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Kenya Report

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From the World Bank 2021 report, Nairobi, the capital of Kenya, produces 2400 tons of solid waste daily. Out of this, 840 tons is plastic waste. Only 45% of the total waste is recycled or converted to another valuable form Continue
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November 04, 2022 |
Sandra Francisco
From the World Bank 2021 report, Nairobi, the capital of Kenya, produces 2400 tons of solid waste daily. Out of this, 840 tons is plastic waste. Only 45% of the total waste is recycled or Continue
October 13, 2022 |
Sandra Francisco
Historically, resource consumption has been correlated with the economic development of a society. This has led to emergence of wasteful practices in global production and consumption with little Continue
September 28, 2022 |
Sandra Francisco
In light of new trends that include sustainability, the rise of e-commerce, competition and rapidly changing consumer preferences, packaging consumer companies are rethinking what they need from a Continue
Muthu Ravi, CEO of Silafrica Kenya Ltd
Muthu Ravi gives an overview of Silafrica’s innovative plastic and packaging solutions in Continue
September 14, 2022 |
Sandra Francisco
Muthu Ravi, CEO of Silafrica Kenya Ltd, the leading primary consumer packaging company, discusses strengths and talks about his vision to move towards a complete circular economy. Continue
September 12, 2022 |
Sandra Francisco
With increasing awareness of cognitive based factors that influence consumer willingness to purchase a product, brands are aligning their products to meet the factors and ride on them to edge out Continue
August 31, 2022 |
Sandra Francisco
Akshay Shah, Group Executive Director at Silafrica, the leading plastic packaging manufacturer in Kenya, talks about one of Silafrica’s latest achievements: the recyclable stretch wrap solution. Continue
July 29, 2022 |
Sandra Francisco
Ever wondered what type of water storage to go for? Water storage selection is not one of the easiest decisions to make as there are many factors that need to be considered to arrive at the best Continue
July 26, 2022 |
Sandra Francisco
With food demand expected to grow by 77% over the next 28 years (2022-2050), the food industry is on a bull run. However, during this period, food production will be under a threat from climate Continue
July 21, 2022 |
Sandra Francisco
Akshay Shah, Group Executive Director at Silafrica, explains how the leading rigid plastic packaging manufacturer in Kenya is helping the beverage sector move towards recyclable packaging in East Continue
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Muthu Ravi, CEO of Silafrica Kenya Ltd
Muthu Ravi gives an overview of Silafrica’s innovative plastic and packaging solutions in Continue
Akshay Shah, Group Executive Director at Silafrica
Akshay Shah discusses the importance of implementing circular economy and explains how Continue
Kulbir Panesar, Director at Nasib Industrial Products Ltd (Glory Paints)
Kulbir Panesar shares his assessment of the paint industry in Kenya and gives an overview of Continue
Dharmesh Savla, Group CEO of Tononoka Group
Dharmesh Savla presents Tononoka Group, the hardware shop that started in the mid-1980s and Continue
Kunal Patel, Head of Marketing at Comply Industries and Ustawi Grain Millers
Kunal Patel gives an overview of Comply Industries, a company specialized in particle board Continue
Akshay Shah, Group Executive Director at Silafrica
Akshay Shah shares his assessment of the packaging industry in Kenya and East Africa and Continue
Sawan Shah, CEO at Tropical Heat Group
Sawan Shah discusses new projects by Tropical Heat Group, and talks about upcoming products, Continue
Jigna Patel, Director of Ozone Beverages
Jigna Patel presents Ozone Beverages, a water purification company based in Kenya, and Ozone Continue
Hasit Patel, COO at RAMCO Group
In this exclusive interview, Hasit Patel gives an overview of RAMCO Group, a conglomerate of Continue
Mehul Shah, Director at Ashut Engineers Ltd
Mehul Shah gives an overview of Ashut Engineers, a leading manufacturer of a wide range of Continue
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September 14, 2022 |
Sandra Francisco
Muthu Ravi, CEO of Silafrica Kenya Ltd, the leading primary consumer packaging company, discusses strengths and talks about his vision to move towards a complete circular economy. Continue
August 31, 2022 |
Sandra Francisco
Akshay Shah, Group Executive Director at Silafrica, the leading plastic packaging manufacturer in Kenya, talks about one of Silafrica’s latest achievements: the recyclable stretch wrap solution. Continue
July 21, 2022 |
Sandra Francisco
Akshay Shah, Group Executive Director at Silafrica, explains how the leading rigid plastic packaging manufacturer in Kenya is helping the beverage sector move towards recyclable packaging in East Continue
July 12, 2022 |
Sandra Francisco
Akshay Shah, Group Executive Director at Silafrica, the leading rigid plastic packaging manufacturer in Kenya, explains how the company is helping the plastic packaging sector move to a circular Continue
June 02, 2022 |
Sandra Francisco
Dharmesh Savla, Group CEO of Tononoka Group, a Kenyan steel industry leader which has been growing steadily for 36 years, talks about the history of the Group. Continue
May 19, 2022 |
Sandra Francisco
Kunal Patel, Head of Marketing at Comply Industries, a leading manufacturer of wooden based panels and wood related products in East Africa, explains what the competitive advantages of the company Continue
April 21, 2022 |
Sandra Francisco
Akshay Shah, Group Executive Director at Silafrica, the leading rigid plastic packaging manufacturer in Kenya, discusses the company's commitment to only manufacture 100% recyclable packaging by the Continue
April 04, 2022 |
Sandra Francisco
Sawan Shah, CEO at Tropical Heat Group, gives an overview of the company and discusses innovation and recent developments. Tropical Heat was established in 1973 as a small ethnic snack cottage Continue
February 08, 2022 |
Sandra Francisco
Jigna Patel, Director of Ozone Beverages, gives an overview of Ozone Beverages, a water purification company based in Kenya, and Ozone Overseas, a company specialized in providing investors with Continue
November 04, 2021 |
Sandra Francisco
Hasit Patel, COO at RAMCO Group, talks about the impacts of COVID on the printing and packaging side of the business. Continue
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November 04, 2022 |
Sandra Francisco
From the World Bank 2021 report, Nairobi, the capital of Kenya, produces 2400 tons of solid waste daily. Out of this, 840 tons is plastic waste. Only 45% of the total waste is recycled or Continue
October 13, 2022 |
Sandra Francisco
Historically, resource consumption has been correlated with the economic development of a society. This has led to emergence of wasteful practices in global production and consumption with little Continue
September 28, 2022 |
Sandra Francisco
In light of new trends that include sustainability, the rise of e-commerce, competition and rapidly changing consumer preferences, packaging consumer companies are rethinking what they need from a Continue
September 12, 2022 |
Sandra Francisco
With increasing awareness of cognitive based factors that influence consumer willingness to purchase a product, brands are aligning their products to meet the factors and ride on them to edge out Continue
July 29, 2022 |
Sandra Francisco
Ever wondered what type of water storage to go for? Water storage selection is not one of the easiest decisions to make as there are many factors that need to be considered to arrive at the best Continue
July 26, 2022 |
Sandra Francisco
With food demand expected to grow by 77% over the next 28 years (2022-2050), the food industry is on a bull run. However, during this period, food production will be under a threat from climate Continue
July 13, 2022 |
Sandra Francisco
In the plastic packaging industry, in-mould labelling (IML) is one of the most futuristic and innovative labelling technologies. In IML, pre-printed labels are infused to the packaging during the Continue
July 04, 2022 |
Sandra Francisco
Silafrica has been the leading manufacturer and supplier of the most innovative and sustainable rigid plastic packaging solutions for beverage, food, personal and home care, and chemicals since Continue
June 13, 2022 |
Sandra Francisco
In Kenya and East Africa, Ashut Engineers Ltd leverages cutting edge technology and innovation to produce furniture that completes the healthcare environment. With more than four decades of Continue
June 07, 2022 |
Sandra Francisco
Ashut Engineers Ltd continues to dominate the Kenyan market with high-end, locally produced classroom furniture. With over 40 years of industrial experience, Ashut Engineers prides itself as a Continue
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