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Sonia Hoque (ODI) | Making Firms Work Series | How to create African factory jobs responsibly: from A to Z

Published on April 19, 2018

A to Z Textile Mills Ltd (A to Z) is a remarkable example of how African manufacturing can flourish. A locally owned, diversified, vertically integrated firm with over 7,000 employees, it produces and supplies a large volume and range of goods to domestic markets, and exports internationally. The firm also takes substantial social and environmental responsibility. A to Z has its own recycling plant, housing, childcare and daily meals for its predominantly female workforce, and demonstrates how large manufacturing firms can make a significant development impact. Read more. Source | Supporting Economic Transformation