Haltons pharmacy enters Ethiopian market

ETHIOPIA – Haltons pharmacy, a retail pharmacy chain dispensing prescription and non-prescription pharmaceutical products has opened a branch in Addis Ababa, becoming the latest Kenyan entity to make entry into the neighboring country. Haltons is a subsidiary of mPharma, a patient-centered and technology-driven healthcare company. The pharma retailer has 27 stores across Kenya. The Ethiopian store is located at Sarbet, a suburb in the capital Addis Ababa. The entry also involves Belayab Pharmaceuticals, through a franchise agreement signed in March this year, 2021. The new pharmacy in Ethiopia is intended…

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mPharma, Sunculture join Morgan Stanley’s inaugural sustainable business collaborative cohort

AFRICA – Two African start-ups are among five breakthrough innovative companies that will receive awards and participate in Morgan Stanley’s first initiative that aims to advance systemic solutions for complex sustainability challenges across the World. The five companies include mPharma based in Ghana and Suncluture from Kenya: plus, MySoc from the US, Siklus from Indonesia and Trees as Infrastructure from the UK. Organised by Morgan Stanley, the leading American investment bank and financial services company, the Sustainable Solutions Collaborative, which is organised by the firm’s Institute for Sustainable Investing targets…

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