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The Grocery Trader FEATURES the PMIA LABEL : December 2015

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.

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Packaging News Discuss the PMIA Label in their Latest Article: November 2015

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.

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PMIA label is featured on Sweets and Snacks World: October 2015

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.

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Just-Style discuss VAAs role at this years Origin Africa trade show: October 2015

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.

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VAA in Kering Magazine: June 2015

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. 

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Proudly Made in Africa features in The Guardian: June 2015

Proudly Made in Africa featured in a Guardian article about ethical coffee. 

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AFRICA BUSINESS-African cocoa a golden ticket for Tanzania chocolate factory

West Africa produces 70 percent of world's cocoa

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Joe Costello Launches VAA Networking Event & Visits Kiboko Factory

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.  

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Metro Herald Covers VAA-Ethnic Threads Collaboration

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.

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Image Magazine Covers Coffee Cupping Event

Jo Linehan of Image Magazine, Ireland's premier women's magazine, writes about her experience at VAA's African Coffee-Cupping Event.

Check out her blog post here: September Bias

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