Happy employees, happy customers in Azerbaijan

By Cecilia Calatrava

With donor support we help the retail sector in the country thrive

Araz is the leading retail supermarket in Azerbaijan

To secure its position as number one in the country and to gain an international perspective on its business, the company turned to the EBRD for its advice for small business programme.

Through the EBRD’s Early Transition Countries Fund (Canada, Finland, Germany, Ireland, Japan, Korea, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taipei China and the United Kingdom), the Bank provided Araz with the knowledge and expertise it needed to capitalise on the growth of the booming local retail market.

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