A big loan from the IDB and a number of success stories: the small wine-producing city of Mendoza is the talk of the town. But what else has this city got that other, bigger cities in Argentina haven't?
With education as a priority and tax incentives to entice tech-centric companies into its territory, Costa Rica is well on its way to becoming one of the technological hubs for Latin America. Craig Dempsey looks at how it got there.
Otto Acuna looks at how strategic procurement can help companies when pricing strategy amendments are out of the question. He examines how strategic procurement helps companies better understand what, why, when and how they buy, and evaluate the leverage they can have as a buyer with the different suppliers.
Continuous improvement backed by governments to open Latin American markets is great news for foreign investors, who are flocking to the region. Craig Dempsey outlines some commonalities shared by Latin American markets in forming or incorporating a company.