Posts from ‘December, 2010’

This year’s last message


The bottom and the top of Africa

It was a sunny week. Craig Ballantyne of Cape Town-based online media group Capacity Holdings and I spent five days on the roads of South Africa, looking at grocery stores both modern and traditional, and speaking with retail management both at offices and on shop floors.

 
 
On our ways to and from the appointments, we mulled [...]