Here is an interesting summary of our joint workshop initiated by CARE Bangladesh, supported by iDE Bangladesh, Market Development Forum, BIF and organized by Renaissance Consultants Ltd. This article was published in the monthly news magazine called the Bangladesh Brand Forum.
Posted on May 14, 2013 at 14:07
In Bangladesh, BIF has worked with Agora, one of the large Retail Chain stores owned and managed by Rahimafrooz Group, a large renowned conglomerate. Details of that project can be seen in the link but briefly our intervention was targeted towards the capacity building of their SME suppliers to deliver better quality and more quantity of fresh produce to match the…Continue
Posted on December 24, 2012 at 19:29
As we try and support commercial businesses to help them develop fortified biscuits for the retail market in Bangladesh - we are trying to draw on lessons learnt from various other nutrition related projects in Bangladesh. For example you can read a write up of the Grameen - Danone Joint Venture trying to produce and sell fortified yogurts to the…Continue
Posted on December 5, 2012 at 22:00 — 1 Comment
An eminent Economist made a thought provoking comment today about the future of the Ready Made Garments (RMG) industry in Bangladesh, which earns us the majority of our foreign export income. He said that the Global Value Chains of RMG will soon squeeze the SME (Small and Medium Enterprise) RMG factories out of…Continue
Posted on November 25, 2012 at 19:00 — 3 Comments