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Hard Rock Hotel to Open in Los Cabos in 2016

  The Hard Rock Hotel chain has recently announced plans to open a new hotel in Los Cabos in 2016.  The property will be located in Cabo San Lucas (Los Cabos consists of three main areas Cabo San Lucas, the Corridor, and San Jose del Cabo) … [Read More...]

Ebay Rolling Out New Sites In Latin America

In a push to reach the Latin American consumer, Ebay has rolled out websites that are tailored to the local markets.  The new websites will be in Spanish (with Portuguese for Brazil) and feature products listed in the local currencies. Ebay has … [Read More...]

Confirm, confirm, and confirm again

One of the things that mystifies foreigners doing business in Mexico the most is the fact that people are constantly showing up late for meetings or not at all.  For the most part, in the US you'll agree on a time and place and someone sends an … [Read More...]

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Mexican Lime Prices Are Through the Roof

In the past couple of months, Mexicans have noticed a big change in lime prices.  How big?  More than 167% since this time last year! Wholesale prices have jumped from 10.95 per kilo to 16.32 per kilo, while some supermarkets are selling limes for … [Read More...]

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Would you like to have a meeting here?

Hard Rock Hotel to Open in Los Cabos in 2016

  The Hard Rock Hotel chain has recently announced plans to open a new hotel in Los Cabos in 2016.  The property will be located in Cabo San Lucas (Los Cabos consists of three main areas Cabo San Lucas, the Corridor, and San Jose del Cabo) and will boast a whopping 600 rooms. Hard Rock has acquired other properties in Mexico over the … [Read More...]

Ebay Rolling Out New Sites In Latin America

In a push to reach the Latin American consumer, Ebay has rolled out websites that are tailored to the local markets.  The new websites will be in Spanish (with Portuguese for Brazil) and feature products listed in the local currencies. Ebay has seen that it must look outside the US, which is a slowing market, if it wants to continue its … [Read More...]

limes

Mexican Lime Prices Are Through the Roof

In the past couple of months, Mexicans have noticed a big change in lime prices.  How big?  More than 167% since this time last year! Wholesale prices have jumped from 10.95 per kilo to 16.32 per kilo, while some supermarkets are selling limes for over $50 pesos per kilo. This is a huge deal because the lime in Mexico is considered a staple - it … [Read More...]

Mexico’s auto exports booming

While Japan has long been the top automobile exporter to the United States, Mexico is on pace to overtake the number one spot by the end of 2014.  A skilled workforce, proximity and heavy foreign investment have catapulted Mexico to become an import player in the automotive industry.  According to Investing.com, last year Japan only exported … [Read More...]

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CEOs Talk About Manufacturing in Mexico

Check out these CEOs giving their opinions on manufacturing in Mexico from the Mexico Today program...its no surprise that Mexico continues to be a … [Read More...]

Mexico’s Green Gold: Avocado Exports at an All Time High

When you think of staples in Mexican cuisine, avocados definitely come to mind.  Once just an ingredient in guacamole, avocados have become Mexico’s … [Read More...]

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Chapala: Mexico’s Lakeside Paradise

I had heard tales of Lake Chapala for years, but until I saw it with my own eyes I couldn’t believe that such a beautiful, peaceful retreat existed so … [Read More...]

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Mexico Today New Social Magazine: Check It Out!!

If you haven't yet seen it, the Mexico Today Social Magazine is up and running!  Head over to Facebook by clicking here, and check it out.  The Mexico … [Read More...]

Mexipreneur Tips

Confirm, confirm, and confirm again

One of the things that mystifies foreigners doing business in Mexico the most is the fact that people are constantly showing up late for meetings or … [Read More...]

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Why Not to Use Western Union When Sending Money to Mexico

Years ago, Western Union used to be the "golden standard" for sending money abroad. Times have changed and so has my opinion of Western Union. I say … [Read More...]

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Where to find Corporate Housing in Mexico City

When you are moving to a new country, finding a place to live is always a frustrating, challenging experience. Packing the boxes in your home … [Read More...]

Mexipreneur tips: I’m not getting responses

I've received a number of questions from people who are starting to do business in Mexico or at least trying to and a recurring theme seems to be: … [Read More...]