Setting a price that seems reasonable to consumers can be one of the most difficult tasks some businesses face. Some companies will try to gauge what customers are willing to pay through market research, but not account for local market conditions. OnFrontiers expert Jeff Walcott offers these tips to conduct studies in different locations. Continue reading Tailoring Willingness to Pay Studies to Local Markets
How does an emerging markets leader invest? What’s next on their horizon? We preview our #ExpertChat with Jerome Booth, the founder of the New Sparta group of companies. Continue reading How to Make Money in Emerging Markets: Lessons from an Expert
A look-ahead at our #ExpertChat on Tuesday, May 16 with emerging energy field experts live from Cape Town, South Africa. Continue reading #ExpertChat Preview: De-Risking Energy Financing & Other Insights At African Utility Week
As official Research Partner to African Utility Week’s Finance & Investment Forum, we’re looking to condense the 3 days into just half an hour of lively discussion. Sign up to watch and participate in our #ExpertChat live from AUW in Cape Town. Continue reading Join Us at Africa’s Biggest Energy Industry Gathering
One year into democratic rule under State Counselor and National League for Democracy (NLD) leader Aung San Suu Kyi, Myanmar’s economy continues to receive mixed reviews. The country made BMI Research’s shortlist of the “10 emerging markets of the future” … Continue reading Myanmar: What’s Next for Asia’s Last Frontier?
How are entrepreneurs around the world chasing their dreams without losing a steady paycheck? We recently chatted with OnFrontiers expert Patrick McGinnis about his concept of the 10% Entrepreneur and cross-cultural entrepreneurship. A venture capitalist and private equity investor, Patrick … Continue reading 10% Entrepreneurship Around the Globe
With a growing middle class and internet usage on the rise in Africa, ecommerce retailers are taking advantage of the continent’s untapped potential for digital business. McKinsey estimates that by 2025, ecommerce could account for 10% of retail sales in … Continue reading Cameroon Cashes In on Ecommerce
Last week we published three tips for entering the market of a country emerging from a humanitarian crisis. But what if you’re conducting business in a country currently experiencing a humanitarian crisis – how do you know if the crisis … Continue reading Risky Business: How to Invest During a Humanitarian Crisis
After taking a look at Turkey’s flexible intermediate bulk container (FIBC) industry last month, we wanted to take a step back to review the country’s broader economic landscape, particularly as its prospects are looking quite dim. The Turkish lira has been … Continue reading Turkey’s Economic Woes: How Risky Can It Get?
With the number of people affected by humanitarian crises almost doubling in the past decade, more people than ever are recovering from these crises and need new investment and business opportunities as they rebuild. Sometimes an emergency is an opportunity … Continue reading Three Tips for Entering a Market After a Humanitarian Crisis