Posts Tagged ‘foreign investment’

  • Myanmar Coca-Cola

    Foreign Investment: Coca-Cola

    Jun 9, 13 • 727 Views • No Comments

    How does a business return to a country that it left many decades ago? After a military coup in 1962, Coca-Cola reduced its presence in Myanmar (Burma)  and then was prohibited from returning when the US banned most foreign investment there. Now though,...  [read more]

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    Foreign Investment: French Fast Food

    May 2, 13 • 336 Views • No Comments

    Representing 54% of all restaurant purchases, fast food sales are soaring in France. McDonald’s has more than 1200 outlets, Subway has opened 400 stores during the past 10 years and Burger King recently returned to France after leaving 16 years ago....  [read more]

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    European Ties

    Nov 14, 11 • 320 Views • No Comments

    How to picture the US/European economic partnership? You could think of Skippy Peanut Butter. Owned by Unilever, a multinational based in the UK and the Netherlands, Skippy’s peanuts are grown primarily in Georgia and Texas, shelled and sorted here, and...  [read more]