Nigeria’s Largest Online Mall, Konga.com makes history with the unveiling of its 120,000 sqr feet fulfillment centre, the biggest of any single online retailer in Africa.
Konga.com, an online retailer which launched in July 2012 is gradually becoming “the everything store” with its wide selection of products via its marketplace and fulfillment by Konga platforms, giving Nigerian businesses the opportunity to come online and consumers the opportunity to shop online.
In just one year of operations, KONGA has laid solid foundations of a retail, technology and logistics company, building a system by which buyers and sellers can find each other, providing unprecedented levels of retail convenience, choice and customer satisfaction.
The new distribution centre is another critical step towards the company’s vision of building a world class online retail business in Nigeria. The facility offers the infrastructure required for KONGA to make this happen.
A statement from a top member of the KONGA team says; “This is all about our customers as they are the reason why we are number one in Nigeria today. Logistics is the bedrock of any successful retailer, and today marks a turning point in our business and for Nigeria as a whole. With this new distribution centre we are demonstrating our commitment to powering retail in Nigeria by building a company that Nigerians will be proud to use and associate with around the world. We are also creating new jobs, introducing new skill sets and exposing Nigerians to a new way of life.
KONGA continues to create jobs, with staff strength growing from just 7 to over 400 in such a short period of time further demonstrating the level of growth within the company.