5 Top Nigeria’s Online Grocery Platforms You Should Know

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Before the advent of the internet in the Y2K era, grocery and online businesses did not gain any prominence as it has gained today, but with the support of internet and advancements in technology, grocery businesses have continued to gain strong momentum, winning new bounds and providing services to people in a different part of the country.

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As the industry is growing more than double the size of the next largest grocery retail market in Africa (South Africa). Its rapid growth through to 2015 has made Nigeria the second-fastest-growing grocery retail market in Africa.

Apart from giant online platforms, like Jumia and Konga, examined in this piece are online grocery platforms that are driving major shifts in the industry.

Easyshop Easycook

Easyshop Easycook Services Limited the pioneer fresh grocery delivery company in Nigeria. The platform targets working professionals who due to work and life challenges find it difficult to balance work and home life.

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They pride themselves in supplying fresh groceries that have been prepped to make cooking easier for their customers. With over 15 years’ experience, www.easyshopeasycook.com has shown resilience and leadership in an industry that has taken a while to gain traction.

Saudat Salami, founder of the platform said she started the company with an equivalent of $60 in 2005 when many doubted that concept. Their staying power is partly due to trust they enjoy from their customers which gives them over 50% repeat business and constant referrals. They have grown organically and continue to reinvent themselves to take advantage of new opportunities in the sector.

Supermart

Supermart is one of the leading online supermarket and grocery delivery service in Nigeria. The platform is great for grocery shopping and home delivery service.

Co-founder/CEO of Supermart, Raphael Afaedor said that Supermart.ng ensures that the platform do not only have great food shopping online offers, but also deliver also excellent services people expect in an online food store.

“Online grocery shopping should be easy and that’s what we do best at the shop here to get the best prices and discounts on food, beverages, and household products when people their online grocery shopping in Lagos or from anywhere in Nigeria”, Raphael said.

Saverscart

Saverscart is a Virtual Stores Limited is a Private Company incorporated in Nigeria with the primary business activity of online sales and marketing of supermarket, stationery and grocery products.

Savercart, as fondly called wants to become Nigeria’s No 1 online shopping destination for domestic and office daily need items with its mission to provide convenient and reliable online shopping service through careful identification, selection and management of quality products, the right tools and technology; people and relationships?

Applecart NG

Applecart NG was launched in 2014, the platform saves Lagosians three hours they would otherwise have spent driving to the market, finding parking, negotiating with sellers and then driving back home even before starting to cook.

Applecart provides your market on a smartphone so you can breeze through your shopping list in 15 minutes and receive cleaned, ready-to-cook fresh produce conveniently delivered to your doorsteps in a matter of hours.

The platform especially supports women to achieve success on the home front as well as meet their career goals without having to worry about providing healthy meals for their families.

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PocketFriendly

Pocketfriendly offers free delivery in Lagos, Abuja and Rivers, free and easy returns and a wide range of convenient payment options which include debit cards, credit cards, ATM channel, bank payment, and cash payment on delivery. It also offers a selective range of wide products including food and drinks, clothing, to even home and office appliances.

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Pocketfriendly appears quite flexible with its return policy, as the requirements for a valid order return are spelt out in its Terms and Conditions.

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