Tag: Jumia

Jumia Global

Jumia scraps shipping fees for Jumia Global items

Customers who shop for Jumia Global items will enjoy free international delivery after Jumia announced that it has scrapped the international shipping fees. “We...
Jumia Home Makeover campaign kicks off on April 24th, up to 50% discounts on various home appliances

Jumia Home Makeover campaign kicks off on April 24th, up to 50% discounts on...

The 2019 Jumia Home Makeover campaign is here. This time round Jumia has teamed up with top brands like Mika, Philips and Ramtons amongst...
Jumia Kenya

Jumia welcomes Mastercard as its new shareholder

A few weeks Jumia filed for an IPO on the New York Stock Exchange, the company has welcomed a new investor. The leading pan-African...
Online Marketplaces Could Create 3 Million Jobs in Africa by 2025

Online Marketplaces Could Create 3 Million Jobs in Africa by 2025

Online marketplaces such as Jumia, Souq, Uber, and Travelstart could create around 3 million new jobs by 2025 across Africa. This is according to...
Jumia White Paper 2019 launch

Affordable entry-level devices key driver of smartphone adoption in Kenya

Jumia has released its 2019 White Paper report ahead of its Mobile Week scheduled to run from the 22nd to 31st of March. The...
Jumia Home Makeover campaign kicks off on April 24th, up to 50% discounts on various home appliances

Jumia and Unilever Super Brand Day to offer massive discounts on consumer goods for...

Jumia Kenya will from Monday 25th February 2019 run the first ever-ever Jumia Super Brand Day, a one-day shopping event for online shoppers. The...

Updated: You have until 13th Feb to Pre-order the Huawei Y7 Prime 2019 on...

Huawei unveiled the Huawei Y7 Prime 2019 in Kenya this week. The device is Huawei’s latest mid-range device in the Y series featuring  6.26-inch...
Jumia Home Makeover campaign kicks off on April 24th, up to 50% discounts on various home appliances

Jumia is selling items under Ksh.500 at half the price

Jumia has launched a Stock up campaign that will see its customers purchase up to 500 items under Ksh.500 at half the price. Dubbed...

Africa eCommerce Week: Africa had 21 million online shoppers in 2017

Africa had 21 million online shoppers in 2017 according to a report by UNCTAD, the United Nations body that oversees trade for development. The...

The Opportunity Cost of Doing Business for SMEs in Africa

The African economy has gathered momentum over the years, with an estimated increase of 3.8% of the real output growth in 2017. As the...

Jumia Ultimate Black Friday 2018 deals revealed: Groceries, TVs, Phones — and Unga for...

The Jumia Ultimate Black Friday 2018 deals have been revealed and there are some good ones which online shoppers in Kenya can take advantage...

Top Opening Jumia Black Friday 2018 Flash Sales from 2nd November at 9:00AM

Jumia Black Friday 2018 kicks off officially on 2nd November and will run for an entire month to 30th November. Jumia expects this year's...

Jumia partners with Amadeus to launch first Flight Marketplace in Africa

Jumia Travel has partnered with Amadeus, a leading travel technology company to launch the first flight marketplace in Africa. The partnership is the base...

Jumia launches free 3-month guarantee on products above KES.1,500

In a bid to enhance customer confidence in online shopping, online retailer Jumia Kenya has announced a free, 3-month guarantee on products valued above...

Jumia to deliver fresh farm produce within four hours in Nairobi

E-commerce platform Jumia has partnered with various fresh produce suppliers in Nairobi to launch an online grocery store on its website. Dubbed ‘Jumia Fresh’...
Jumia Home Makeover campaign kicks off on April 24th, up to 50% discounts on various home appliances

Jumia deliveries within Nairobi will now cost you Ksh.100

Jumia Kenya has announced that it has reduced the delivery fee for products within Nairobi from Ksh.250 down to Ksh.100. The move, according to...

Key highlights from the Jumia Mobile Week 2018 White paper

On March 15th, Africa’s leading online shopping platform Jumia released its Mobile Week 2018 white paper. The report noted that out of 420 million...

Jumia’s J-Force program creating jobs for young entrepreneurs

Juma Cheja, a Nairobi based business man is one of the sales agents who has benefited from Jumia’s J-Force program. Juma who has been...

#BlackFriday: Jumia Kenya Promises Best And Competitive Prices

It's now 10 days since the Jumia Black Friday sales went live. Sales which will be running for a whole month to December 13th....

You can now place your Jumia Black Friday orders via USSD

Jumia is for the first time accepting Black Friday orders by USSD from customers. What this means is, customers can simply dial *483* 483#,...

Here is what to expect ahead of the 2017 One Month Jumia Black Friday

We have previously told you about the upcoming Jumia Black Friday, and yes, it's finally here. Jumia is calling it ‘’31 Days of Deals’...

Jumia Food announces plans to hire more female riders

Online food delivery company, Jumia Food has announced plans to recruit more women riders. The company’s new Managing Director Shreenal Ruparelia has pointed to...

Jumia Food appoints Shreenal Ruparelia as its new Managing Director

Online food delivery company, Jumia Food has announced the appointment of new Shreenal Ruparelia as its new Managing Director. Shreenal takes over from Duncan...
Jumia Home Makeover campaign kicks off on April 24th, up to 50% discounts on various home appliances

Jumia launches loan program for SMEs

Jumia has launched a new lending program targeting small and medium-sized business enterprises (SMEs) across the country.  The loan program according to the company will...

10 Things You Did Not Know About Jumia House

Launched in 2013, Jumia House is a global property portal focusing exclusively on emerging markets. The fast-growing platform is currently in 21 countries in...

2017 Jumia Black Friday sale to run from November 13 to December 13

The 2017 edition of the Jumia Black Friday is here. Dubbed ‘31 Days of Deals’, the sale will begin on November 13 and run...

Jumia Named Among MIT Top 50 Smartest Companies 2017

Jumia Group (formerly Africa Internet Group), has for the second consecutive year been named in the list of MIT’s 50 smartest companies - 2017....

‘Jumia Local’ program to help local Manufacturers showcase their products on Jumia

Jumia has today unveiled a new program that will allow Kenyan manufacturers to showcase their ‘Made in Kenya’  products on its website. The ‘Jumia Local’ program is...

Jumia Travel expands to Cover London and Dubai

Jumia Travel is further solidifying its global presence in the hotel, travel, and tourism ecosystem, unveiling new continental and international destinations. The company has...

Jumia Travel launches local and international flight services

As the continent marked Africa Aviation Day 2017  Jumia Travel, has announced the launch of flight services for both local and international travelers across...

Jumia Travel Launches “Travel Wednesday” across its platform

Jumia Travel has launched a campaign dubbed “Travel Wednesday” running every Wednesday to Friday on the company’s official website. The campaign’s main objective is...

Report: Online Reviews Key Driver in Customer Purchase Decision

Customers reviews are viewed as unbiased and truthful, therefore forming the initial stop-by for buyers. Traders across different spheres of the global economy confess to...

Tecno Mobile partners with Jumia to launch the Tecno W5 Lite

Tecno Mobile has partnered with Jumia Kenya to launch the Tecno W5 Lite. The W5 Lite was launched today at the same time Jumia...

Jumia Travel to offer Kenyan Holidayers with Black Friday Deals for Second Time, After...

Jumia Travel has announced the second big day of the company’s Black Friday fortnight, that has seen a number of flash offers, discounted bargains...
Jumia says it is confident its countrywide delivery network,and diverse payment options will offer customers a seamless experience.

Jumia Black Friday is coming eleven days earlier

The Jumia Black Friday is here, and it is starting eleven days earlier. Jumia says this is to allow hoppers take advantage of the...

Jumia Food launches an on-time delivery platform guarantee for App users

Jumia Food has launched an on-time delivery platform guarantee for all Jumia Food App users. The new platform is expected to further boost customer...

Jumia launches JumiaPay, a third-party payment solution

Jumia has launched a new third-party online payment solution aimed at providing users with a safer, faster and more convenient online payment experience. Known as...

Why it is important to grow a Business through Online Marketplaces

Building a business is not an easy task. Tu build it one has to grab every competitive opportunity going. One advantage that no modern...

Click and Collect – the shifting internet retail in Kenya

  Internet retailing in Kenya is taking an interesting turn, customers now increasingly prefer to order an item online, collect it offline, sample it, keep...

Hot Deals on Jumia this week

We are up for another week, the second last week in the month of June. This is the time of the month where everyone...

MTN and Jumia Launch MTN Entrepreneurship Challenge Across Africa

MTN, in partnership with the MTN Solution Space and Jumia have launched the MTN Entrepreneurship Challenge that will bring together over 1000 entrepreneurs, students...

AXA to provide insurance products and services to Jumia African customers

Just a day after announcing a 75 million euros investment in online travel company Jovago, insurance and assets management firm Axa has also signed...

Jumia announces Easter egg hunt; Also to offer discounts of up to 85% on...

This Easter, Jumia is expected to host what it says is the biggest virtual egg hunt in Kenya’s history.  The online shopping company says one...

Jumia black Friday happening today, offering massive discounts on products

The Jumia black Friday in Kenya is happening today where the online shopping platform is giving Kenyans a teasing selection of incredible deals and massive...