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Ethiopian Business Development Services Network

The site of the Ethiopian Business Development Services Network will be of great value to Ethiopian businesses, but also contains some information that would be of interest to any entrepreneur considering a food processing business.

In particular it has a detailed section on costing with a focus on fixed and variable costs, price setting and cost reduction.

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from: EBDSN
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This appears to be a simple and clear manual that is focussed on the needs of the less experienced entrepreneur.

The article on product development is a more theoretical document, but is well set out and covers the theory of Product Strategies, Market Research, Quality, and Product Strategies.

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from: EBDSC
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It also gives a checklist to guide planning.