TANZANIA Breweries Limited (TBL) has embarked on training of small scale entrepreneurs engaged in the sale of its products to improve their businesses.
The TBL Public Relations Manager, Ms Doris Malulu, said in Dar es Salaam yesterday that the three-year programme was aimed at creating awareness, imparting knowledge and skills on how to improve the small scale entrepreneurs businesses.
The training has been organised by TBL in collaboration with Tanzania Association of Business Development Services Providers Company Limited (TAPBDS).
Ms Malulu said, that the training programme involving the TBL small scale entrepreneurs, will see 1,226 entrepreneurs in Mbeya and Dar es Salaam receive the training in the first phase of the programme.
“The company has initiated the plan to enable the business people basically on the scale enterprises to improve their businesses by being financially stable,” she said adding the training is also aimed at paying back to the communities.
According to Ms Malulu, the training is facilitated by the TBL mainly to recognise the entrepreneurs contribution to the development of the company.
“After the training, we will keep on mentoring the beneficiaries of the training (small scale entrepreneurs) to ensure changes towards improving the businesses,” she noted.
On the other hand, the Executive Director of TAPBDS Mr Joseph Migunda the trainings were specifically and professionally organised focusing on imparting knowledge and skills to small scale entrepreneurs engaged in the sale of TBL products.
“It our hope that the training be of importance to the participants towards improving their businesses,” he said.
Meanwhile, TBL called in the TBL small scale enteprenuers to ensure they take part in the training aimed at improving the quality of their businesses.
The programme is a three-year programme scheduled to end in March next year.