Saying Thank You For A Record Breaking Year, Jumia Announces Dec 12 Shopping Event

December promises to be an exciting month for Nigerians, as the online shop you can trust, unveils special promotions and offers to say thank you to its customers for a record breaking year in e-commerce.

In just over two years of operations, Jumia through consistent focus on customer service, offering the lowest prices, widest assortment and best delivery service has been able to earn the trust of Nigerians leading to a larger percentage of Nigerians shopping online in 2014. More amazing according to Jumia is the audience demographic they have gained from all works of life and the country at large through what they have come to refer to as the ‘Ambassadors they have made out of their customers’, only achieved through its consistency with putting the retail needs and services of its customers first; do we need mention how Jumia has empowered its customers and contributed significantly to the growth of the nation’s economy.

Ending the year in style, the Jumia team launched a Christmas store, with the countdown to Christmas and the cherry on top of it all the Jumia 12.12. Campaign one it has termed the most anticipated and best of its kind anywhere else this Christmas season. 12.12. shopping event will hold for 12 hours on Friday Dec 12, 2014 with12 mega deals and due to popular request by customers, Jumia has increased its offering to an array of many other amazing deals across all categories in 12 fabulous hours of heavily discounted deals. For 12 hours there will be a mega deal offer, every hour there will be a must have product at the most unimaginable price with many other great deals for 12 hours on the 12th of December with lots of heavily discounted products store wide. Deals range from fashion, mobile, computing, to household appliances and is set to bring Nigerians their best Christmas ever! The deals have been specially selected from observed user behaviour over the 12 month period and are guaranteed to put a smile on the faces of everyone.

Speaking about the event, Jeremy Doutte co-CEO of Jumia Nigeria says; “We are excited about the growth of Jumia in the last year, and we owe this entirely to our customers and partners”. “This year we have seen Jumia transcend from being a pure retailer to having a marketplace where Nigerian business owners can take advantage of what we have built to reach a nationwide market and the results have been staggering for us and for these business owners”. “This year, we have increased our investment in our people, logistics and other essentials services because our Nigerian ecommerce dream is growing, and we want to ensure that we give our customers value always”.

“We believe this is just the beginning, and will be having a special customer appreciation event tagged 12.12. to celebrate our customers”. Jumia which won the award for e-commerce website of the year recently continues to set the pace for other e-commerce platforms to follow recently securing more funding to help fulfill its Nigerian e-commerce dream.