Nairobi, 19th June 2014: The leading online retail outlet JUMIA Kenya has attributed the surging numbers of surfers placing orders on their E-commerce website to the growing usage of the Jumia Mobile App for Android.
The company which celebrated its first anniversary May this year says the Kenyan market is fast embracing the application with a huge traffic of orders being placed via the application every day.
“Online shopping has never been more convenient, you can find whatever products you desire either by category or through the search bar and place your order while stuck in traffic, queues and even in the convenience of your living room. The download is also absolutely free and all transactions are securely processed” Parinaz Firozi MD
The E-commerce company which offers over 50,000 items on its website with the option of cash on delivery anywhere in the country sells everything from electronics, Kitchen appliances Fashion among other products and is making sure that customers never miss out on new products, special offers and crazy discounts
The company also recently launched the world cup online store taking the online shopping to a whole new level thanks to the usability of the new Jumia android application.
JUMIA is Africa’s leading online shopping destination. Customers across the continent can shop amongst the widest assortment of high quality products at affordable prices – offering everything from fashion, consumer electronics, home appliances to beauty products. JUMIA was the first African company to win an award at the World Online Retail Awards 2013 in Paris as the “Best New Retail Launch” of the year.
JUMIA is part of Africa Internet Holding (AIH). AIH introduces and accelerates the online shift in Africa – for its people and its culture. AIH is the parent group of eight fast-growing ventures in six African countries: JUMIA, Zando, Kaymu, Hellofood, Lamudi, Carmudi, Jovago and Easy Taxi.