Danone enters East Africa market

July 19, 2014 - 7:21:09 am
A boy looks at Brookside dairy milk products displayed on a shelf inside the Nakumatt Lifestyle supermarket in Kenya’s capital Nairobi yesterday. French food group Danone said it was buying a 40 percent stake in Brookside, East Africa’s top dairy producer, as part of plans to expand in new markets while growth is weak in Europe and the economy slows in China.