There are many different ways and places to buy groceries in Eldoret. Being one of the largest towns in Kenya, It boasts of many retail outlets like supermarkets, small shops and green grocery stalls that sell high quality and fresh groceries. You can visit any of the above outlets to buy your groceries, but what if you don’t want to go out?
The Coronavirus pandemic is still very much present worldwide. To avoid contracting COVID-19, it is advisable to stay home and avoid going to public places like supermarkets as much as possible. The good thing is that you can stay indoors and still be able to buy groceries online and have them delivered to your doorstep. All you need is a mobile phone or a computer that is connected to the internet and digital currency like M-pesa, which you will use to buy your groceries online.
Some retail outlets have found a clever way of selling their groceries online. By doing so, they benefit a lot because they get more customers who are non-local, which translates to more revenue for them. On the other hand, customers also benefit from buying groceries online because they get to save time and also transport costs.
If you are in Eldoret and want to buy groceries online, Here is a list of grocery stores that offer online grocery deliveries in Eldoret.
List of Best Grocery Stores that Offer Online Deliveries in Eldoret
1. Khetia Supermarket
Khetia is one of the best grocery stores with online deliveries in Eldoret. It currently has two branches in Eldoret, One is located at the CBD while the other is located at the outskirts, along the Eldoret – Kitale road.
You can go to its stores if you are within Eldoret town to shop for groceries. If you live a bit far from its stores, Khetia supermarket’s online grocery shop can save your time and money if you buy their groceries online instead.
To shop for groceries online at Khetias, Visit its website, www khetia.com to see the wide varieties of groceries that are available. You have to register an account on its website first in order to use its services. After registration, shopping for groceries online is simple. Add the groceries that you want to purchase to the online cart and pay. Wait for your ordered items to be delivered to your home.
2. Chandarana Foodplus
Chandarana foodplus is one of the best grocery stores with online deliveries in Eldoret. It is a Kenyan – owned supermarket chain that was started in 1959. Apart from its Eldoret outlets which are situated in Rupas mall and Highland mall near Paul’s bakery , It boasts of over 20 other branches located in different towns in Kenya namely: Nairobi, Kisumu, Nanyuki and Mombasa.
You can either choose to visit its store if you want to buy groceries or simply buy them online at the comfort of your home. To do so, create your shopping list and send to its Eldoret branch whatsapp number, 0110922154, which has been shared on its website. Remember to include item description, quantity, your full names and exact location. Chandarana foodplus will reply to your message with the total cost of the items, including delivery fee, which is Ksh. 250 if the delivery location is within 10km radius or Ksh. 350 if more. Pay via M-pesa to a Paybill number that you will be given.
After paying for your groceries, wait for them to be delivered to your specified location.
3. Eldomatt Supermarket
Eldomatt supermarket is one of the biggest retail outlet in Eldoret town. Its shelves are stocked to capacity with a wide variety of items in different categories like: electronics, kitchenware, groceries, furniture, stationery and many more.
Unfortunately, Eldomatt supermarket does not offer online grocery delivery services to its customers in Eldoret, but it offers great services and its groceries are of high quality. If you need to buy groceries from Eldomatt, make a visit to its branch located at Juma Harjee arcade in Oginga Odinga street.
The types of groceries that you are likely to find on the shelves are: fresh fruits, vegetables, cooking oils, cereals, pastries and dairy products among others.
4. Branded Fine Foods
Branded fine foods is one of the best grocery stores with online deliveries in Eldoret. It was established in Kenya in 1995 and also has a presence in Uganda and Rwanda, with plans to enter Ethiopia and Tanzania markets in future.
Its fruits are sourced from different countries globally. This makes seasonal fruits and those which are not grown in Kenya like Kiwi, available locally all year round.
The quality of the fruits that are available at Branded fine foods is high. This is because its warehouses and transport vehicles are equipped with refrigerators that preserve and keep the fruits fresh at all times.
If you live in Eldoret and want to buy groceries from Branded fine foods, visit its website (www.brandedfine.com), register and shop online.
Branded fine foods has a wide variety of groceries that it sells online to customers. They include: Kiwi, Oranges, Lemons, Plums, grapes and apples among others.