9jaSME Launches an Online Hub for SMEs in Nigeria
In a bid to empower small and medium scale enterprises operating in the country and improve their visibility in the e-commerce space,9jasme , weekend launched e-commerce portal for local SMEs – The 9JASME Hub. The 9JASME, the first of its kind, is a free, secure e-commerce and business directory platform where businesses can list, promote and sell their products and services online.
On the 9JASME platform, customers receive free web page with e-commerce tools, unique SME Market Hub website address, personalised online storefront, shopping cart with no consignment fee, inventory payment gateway, as well as order and enquiry notifications.
Addressing the newsmen at the formal launch in Lagos, Ekemode Seun, Head, External Communication and Public Affairs, said the platform is open to small to medium business owners from every sector of the economy that have registered business in Nigeria …
He noted that the e-commerce and business directory portal is part of 9jasme’s Group strategy to empower and support Nigerian SMEs and also contribute to the growth and development of the Nigerian economy.
he said the portal is designed to enable Nigerian entrepreneurs migrate their businesses online and take advantage of the vast international and local sales opportunities within the e-commerce space. “SME owners will also have access to a wide variety of business tools that will enhance profitability as well as a community that will allow them forge relationships with other business owners,” he said.
He noted that 9jasme has registered a total of 5,200 (five thousand, two hundred merchants) todate, saying that the Ghana and East African versions will be launched before the end of the years as both countries have critical mass of small businesses. “There is no getting away from the fact that economic conditions remain challenging for small and medium scale enterprises (SMEs) in Nigeria. It is however vital that this integral sector of the economy gets all the support it needs to drive growth and development. “With the introduction of the 9jasme, 9jasme Group has provided SMEs an e-commerce platform that allows small and medium business owners create and maintain an online presence and expand their business frontiers to new markets and millions of buyers that are online.
To Register Visit www.9jasme.com.
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