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Integrating of Local Food Suppliers in Modern Food Retail in Africa: The Case of Tanzania

Author: Felix Adamu Nandonde,
Publisher:Aalborg Universitet, Denemark

This study addresses three distinct but interrelated issues in the integration of local food suppliers in modern food distribution in Tanzania. These issues are: What are key factors driving the development of modern food retailing in Tanzania? What factors influence the participation of local modern food suppliers in the industry? And, finally: What policies and strategies can be adopted to increase local suppliers‘ participation in the industry? The study used a critical realism case study approach, in which nine local food suppliers and seven modern food retailers participated.

Organization: Academia/ University
Region: Africa
Coverage: Tanzania
Areas of focus: Food supply and distribution
Tags: Local economy and empolyment, Markets, Rural-urban linkages