Tag Archives: E-Commerce

The rise of a new Tribe

The Cambridge dictionary defines a tribe as a group of people, often of related families, who live together, sharing the same language, culture and history. It is in this light that tribe in this piece has been used to describe … Continue reading

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Konga and Nigeria’s e-commerce industry

  In my column of last month, I wrote about Nigeria’s retail industry and its potential to become the country’s next big industry. I also touched briefly on the gains made by the domestic e-commerce sector. Unfortunately, soon after the … Continue reading

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Alibaba may be taking on Amazon in another key category

The Chinese e-commerce giant announced on Wednesday that its cloud computing business, Aliyun, is entering the U.S. market with a new data center located in Silicon Valley. “Now, Aliyun hopes to meet the needs of Chinese enterprises in the United … Continue reading

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