The biggest online malls in Nigeria, Konga.com marked its fourth birthday by four days sales on the e-commerce website. Konga was celebrating its fourth year as a trade and commerce innovation success in Africa for four years running.
The ecommerce giant was founded in 2012 and started purely as an online retailer selling just baby and beauty products. Its growth was rapid as it rose 11X in its first year of operations and 4.5X in the second year. In 2014, Konga opened its Seller HQ – Konga’s Marketplace Platform, which allows business owners to display and sell their items on Konga.com. Seller HQ’s growth has been rapid with “marketplace” derived orders now accounting for over 70% of sales. Over 30,000 sellers are registered and trading on the site today.
True to its vision to utilize internet and mobile technologies to create a pan African platform that enables trade and commerce for millions of sellers and buyers, Konga led several innovations like the Konga Mobile App, Seller HQ platform, online payment solution KongaPay App which allows for payment online and offline anytime with its unique me-commerce feature and …read more