Empoderando tenderos de escasos recursos para optimizar sus negocios.
"Mom-and-Pop shops in low-income neighborhoods throughout the world are key to the nutrition of millions. In Colombia only, they provide 70% of the food consumed in the country. However, despite their outreach, they struggle to make their fruits and veggies business line work, lacking capital to buy in bulk and spending too much time and money stocking up..."
"The day will close with an exciting Venture Night where some of the most innovative and disruptive startups -that were selected in a competition- established by young entrepreneurs from Latin America and the Caribbean, will present their projects to the audience of DEMAND SOLUTIONS, including investors, executives, journalists, industry references, university students and prospective customers. They will also be evaluated by a panel of expert judges"
"LAVCA heard from Carolina Medina Gutiérrez, Co-Founder and CEO of Agruppa (formerly SokoText), to learn more about how the company uses mobile phones to reduce fresh produce prices for vendors in marginalized urban neighborhoods in Bogotá, Colombia. Carolina also discussed how winning WeXchange in December 2014 helped advance the company, as well as plans for raising a seed round in 2016. This year’s WeXchange takes place in Monterrey, Mexico on November 19-20. More information can be found here".
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