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16th March 2017

How entrepreneurs can avoid pitfalls of owning, running the family business


The Kenyan economy depends a great deal on the input of small and medium-sized enterprises. The Majority of SMEs are family-owned
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8th December 2016

Happy Healthy Living the Bidco way


Bidco Africa Ltd is a leading East and Central Africa manufacturer. Its products group into Edible Oils and Fats, Hygiene,
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8th December 2016

Bidco Promises 1000 New Jobs


Thika-based consumer goods manufacturer Bidco Africa is expecting to employ 1,000 additional workers as it expands its facilities in
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16th September 2016

KCB Foundation and BIDCO Africa Limited in youth empowerment, Agribusiness, Deal.16


KCB Foundation and Bidco Africa Limited have today entered into a strategic partnership to support thousands of young entrepreneurs
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15th September 2016

BIDCO ARTSY CHALLENGE


Our products have been a trusted companion to you and your family, but do you also recycle the packaging that they come in? All you
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24th August 2016

Bidco Africa Enters Partnership with Land O’Lakes, Inc. of the United States


Land O’Lakes, Inc. and Bidco Africa announced a partnership, executed in March 2016 that will capitalize on the enormous growth
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24th August 2016

Gental Teddy


Gental Care Nairobi got invaded by some colorful teddy bears courtesy of Gental Care. Were you able to get yourself a warm, snug hug
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22nd June 2016

International Day Of Yoga 2016


On Sunday 19th June 2016, Bidco and hundreds of Nairobians celebrated the International Yoga Day at the University of Nairobi.A lot of
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22nd June 2016

Nairobi Burger Festival


The Nairobi Burger Festival, courtesy of Eat Out Kenya, was a huge success. Over 80 participating restaurants took part in the
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13th June 2016

AWEP


Entrepreneurship is the most potent and the most sustainable solution for economic empowerment. As a company we believe in this and
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27th May 2016

AH-GAHPAY MERCY CHILDREN'S HOME


For nine years, Ah-Gahpay Mercy Children’s home in Gatanga has enjoyed a solid relationship with Bidco Africa that has seen them
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20th May 2016

Magodo Children's Home


‘You have gathered our orphaned boys and girls into your arms,’ – As part of its Happy Healthy Living promise, Bidco Africa
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31st March 2016

GET PAID TO BE CREATIVE!


We want to give you Ksh 50,000 plus an internship at Bidco Africa. All you have to do is re-design 3 of Kenya’s most trusted brands:
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2nd March 2016

MEET MR. OTTAWA


The engineering department is critical at Bidco Africa since any faults would delay the manufacturing process. The engineers ensure
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29th February 2016

MEET APOLLO


At Bidco Africa’s executive floor there is a quiet man who the directors of the company depend on to get things done. Hisname is
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24th February 2016

THE QUEEN OF DISPATCH


Gender equity has become a big deal in Kenya and around the world. Women can do everything men can and at Bidco Africa one woman is
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16th February 2016

Sharing Your World with HHL


The Happy Healthy Living campaign was our way of rewarding you for expressing yourself. And, thanks to you, it was a success! We
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18th December 2015

Sunny days for Embu farmers with Bidco Africa


When Anglican Development Services CEO Catherine Mwangi spotted an advertisement in the newspaper saying Bidco Africa was looking for
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4th December 2015

Congratulations Dr. Vimal Shah


Bidco Africa CEO Vimal Shah was on Friday 27th November awarded an honorary doctorate degree by KCA University during its 7th annual
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13th November 2015

VIMAL SHAH HOSTS FOUNDERS ENTREPRENEURS FORUM 2015


The Founder Entrepreneurship Forum #TEFO, an annual event that empowers young people to become successful entrepreneurs through
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16th July 2015

Bidco Live Stream


BIDCO LIVE WITH MR. VIMAL SHAHOn 20th July, the Entrepreneurship discussion on Bidco Livestream will be held at the Bidco Auditorium
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15th July 2015

PERSON OF INTEREST - BIDCO CEO Vimal Shah


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7th July 2015

Bidco Africa Partners with Health Ministry in Cholera Awareness


Thika, 7 July 2015: Kenya’s leading edible oils and hygiene products manufacturer Bidco AfricaLimited has entered into a partnership
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25th June 2015

Winning true believers is best way to achieving change for big results


By Vimal ShahIt is the biggest and worst monster any organization can take on, the toughest thing to lead and execute but on the other
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25th June 2015

International Yoga day celebrations in Nairobi


The World celebrated International Yoga day on June 21. And for those seeking to stretch for spiritual and physical purposes, the
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3rd June 2015

Bidco hitman working to improve his tally


Alex Mungai is determined to keep improving in his form after what was his second goal for Bidco a week ago against FC Talanta. The
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18th May 2015

FKF PL Review: WEEKEND MATCHES RESULTS


League leaders Zoo Kericho FC’s run in the FKF Premier League was slowed on the 12th week of action after managing a barren
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16th May 2015

Green Growth


How green are you? Do you use renewable energy in your house or use your water efficiently? If yes, then you are part of the solution
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23rd April 2015

FKF Premier League Highlights Live on AZAMTV on 19th April 2015 Bidco United vs Finlays FC


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17th April 2015

Coast Rangers Loci Horns With Bidco In FKF Premier League


Coast Rangers Loci Horns With Bidco In FKF Premier League Modern Coast Rangers PC failed to utilise their home ground advantage when
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30th March 2015

Bidco United fc fry Oserian FC


Oserian FC fell 0-1 to Bidco United courtesy of Ugandan Patrick Semvuka at Thika Municipal Stadium.Elsewhere the match between
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23rd March 2015

Nzoia FC, Bidco tie in league encounter


BY REUBEN OUTA NZOIA FC surrendered an early lead to set for a 1 -1 draw against Thika's Bidco in a FKF League march at Kanduyi
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16th March 2015

Goals flow freely on third matchday of FKF Premier League


BY FRANCIS WADEGU GOALS flowed freely in the third round of the FKF Premier league with Kakamega Homeboyz coming away with a vital
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9th March 2015

Bidco Africa announces lowering of its everyday consumer products prices this month


Edible oils and personal care products manufacturer Bidco Africa has announced a lowering of the prices of its everyday consumer
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9th March 2015

Energy Regulatory Commission releases new fuel prices


Energy Regulatory Commission releases new fuel prices The Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) is set to announce new fuel prices
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3rd March 2015

Three-Way Lead : Newcomers Bidco, West Kenya Sugar win respective matches to join Shabana at league summit


By Charles ThukuKenya Sugar run off 2-1 winners in Kakamega, to the chagrin of head coach Bidco and West Kenya Peter Amenga. jar
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26th February 2015

Pressure on manufacturers to cut prices of commodities


Matatu owners reduced fares last week because of cheaper fuel by Brian Ngugi Kenya Private Sector Alliance chairman Vimal Shah has
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12th February 2015

BIDCO outsources IBM's services in IT as it trains its focus on continental expansion


It's a deal valued at about Sh45MN ($0.5MN) drawn out for payment on a monthly basis over the next 6 years.East Africa's leading
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11th February 2015

Nation and Bidco join top group of global high-growth firms


NMG and Bidco Oil Refineries have been selected to join a grouping of high-growth companies within the World Economic Forum. The
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11th February 2015

NMG, Bidco named among 16 African ‘global growth companies’


As published on Business Daily? Nation Media Group (NMG) has been named alongside edible oils manufacturer Bidco as one of Africa’s
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11th February 2015

Omollo to coach Division One side Bidco United


Former Tusker coach" Sammy Omollo has joined Football Kenya Federation (FKF) Division One side Bidco United in the same
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11th February 2015

Vimal Shah named East African Business Council boss


During the 14th Annual General Meeting held at the East African Hotel in Arusha, Tanzania, on 31st May 2013, the East African
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11th February 2015

Bidco Africa Selects IBM IT Solution, Services to Drive Africa Growth Strategy


Bidco Africa Ltd. has chosen IBM (NYSE: IBM) to provide IT systems delivered as a service and managed remotely to help drive the
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9th February 2015

BIDCO BAGS ISO 22000, FOOD SAFETY CERTIFICATION - All Bidco brands and supply chain partners now comply with international food safety systems


Bidco Refineries Ltd, East Africa’s leading FMCG Company with market leadership in cooking oil and detergents with acclaimed brands
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9th February 2015

Bidco CEO Vimal Shah appointed on board of the 3GF (Global Green Growth Forum) Advisory Board


Bidco CEO Vimal Shah elected to be on board of the 3GF (Global Green Growth Forum) Advisory Board in APRIL 2014 The Advisory Board
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9th February 2015

Bidco eyes more land for Ugandan Palm Oil Farm


Kenyan edible oils manufacturer, Bidco Oil Refineries Limited, is eyeing allocation of a further 6,500 acres of land to expand
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9th February 2015

Bidco supports 'Tree Planting' campaign


On 11th April 2014, "Team Bidco" headed to the Aberdare Forest (Kieni region) in support of a
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9th February 2015

Movers and Shakers


Vimal Shah is the new Chairman of the Kenya Private Sector Alliance (KEPSA). Mr Shah, current Bidco CEO has been the vice chairman of
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2nd February 2015

Bidco Sweeps KAM’s Energy Management Awards 2014


Bidco Bags Overall Energy Management Award Plus three more Fuel saving energy category (Large)- Winners Sustained high performance
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2nd February 2015

Bidco Celebrates Womanhood with Kenya Women & Children’s Wellness Centre & Africa Women Entrepreneurship Program under the auspices of James R Jordan Foundation


Bidco, East Africa’s leading FMCG manufacturing and marketing enterprise with market leadership in cooking oil and detergents with
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2nd February 2015

13 New Players inducted into Bidco United Football Club


Bidco Refineries Ltd,owners of the Bidco United Football Club, (and East Africa’s leading FMCG Company with market leadership in
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2nd February 2015

Bidco Achieves Fastest Multi-Locational FMCG Implementation of SAP - First in the country and winner of SAP Gold award overrall in Africa


The Bidco Group, one of the more systems and technology-efficient FMCG conglomerates in East Africa, has taken numerous steps to
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2nd February 2015

Bidco Celebrates the African Food & Culture Festival


The Bidco Group, East Africa’s leading FMCG conglomerate with over 30 brands including the famous Golden Fry, Elianto, Kimbo and
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2nd February 2015

BIDCO Celebrates ‘Global Hand Washing Day’ With Thika School Children


BIDCO Celebrates ‘Global Hand Washing Day’ With Thika School Children
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