Nepalis are embracing Internet uses. As internet is providing us new opportunities, it has transformed our economic and societies in many ways. Many businesses are are entirely built online. These business are providing services to their consumers for a long time and want to grow their presence over the Internet. Online Shopping (e-Commerce) is the new trend, Michael Aldrich, an English innovator, inventor and entrepreneur, was the first to invent online shopping in 1979. Amazon was one of the first company to register itself into the e-commerce business back at 90s. Back here at Nepal, muncha.com was the first Nepali e-Commerce website to ever register in the market. Since then, numerous amount of online store (web & social media based) are on the race on what could be a revolution to the Nepal’s economy.
As we expect a lot of new and unique e-commerce in the year 2020, we’ve shortlisted some of the few promising and unique niche e-commerce businesses, which you might have or not heard about. We are going to talk about few right here.
1. Sasto Print
Sasto Print, Probably Nepal’s first online print marketplace (which they claim it to be), offers an excellent choice to brand and business who are looking towards promoting brand through contemporary marketing strategies.
They offer promotional products that cover a diverse range of items predominantly categorized into apparels and gifts. The offer creates a memorable customer experience, and acts as a powerful marketing tool for the consumer and business. They provide a service for you and your brand. From design review to the delivery, they will take care of all of it. And in addition to the services that they provide, they seem to be more affordable, high in quality and promise the fastest delivery available in the market. Overall, they do customized printing for your Brand as you wished for your people.
2. Mero Kirana
We all do groceries once in a day or two. You know the basics of it, You want bulk products, you do groceries, you want small product(say a packet salt), you do groceries. This unique e-commerce provides you the same service but all online.
They believe they are first of its kind: online and on-call grocery service in Nepal. Their aim is to create a hassle free retail shopping ecosystem where customers can order their grocery items from home/office and get them delivered. Consumers can shop shampoo to rice to diapers to pasta all in one place get it delivered for free.
Foodmandu is also e-commerce(food) site that provides delivery services in fastest, effortless and most convenient way so that customers can enjoy delicious foods of their favorite restaurant. They have introduced easiest method where people have to think the food they want to eat, tap some buttons for selection of a restaurant and items and then they can receive their delivery at their doorstep.
Foodmandu is pioneer online food delivering company in Nepal(claims to be) that aims to make the life of people easier through online ordering. The company delivers foods in 100 different areas of Kathmandu and Lalitpur and are in process to expand their areas of service continuously. They have 3 different platforms: website, mobile app or over the phone through which people can place an order. They have categorized delivery charges according to distance. People have the choice to select their favorite restaurant among the list and make an order.
Hamro bazaar stands as the Best and Most popular shopping website for B2C, B2B, C2C services. They connect buyers and sellers by listing products for free. The signature step of this online center is the fast delivery of the desired products, promotion of products through the internet and maintaining communication channel by connecting buyers and sellers.
Hamrobazar have made categories of products as Apparels and Accessories, Automobiles, Beauty and Health, Books and Learning, Business and Industrial, Computer and Peripherals, Electronics, Events and Happenings, Home, Furnishing and Appliances, Mobile and Accessories, Music Instrument, Pets and Pet Care, Real Estate, Services, Sports and Fitness, Toys and Video Games, Travel, Tour and Packages etc. In this website, sellers can not only post data about new products but also sell old products that are usable.