Jumia partners with Post Office to lower shipping fees for customers

Leading e-commerce platform Jumia Uganda has teamed up with the Uganda postal services to open up it’s logistics arm and offer lower shipping fees for items shipped from abroad. Customers will be able to test the postal service with the Jumia Global Festival running from 24th to 30th August. “We have seen a lot of customers shop Jumia Global products in the past, however with this new delivery option we will be able to see a spike in orders for Jumia Global as it offers even lower prices and more convenience…

Jumia partners with Bata & Total to take E-commerce countrywide.

Jumia Uganda has announced a brand new partnership with worldwide shoe retailer Bata and international oil company Total to increase the number of pick up stations that consumers can pick their Jumia orders from. “We have seen demand for our services in upcountry locations like Masaka, Fort Portal, Mbarara, Gulu and Lira. Therefore, our expanded pick up station network with Total and Bata will enhance customer confidence and the adoption of e-commerce in 2020 countrywide,” says Jumia Uganda CEO Ron Kawamara. This initiative is a part of Jumia’s strategy to…