Jumia in its bid to cover the whole of Cote d’Ivoire, is opening six new dispatch departments in six cities – Yamoussoukro, Bouaké, San Pedro and Daloa are already functional; with Gagnoa, and Korogho opening soon.
The hubs will serve as service points where customers can pick items ordered online. It will also promote good interaction with Jumia customers, as questions and queries will be entertained.
Francis Dufay, CEO of JUMIA Côte d’Ivoire, expressed a lot of satisfaction alleging,
“This is the proof of our commitment to offer the finest products at the best price, especially with the best service throughout Côte d’Ivoire. Jumia aims to successfully meet the expectations of inland populations, and we already have very good feedbacks on the newly opened branches. The plan is to bring to 8 the total number of Jumia branches in the country by the end of the second quarter.”
Other hubs in Daloa and Gagnoa (West Central), Korogho (North) will be opened in coming weeks. Thereafter, new hubs will also be launched within Abidjan in the districts of Yopougon and Treichville.
To celebrate the openings, all deliveries inside the country this March will be free of charge.
The Jumia hubs are open Monday to Friday from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm; and Saturdays from 8:30 to 6pm.