Shopping centre industry lobby group launched

Shopping mall owners, managers and tenants have launched an association to advocate for their interests and concerns to grow the retail sector. The Shopping Centers Association of Kenya,launched last week, was set up for networking, education, research and constructive engagement amongst all stakeholders in the shopping centre industry, including owners, tenants and service providers. “It…

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The Future of Global Retail

The Future of Global Retail Constant improvements in technology are making traditional retail a thing of the past. E-commerce was just the beginning – 2019 will bring to the global retail industry. Although these technologies are not fully employed in Kenya (nor has their full scope been utilized by global industries), the world is becoming…

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Buttons and Bows Feature

Buttons and Bows Buttons and Bows Ltd. was one of the first shops in Yaya Centre and opened in 1988. It was the only Haberdashery in the area and has been serving loyal customers, schools, and NGOs for 30 years. They also specialize in tailoring; from small-scale mending work to large hotel curtain stitching. They…

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Wexer Brand Agency Feature

Wexer Brand Agency Wexer Brand Agency was founded by Samuel Wekesa, who is now the creative director of the firm. Once a freelance web and graphic designer, he now has the company registered and specializes in visual branding services such as advertising, printing, web design and graphic design. Samuel believes the company can be best described…

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Waste Management

Waste Management Article As a developing country, the use of plastic has been integral in its growth especially in the production sector. However, improper management of solid waste in Kenya has led to many problems since plastic is non-biodegradable and a major source of pollution in the country. Banning plastic bags and looking for an…

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Christmas Checklist

Twenty-eight days left to Christmas, are you prepared? With only twenty-eight days left to Christmas, the busiest time for retail, preparations have already begun within malls to get into the seasonal mood, but have you ensured everything has been done to get ready for festivities? Here is a quick checklist (with some helpful tips) to…

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