Monthly Archives: May 2020

Kenyan entrepreneur finds export market for innovative products

Newton owino Entrepreneur Newton Owino’s company makes several products from the waste produced by the fish processing industry in the western Kenyan town of Kisumu, located on the shores of Lake Victoria. Alisam Products Development and Design’s best seller is the finished fish leather, part of which is exported to international fashion design houses. The […]

Now is a good time to give your leather shoes a little care

Even though you might remember the last time you slipped into a pair of leather lace-up shoes, there’s no doubt it was a few months ago. For most of us, this is an unprecedented situation, where our formal leather shoes lie on our shelves. Either way, maybe now is the time to take them out […]

Retailers forced to deal with moldy leather shoes and bags after 2 month shutdown

Now that the government has relaxed the Movement Control Order (MCO), businesses in shopping centers have started to resume operations. However, getting back to normal will not be easy. A Facebook user uploaded a series of photos yesterday (May 10), showing the hardships faced by retail workers. Source: Facebook In his article, user Nex Nezeum […]