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Happening Now: #GrowthCrossings, An Economist Magazine Event In Lagos
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Happening Now: #GrowthCrossings, An Economist Magazine Event In Lagos

The Economist Magazine in partnership with Standard Chartered Bank are organising #GrowthCrossings, an event aimed at showcasing Africa’s potential in technology and trade. The event is titled: Africa Adaptation. Growth Crossings will evaluate: “Developing Africa’s value chains will require adaptation to challenging environments and unique local tastes. How are businesses […]

MTN Won The Demarketing War
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MTN Won The Demarketing War

In 2008 when the global financial crisis was brewing, Intercontinental Bank (the bank has been bought over by Access Bank) published a press release across major newspapers for several days. Its grouse was what it called a ‘demarketing’ campaign it claimed was launched by competitors who are bent on destroying […]

AMCON Takes Over Bulk Pack Services Limited
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AMCON Takes Over Bulk Pack Services Limited

Asset Management Company of Nigeria, AMCON has just taken over Bulk Pack Services Limited. The company is a beverage package manufacturer and supplier, an affiliate company of Dangote Industries. In a statement by AMCON, the company said: “Bulk Pack Services Limited, a beverage package manufacturer and supplier owned by Alhaji Sani […]