Success Story Guatelama / Making it through corona with quality cuisine and service

Thanks to the remote consultancy of our SEC expert Christoph Ramseier, the Grand Cowboys Steak House in Santa Lucía Milpas Altas, Guatemala, was able to take off running after the corona lockdown and preserve the jobs of 30 employees. This was a result of new business strategies and better monitoring of processes and costs. In […]

KB Krusha in Kosovo Increases Production Capacities

The collaboration between Krusha and Swisscontact startet in 2015. They received support from the Senior Expert Contact (SEC) twice: for food technology and marketing, which helped them to significantly improve the shelf-life of the product in the market, and from the design and marketing aspect. Read more

Success Story Nicaragua / Digital Follow-Up Assignment of Felix Muntwyler

The experience in the last few months has shown that companies can “survive” in difficult times if they are able to flexibly and creatively choose new paths for themselves. One restaurant that has done precisely this is Casa Santa Lucia in Managua, which has set up a takeaway delivery service. SEC expert and former head […]

Success Story Uganda/ SEC Assignment of Markus Weber

Coffee is one of the most important export products of the East African state of Uganda. The coffee producer “Kalaa Mugosi Women Empowerment Ltd” not only produces coffee but is also committed to supporting disadvantaged women and girls in rural areas of the country. In January 2020, hence shortly before the world was caught by […]

Survey results “Digital SEC annual event 2020”

The SEC has made a virtue out of necessity and conducted the annual event digitally. A summary of the survey results shows how this was perceived by the participants. In total, 48 questionnaires were returned. Out of this, we have collected some strong, (critically) constructive and interesting statements and listed them below. As a result, […]

Success Story Ecuador/ SEC Assignment of Hans Ulrich Züger

The “Asociación Agraria Bananera Fincas de El Oro” is an agricultural association of banana producers in Ecuador. They export most of their bananas to the USA and the European market, while the rest is processed into other products. In 2017, the producers were visited for the first time by a SEC expert in brewing. Since […]

Exchange platform for SEC experts

The SEC provides an exchange platform where SEC experts can share their experiences. This platform is already taking shape, but could definitively be expanded. At the moment, material that could be useful for a digital remote assignment could also be interesting. Exchange your knowledge also with us! Everyone is free to share information that could […]