Follow us on Telegram for the latest Tech news and reviews

GadgetsNewsReviewsTop 5

Top 5 Reasons To do Online Shopping This Christmas


Christmas is around the corner and most families are making major preparations for Christmas holidays and vacations.Most store owners are pretty much sure of good sales this festive season as loved ones scramble for the last piece of that expensive gift to buy a special person.Its however quite notable that during this Christmas rush and bonanza traffic jam in most major cities is unbearable and this obviously might act as a discouraging factor to most consumers.
Dynamic Technology seems to  change all that and revolutionize the spending and shopping habits of consumers.The payment system is also receiving some major boosts and upgrades with most stores now supporting a cashless system mechanism,which is kinda cheap,safe and convenient.Through Social media platforms and online stores customers need not go physically go the place of sale,market or store to have that product or get a particular service.With a simple phone call and an M-pesa account the product and service is delivered at your doorstep.Online stores has major benefits which include the following:
1.No need for physical movement
2.Most support cashless system such as M-pesa,Visa and credit card facilities which are safe.
3.Wide variety of Products and Services.
4.Convenient and flexible in regard to factors such as time,place,traffic.
5.No need for actual stock or Capital,since orders are made and payment made upon delivery.
Kenya citizens aren’t as such online market favorites compared to other countries like the Us,and most do not get to enjoy the benefits and convenience of online shopping.Actually even the recent “Black Friday” deal from Jumia didn’t attract quite a good number of online shoppers as anticipated, compared to other countries where Black Friday creates city stress and congestion and traffic.
Kenya however sooner or later in few years time is set to adopt the online market culture with various online markets doing great deals of advertising and promotions.They include:
Jumia Kenya.It specializes in sale of both electronics,women and men clothing as well as Kids clothes.It offers 24hr delivery system at your doorstep.
Bj Stores.Bj stores is a store that specializes mainly in electronics and computer accessories and gadgets and mainly gets its traffic from social media like Facebook.
Olx.Olx links various buyers and users and with a simple Olx app you could sell that old furniture you don’t need and find a second hand or brand new one from another dealer.It specializes in all variety of products including Professional services such as computer and machine repair.
Oloo Collections.This store mostly uses Facebook to attract traffic and buyers to  its stores located at various places in Kenya for example Imenti House.
With the right Endorsement,support and encouragement use of Online markets can be the next new thing in Kenya in the coming years and most of all this Festive season.

About author

Editor at TechArena. I cover all things technology and review new gadgets as I get them. You can reach me on email:
Related posts

Huawei Showcases Next Generation Of Cutting-Edge Products For Smart And Healthy Living


Hisa App Joins NVIDIA Inception programme


Bamba Secures $3.2 million through a seed round led by 468 Capital


Kris Senanu to leave Safaricom this month

Sign up for our Newsletter and
stay informed