Nakumatt

Type: Company
Name: Nakumatt
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated 18 hours ago - 2 reports

Nakumatt opens Dar store after Shoprite takeover

GIANT retailer Nakumatt has opened a store in Dar es Salaam Tanzania following a buyout of South African firm Shoprite stores in that country.The new store raises the number of Nakumatt outlets in East Africa to 48. The Dar es Salaam outlet named Milimani ... [Published The Star (Kenya) - 18 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

NGAHU: How firms use viral marketing

The advertisements by the food seasoning brand Aromat got the attention of Kenyans online. This led to the brand message being applied to all sorts of things. This kind of marketing is referred to as buzz or viral marketing.The Aromat commercials include ... [Published Business Daily Africa - 20 hours ago]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 3 reports

Nakumatt opens former Shoprite store in Tanzania

Kenya’s largest retail chain, Nakumatt, has opened the first of its three branches in Tanzania, formerly owned by a South African retailer.Nakumatt Holdings opened what is intended to be its flagship store in Tanzania at Mlimani City Mall.The retailer ... [Published CNBC Africa - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

From robust SMEs to news headlines, Uganda and Kenya have a lot in common

I landed at Uganda’s Entebbe Airport at 8pm last Sunday expecting to find a country winding down a restful weekend. However, the 38 kilometres from Entebbe to Kampala are peppered with little shopping centres, from Baita to Kajansi, filled with the ubiquitous ... [Published Business Daily Africa - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Regional retail chain sets up shop in Dar

>Nakumatt Holdings Limited, a regional retailer, has officially opened one of its retail shops in Tanzania, at Mlimani City, with a promise of buying more local products to be sold in its shops. ... [Published Tanzania Citizen - Jul 28 2014]
Entities: Nakumatt, Tanzania, Retailer
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

Uchumi starts search for new Uganda manager

Uchumi Supermarkets has started the search for a new head of its Ugandan operations, as it steps up its regional expansion plans. The retailer says it is looking for a country manager for Uganda where it has six branches.The position was previously held ... [Published Business Daily Africa - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Equity Bank : Signs Up Additional Card Firms

EQUITY Bank is seeking to grow its network of card payment platforms and merchants to improve use of debit and credit cards in various transactions.Apart from known partnerships with Mastercard and Visa, Equity Bank is now a partner for American Express ... [Published 4 Traders - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Fast lane sought in Kiambu

The Nairobi County Assembly Transport Committee yesterday asked Munga Holdings to withdraw a case over the construction of an acceleration lane to ease traffic.Munga owns the Ridgeways Mall on Kiambu road.The assembly passed a motion requiring Munga to ... [Published The Star (Kenya) - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Uganda: Papa Talk - Don't Put Out Your Child's Fire of Creativity

I have mentioned here before how my almost-four-year-old son Saqeeb seems to have an insatiable crave for toys.His favourite outings are the occasional shopping trips to Nakumatt. He will then promptly dash to the toys section. And if he cannot plead ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 25 2014]
Entities: Creativity, Uganda, Nakumatt
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Kibera youth protest against demolition of kiosks

Rioting youths Friday morning burnt tyres and blocked the road near Nakumatt Prestige to protest demolition of their kiosks by the Nairobi County Inspectorate officers.The structures, located near Kibera, were demolished Thursday night by the County Inspectorate ... [Published Daily Nation - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 2 reports

Business: Equity eyes more merchants for card business

Equity Bank is recruiting vendors to pave way for regional acceptance of its American Express Cards among other payment solutions offered by the bank.This is through a process known as merchant acquisition, providing alternative revenue streams for its ... [Published East African Standard - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Kenya: Nakumatt Report 25 Percent Drop in Sales in Malindi

Nakumatt is reporting a 25% drop in sales in its Malindi shop, due to the ongoing insecurity and travel advisories that continue to hamper tourism activities. Managing Director Atul Shah says most businesses have been hit by the insecurity situation, ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 23 2014]

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...as we have been considering various avenues to establish our presence in Dar es Salaam and other parts of Tanzania since 2010," Shah confirmed. "This opening also sets the stage for our 50th branch opening by mid-August which will be a key milestone as we'll have achieved our Nakumatt 2.0 Strategy goal a clear six months ahead of the February 2015 target" he added
"Experiment with your child to see where and how she expresses her creativity. Is she constantly doodling on scraps of paper? Is she always dancing around the house? Does she dress up in your clothes? Is she always putting on plays? See what activities foster your child's creativity and then build off them" reads part of an article titled Top 10 Ways To Foster Your Child's Creativity, on life.familyeducation.com
...have been operating for over a month now and I will tell you we are seeing the numbers growing," said Vicent Tubenawe, the manager at the branch. "Of course some people have asked us why we opened our branch in a place where there is Uchumi dealing in almost the same products of ours. But there are more banks here, many offices, similar businesses, so why not open more supermarkets here?"
"The branch will provide a convenient shopping spot for shoppers living in Donholm, Hazina Estate, Plainsview, Golden Gate, Banque Villa, Jogoo Road, Diamond Park estates and its environs" it said in a statement

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Nakumatt opens former Shoprite store in Tanzania [Published CNBC Africa - Jul 28 2014]
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Nakumatt Opens First Store in Dar es Salaam [Published AA Kenya - Jul 28 2014]
Regional retail chain sets up shop in Dar [Published Tanzania Citizen - Jul 28 2014]
Nakumatt Opens First Store in Dar es Salaam [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 28 2014]
Uchumi starts search for new Uganda manager [Published Business Daily Africa - Jul 27 2014]
Nakumatt takes over first Shoprite store [Published Business Daily Africa - Jul 27 2014]
Equity Bank : Signs Up Additional Card Firms [Published 4 Traders - Jul 25 2014]
Fast lane sought in Kiambu [Published The Star (Kenya) - Jul 25 2014]
Uganda: Papa Talk - Don't Put Out Your Child's ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 25 2014]
Kibera youth protest against demolition of kiosks [Published Daily Nation - Jul 25 2014]
Tuskys files fresh offer to acquire six Ukwala ... [Published Business Daily Africa - Jul 24 2014]
Business: Equity eyes more merchants for card b... [Published East African Standard - Jul 23 2014]
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Insecurity, travel warnings hurt Malindi busine... [Published The Star (Kenya) - Jul 23 2014]
Kenya: Nakumatt Report 25 Percent Drop in Sales... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 23 2014]
Equity Bank in drive for more merchants for cas... [Published HumanIPO - Jul 23 2014]
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