An online food delivery platform, Jumia Food Marketplace, says it is ready to partner with So Fresh, a healthy food chain outlet, to boost operational performance and last mile delivery.
Mr Guy Futi, Managing Director, Jumia Food Marketplace, made this known on Wednesday at a press briefing in Lagos.
Futi said that the partnership would provide strategic capabilities for So Fresh to expand its customer base.
He said that Jumia Food would continue to partner with more food vendors for the growth of the company.
Also, Mr Goke Balogun, the Managing Director, So Fresh Food Chain Outlet, said that the partnership with Jumia was aimed at growing the brand.
“Through the Jumia food platform, we will be able to reach more customers, because they can now order online and get the food delivered almost immediately,” he said.
Balogun also explained that the company was a product of the need to change and revolutionise the eating habits of Nigerians.
“Nations thrive and succeed on the backdrop of an energetic and healthy populace. Hence, beyond food, we will keep motivating everyone to adopt a healthy lifestyle.
“We inspire people to live healthier and happier lives, by enriching them with fresh, wholesome, nutrient-rich and delicious meals.
“Our food chain outlets basically make healthy foods like salads, juice and smoothies among others,” he said. (NAN)