Social do-gooder and top shoe retail brand, Toms has partnered with Boston-based capital investment house, Bain Capital. The eight year-strong startup company has been active with third world countries and have achieved some remarkable things. 157 more words
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While travelling in Russia, I noticed how consumers influence different industries. Take for example the jewelry industry. It amazed me to see how many jewelry stores were in business, and the variety of international brands that were available. 26 more words
In a post about Africa’s growing tech hub community, researcher Dan Evans (whose work we’ve covered previously), writes:
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“Based on the maturity and business viability of many of the small tech firms that we have met with over our data collection visits, and the modification of many incubators’ business models, we completely understand the thought-process behind this “pivot” in strategy.