Emma Okonji

Nigeria’s online shopping brand, PayPorte has once more positioned itself as a forward thinking e-commerce brand with its new product line ‘Food Store By PayPorte’, an online food store to make food shopping easy and more convenient.

Speaking on the new product line, Head, Strategy and Planning at PayPorte, Irene Kayoma said: “PayPorte will be the first e-commerce shopping platform to introduce this to its clients. We developed this pro With yet another accolade to its collection, duct line to address the food need of the urban Lagos metropolis and we are hoping to cut short the hassle of food shopping by bringing food directly to your doorstep.”

“While the brand continues to strive hard in meeting daily needs in terms of demand and supply, the management is mindful of key challenges and as a result has developed ways to manage some of the difficulties that may arise. The food store will only be open for orders every Thursday at midnight and ends every Friday at noon, while delivery will commence from Friday to Sunday. It has adequate hands to ensure the smooth operation of this new line,” Kayoma assured Nigerians.

Kayoma added, “The reason for this order and delivery clause is to ensure that we are able to meet all orders and to ensure all food items ordered, delivered are fresh and hasn’t gone through any form of artificial preservations.”

The food store, which has already gone live, is expected to expand outside Lagos metropolis and become a 24hour online food store.

With yet another accolade to its collection, PayPorte was awarded E-Commerce Company of the year at the recently held CBN Cashless Expo 2016. The CEO, Eyo Bassey during the event said he was very happy with the award, “the e-commerce company of the year amidst other market players, which he said, remained a huge honour that cannot be taken for granted.”