Business News of Monday, 30 December 2019
Management of A1 Bakery around the weekend dispersed loaves of bread with supporter ice to loads of men and women on the streets of Accra as each an Xmas giveaway and a suggests of expressing appreciation to its numerous consumers.
The business has noticed remarkable expansion because its inception in Accra in 2017 and has in the previous rewarded consumers, staff members and vendors for their immense contribution.
Last 12 months, administration acknowledged the efforts of sellers by supplying out two Kia Picanto vehicles and hundreds of printex cloth to mark their very first anniversary.
Main Advertising Officer and Husband or wife of the A1 Bread company Edward Nana Poku Osei (Hammer) who led the training stated the gesture was to recognize the consumers for their patronage and guidance for a locally owned organization by a young underneath 40 yr aged entrepreneur.
A1 Bread is owned by 30-calendar year-previous Godfred Obeng Boateng. The item of Kwame Nkrumah College of Science and Engineering (KNUST) and his enterprise shot to fame immediately after actor, John Dumelo shared a photograph of him asking why he was on the streets advertising bread.
Dumelo’s write-up captivated a backlash from a area of the community who concluded he experienced scorned the businessman.
A1 Bread has branches in Accra and Ashanti Regional money, Kumasi exactly where it originally begun operations. It has utilized about a 1000 immediate and oblique youthful folks due to the fact it is inception.
Because of to the feat the business has reached within the couple of a long time of its operations, previous president Jerry John Rawlings, final 12 months, commended Mr Obeng Boateng for his creative imagination in setting up a bread business enterprise that has grow to be a house name.
Mr. Rawlings claimed he was also impressed that A1 Bread’s enterprise design had by now attracted opportunity investors, stating the simple fact that other individuals want to spend in the business enterprise spoke volumes of his own attributes.
These remarks ended up made when Hammer and Obeng Boateng compensated a courtesy connect with on the previous president of the republic of Ghana.