Artisans play a big role in Nigeria’s economy. The Global artisan economy is annually valued at $32 billion and it is one of the largest employers in the developing world.
Bosch (www.Bosch.com), one of the world’s leading suppliers of technology and services (70.6 billion Euros in 2015), will issue a press release on Wednesday to announce the launch of Bosch Power Box (BPB) in Nigeria.
Bosch Power Box (BPB) will assist the thousands of tradesmen and artisans in Nigeria – including plumbers, carpenters, welders and electricians – in growing their business through providing access to the very latest in technology as well as training and technical and financial support.
Nigerians artisans will be able to buy, lease or rent the very latest power tools developed by the world’s market leader and to be used at these central hubs.
The Bosch Power Box not only offers power tools to local craftsmen, but also servicing and maintenance expertise. Free training is another part of the Power Box offering. Allowing artisans and carpenters to upskill by giving them hands-on coaching. Power tools mean increased efficiency and productivity, but also less wastage.
Watch the video about the Bosch Power Box Initiative in Ghana: https://www.youtube.com/watch?