If you reside in Kisumu, you can easily and conveniently shop for groceries online. Long gone are the days when you had to step outside your compound every time to go and shop for groceries. Due to stiff competition, retail outlets can’t wait for customers to go to their stores anymore. They have therefore come up with ways to increase their sales by having their products available for sale through online means, with delivery of items to their customers at home. Online shopping is ideal during the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic period because social distancing, which is highly encouraged, is observed, and congestion at retail stores is reduced.
There are plenty of grocery stores that offer online deliveries in Kisumu. Some are the well renowned supermarket chains that are present in almost all other Kenyan towns, while others have their presence only online. In this article, we have made a compiled list of the best grocery stores with online deliveries in Kisumu.
List of the Best Grocery Stores with Online Deliveries in Kisumu
Jumia is without a doubt the best online based retail store in Kenya. It sells a wide variety of products such as electronics, fashion, baby products and groceries among others.
It has a strong presence in Kenya and offers online delivery of groceries to customers in most parts of the country including Kisumu. If you are in Kisumu and want to buy groceries online from Jumia, visit its website, www.jumia.co.ke or download Jumia app on Google play store. In order to buy groceries online, you have to register for an account and select the grocery items that you want and pay for them online.
Jumia has a wide variety of groceries that it sells and delivers to customers. They include: Fruits, vegetables, cereals, drinks,cooking oils and more.
E-mart is one of the best groceries with online deliveries in Kisumu. Shopping for groceries at E-mart is very simple. You just have to visit the website, www.e-mart.co.ke and sign up. Use the online shopping cart to select groceries that you want and input your contact and payment information.
If you are abroad and want to shop for groceries for someone either in Kisumu or elsewhere, click on the WhatsApp icon on its website to send a shopping list of the groceries that you want to buy via Whatsapp. Make sure to also include the delivery address.
A diverse variety of groceries are available on E-mart. These are: vegetables, fruits, cereals, meats, eggs, baked foods, packed foods, drinks and many more.
3. Tamarind Grocery Store
Tamarind grocery store is a simple looking grocery store located along Aga Khan road in Kisumu. It may look simple to the eyes, but its services are advanced. It offers online deliveries of groceries to nearby Kisumu residents.
If you live close to Tamarind, you can head over there to buy groceries, but if you are quite far, you can shop online on Tamarind by simply visiting its website, www.tamarind-grocery-store.business.site. That’s where you will find contacts to use to make orders. Tamarind will send your groceries to your specified location within a short period of time.
Tamarind grocery store offers groceries such as vegetables, fruits, tomatoes, potatoes, bananas and breads.
4. Naivas Supermarket
Did you know that Naivas Supermarket also offers online deliveries of groceries and other items in Kisumu? Naivas is one of the biggest and most trusted retail outlets in Kenya. What makes it stand out from the rest is that its prices are lower, and hence has won the hearts of many customers.
Instead of going to add up to their already congested stores to shop for groceries, why not just shop for them online? Simply go to Naivas website and add your desired groceries to the online cart. Follow subsequent prompts to pay for the goods and wait for them to be delivered to your home.
Like any other advanced supermarket, Naivas has a wide variety of groceries to choose from. Examples are vegetables, fruits, breads, cereals, drinks and many others.
5. Beyond Fruits
Beyond fruits is one of the best grocery stores in Kisumu. It was opened in 2017 and deals majorly with the sale of fresh fruits, vegetables, juices and smoothies.
Beyond fruits currently does not offer online delivery of groceries in Kisumu but has plans to do it in future. Customers visiting any of their stores are accorded with great customer services. Additionally, hygiene and quality of its products are of high standards.
Its products are sourced both locally and worldwide. Seasonal fruits are easily available on its shelves even during off-season, because some of them are imported from other parts of the world.
If you want to shop for groceries, you can make a visit to any of its three grocery stores in Kisumu which are located at Mega city mall, Mega plaza and United Mall.
Apart from Kisumu, Beyond fruits also has branches in Nairobi, Mombasa, Diani and Nanyuki.