Wal-Mart Makes a Move on Africa

Image of Wal-Mart Parking Lot

I guess it was just a matter of time…

Wal-Mart: Predator Capitalism and the Great Game

By Glenn Ashton

Date posted: 6 October 2010

So it looks like Wal-Mart may establish its African beachhead in South Africa. Rumours have flown around the South African business community for more than six months that Massmart, the South African based retail giant that includes well-known brands such as Dion, Game, Makro and Builders Warehouse, was a target for acquisition by the world’s biggest company, the retail behemoth Wal-Mart.

View the rest of this article online here: http://www.sacsis.org.za/site/article/560.1

What do you think about this?

Mark D. Jordahl – Kampala

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4 Responses to Wal-Mart Makes a Move on Africa

  1. Lara says:

    HI Mark! I’m trying to get ahold of Devin. I’m here in Kampala and need her number. If you get this, please ask her to contact me at SPEKE hotel. Thanks! Lara

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  3. Tell says:

    NO NO NO NO Please No and thats absolutely No Wal-Mart in Africa , please!!

  4. Tell says:

    Please don’t take this Hell to kill purity of Nature and Loving beautiful people of Sweet Africa, keep it your self ….we just saying No thank you… but you know wat maybe lets just let you guys go ahead but remember you cant trust Africa……you will see latter

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