Are you ready for some lip-smacking news that’ll have your taste buds dancing with joy? Jumia Food, the big shot in online food delivery, has some exciting plans up its sleeve! They are expanding their operations to the picturesque cities of Meru and Nanyuki. That’s right, folks; it’s time to say hello to a whole new level of convenience and foodie delight!
From Nairobi to Meru and Nanyuki
We all know how awesome Jumia Food is in Nairobi, Mombasa, Kisumu, Eldoret, and Nakuru. But guess what? They’re spreading their wings and flying to new territories! Meru and Nanyuki, hold on tight, because deliciousness is coming your way! With this expansion, you can now get your hands on your all-time favorite KFC meals without even leaving the comfort of your home. KFC, the reigning restaurant chain with over 35 branches across Kenya, is joining hands with Jumia Food to bring you mouthwatering chicken and finger-lickin’ goodness right to your doorstep!
Serving Up Foodie Dreams
Sonali Patel, the Commercial Director at Jumia Food, couldn’t hide her excitement about this new adventure. She says, “We are excited to bring Jumia Food to Meru and Nanyuki. There is a growing demand for online food delivery in these secondary cities, and we are confident that our partnership with KFC will meet the needs of local consumers.”
The Kenyan Love for Online Food Delivery
This expansion is not just a random whim; it’s a reflection of the soaring popularity of online food delivery in Kenya! The appetite for convenience is skyrocketing, and Jumia Food is here to satisfy that craving. The country’s online food delivery market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 15% over the next five years. That’s like a plate full of growth and delicious opportunities!
KFC’s Finger-Lickin’ Collaboration
Jacques Theunissen, Kuku Foods East Africa CEO, shared his enthusiasm too, saying, “The changing consumer trends around online ordering, specifically in Nanyuki where the demand for delivery has grown, have led us to partner with e-commerce players like Jumia Food to provide this service.” Imagine sitting in the heart of Nanyuki and getting your finger-lickin’ good chicken delivered right to your doorstep! It’s like a dream come true for every foodie out there!
Savor the Moment, Secondary Cities!
But hey, this is just the beginning! Jumia Food is on a mission to spread foodie happiness far and wide. Patel added, “We are committed to providing Kenyans with convenient and reliable ways to order food, regardless of where they live. We believe that the expansion to Meru and Nanyuki is just the beginning, and we look forward to bringing Jumia Food to more secondary cities in Kenya in the future.” So, whether you’re in the hustle and bustle of the city or nestled in the tranquil charm of a secondary town, deliciousness is just a few taps away!