Imbatible: Wal-Mart Argentina Continues Expansion

Patrick Archer competitiveness, foreign investment, us companies

Ahorra dinero. Vivi­ mejor. Wal-Mart’s tagline proposition to Argentine consumers is simple: Save Money. Live Better. And judging by the company’s track record of growth in the country and recently announced plans for expansion, it’s a winning formula. The company, which opened its first Sam’s Club in 1995, will operate 43 stores in 32 cities by year’s end. Wal-Mart Argentina …

Argentine Malbec Rising: Catena’s Journey & An Industry Transformed

Patrick Archer competitiveness, visionaries, wine & vineyards

The Washington Post traces the rapid rise of Argentina’s wine industry from the 1980’s (pretty dormant, low-end and geared toward domestic consumption) to today’s vibrant export model with award-winning Malbecs and other local varietals increasingly gaining market share abroad. Argentine vintner Nicolas Catena is described as “the founding father of modern Argentine wine,” and he drew inspiration for his home …

Welcome to InvestBA.com

Patrick Archer agribusiness, arts & entertainment, ba government, buenos aires events, competitiveness, culture, entrepreneurs, foreign investment, franchises, lifestyle, real estate, technology, tourism, visionaries

InvestBA is dedicated to promoting real estate investment opportunities in Buenos Aires, Argentina and Uruguay for private investors and companies abroad. With a population approaching 14 million residents, Buenos Aires is a dynamic marketplace where European sophistication meets Latin hospitality. For decades, Buenos Aires has been referred to as “The Paris of South America;” however, a more apt description today would …