The Irish Times took a look at the growing industry of African fashion, featuring PMIA as a contributor.
Valued Added in Africa has been covered in The Grocery Traders December issue, a publication that is focused on all aspects of the grocery trade. The article discusses where you can purchase goods with the PMIA label.
VAA are delighted that Packaging News have featured an article on how Waitrose are now showcasing the PMIA label with the sale of the Madagascan chocolate brand, Madécasse.
Valued Added in Africa are delighted that Sweets and Snacks World have praised the use of our label, Proudly Made in Africa, on a piece about Madagascan chocolate company, Madécasse.
Just Style magazine have published an online article of the role VAA are playing at this years Origin Africa trade show taking place in Addis Ababa on the 21st to the 23rd of October. VAA will be hosting Fine Spinners, Aplpha Knits, Fine Fashion and Kiboko at the event.
Read Leonie Barries article here.
VAA featured in the Kering online magazine. Kering is the group of which Gucci, Puma, Stella McCartney, Alexander McQueeen and many other leading brands.
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VAA is in good company ... Also featuring in the article are Edun and Alexander McQueen, Okapi and Stella McCartney. The article was written by Leila Hawkins.
Proudly Made in Africa featured in a Guardian article about ethical coffee.
West Africa produces 70 percent of world's cocoa
On December 9th, Irish Minister of State for Trade and Development Joe Costello accompanied VAA to the Kiboko Garment Factoy in Nairobi, Kenya.
The following day, Minister Costello launched the VAA-Strathmore Networking Event in Strathmore Business School, Nairobi, Kenya.
The collaboration between VAA and Trinity College Dublin student group Ethnic Threads is covered by The Metro Herald- page 4, September 17th, 2013.
View the piece here.