132">Send to a friend</a></p><div style="clear:left"></div>http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/111/87/159132.htmlWed, 15 Mar 2017 06:32:00 +0200Bizcommunity Retail ZambiaEngen Zambia partners to add chicken to offeringhttp://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/237/87/159076.html<p><img src="http://c.biz-file.com/c/1703/383847-120x120.jpg" alt="Chicken Corner" width="120" height="120" align="left" /><br><span >Chicken Corner&lt;/span>Engen Zambia has added fast food chicken to its Corner Bakery partnership offering to provide Zambian consumers with more on the go options.<br> <a href="http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/237/87/159076.html">Read more...</a> | <a href="http://www.bizcommunity.com/SendToFriend.aspx?l=237&c=87&ct=1&ci=159076">Send to a friend</a></p><div style="clear:left"></div>http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/237/87/159076.htmlTue, 14 Mar 2017 09:58:00 +0200Bizcommunity Retail ZambiaMasterCard assists 1.1 million African smallholder farmershttp://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/188/16/158704.html<p><img src="http://c.biz-file.com/c/1703/382794-120x120.jpg" alt="Image by 123RF" width="120" height="120" align="left" /><br><span >Image by 123RF&lt;/span>DAKAR, Senegal - Three of the leading organisations in Africa working with smallholder farmers have joined The MasterCard Foundation to reaffirm their commitment to provide farmers with more of the financial resources and agribusiness connections they need to succeed.<br> <a href="http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/188/16/158704.html">Read more...</a> | <a href="http://www.bizcommunity.com/SendToFriend.aspx?l=188&c=16&ct=1&ci=158704">Send to a friend</a></p><div style="clear:left"></div>http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/188/16/158704.htmlTue, 07 Mar 2017 08:33:00 +0200Bizcommunity Retail ZambiaNew partnership for Vodafone Zambia and Shopritehttp://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/237/78/158575.html<p><img src="http://c.biz-file.com/c/1703/382368-120x120.jpg" alt="New partnership for Vodafone Zambia and Shoprite" width="120" height="120" align="left" />Vodafone Zambia has announced a partnership with South African food retail chain Shoprite that allows the 4G internet provider to set up shop-in-shop stores at various Shoprite outlets. The move is a part of the company's latest attempt to reach out to its customers in different localities all while increasing convenience.<br> <a href="http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/237/78/158575.html">Read more...</a> | <a href="http://www.bizcommunity.com/SendToFriend.aspx?l=237&c=78&ct=1&ci=158575">Send to a friend</a></p><div style="clear:left"></div>http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/237/78/158575.htmlFri, 03 Mar 2017 06:49:00 +0200Bizcommunity Retail ZambiaSevere food shortages impact Africa's refugeeshttp://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/70/422/158196.html<p><img src="http://c.biz-file.com/c/1702/381252.jpg" alt="Severe food shortages impact Africa's refugees" width="120" height="120" align="left" />UNHCR and WFP are concerned that sustained cuts to food assistance will have severe nutrition and protection-related consequences as refugees try to cope by skipping meals, pulling their children out of schools to stay at home or work, and selling family assets.<br> <a href="http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/70/422/158196.html">Read more...</a> | <a href="http://www.bizcommunity.com/SendToFriend.aspx?l=70&c=422&ct=1&ci=158196">Send to a friend</a></p><div style="clear:left"></div>http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/70/422/158196.htmlFri, 24 Feb 2017 06:57:00 +0200Bizcommunity Retail ZambiaSilvertree acquires Nigeria's TopCheckhttp://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/157/16/157541.html<p><img src="http://c.biz-file.com/c/1702/379365.jpg" alt="Silvertree acquires Nigeria's TopCheck" width="120" height="120" align="left" />LAGOS, Nigeria - Silvertree Internet Holdings, Africa's leading Internet platform, has acquired Nigerian price comparison site TopCheck for an undisclosed amount, making it Africa's largest price comparison group.<br> <a href="http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/157/16/157541.html">Read more...</a> | <a href="http://www.bizcommunity.com/SendToFriend.aspx?l=157&c=16&ct=1&ci=157541">Send to a friend</a></p><div style="clear:left"></div>http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/157/16/157541.htmlMon, 13 Feb 2017 06:58:00 +0200Bizcommunity Retail ZambiaBotswana's benchmarking competition lawhttp://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/29/87/152507.html<p><img src="http://c.biz-file.com/c/1610/364838-120x120.png" alt="Botswana's benchmarking competition law" width="120" height="120" align="left" />Established just five years ago, Botswana's Competition Authority has helped reinject millions of dollars into local businesses and save thousands of jobs in an economy where unemployment persists at around 20%.<br> <a href="http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/29/87/152507.html">Read more...</a> | <a href="http://www.bizcommunity.com/SendToFriend.aspx?l=29&c=87&ct=1&ci=152507">Send to a friend</a></p><div style="clear:left"></div>http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/29/87/152507.htmlThu, 20 Oct 2016 06:55:00 +0200Bizcommunity Retail Zambia