Shoppote is Cameroon’s first O2O mobile platform for offline Retail Stores. In true sense, we are adding a digital user interface that sits on top of physical shopping world & help both retailers & shoppers to seamlessly connect over the most preferred mode in Cameroon – Mobile. With Shoppote app, Shoppers as per their location discover in-store offers, locate stores nearby, check latest trends and still maintain the charm of physical shopping – touch, feel & family outing. Retailers on the other end use Shoppote as a marketing platform and attract new & repeat foot traffic to their stores (increase sales).
We have over 200 partner/resellers stores across Douala and Yaounde and have close to 15000 consumers with over 40% month-on-month growth. Current team size comprises of 8 people spread across functions. Our category focus has been consumer electronics, Home Appliances, Kitchen Appliances and home decor with plans to add apparels category in the next phase of our growth. We have successfully raised angel round of 10K USD through our advisors and are looking for next round of funding to fuel our growth. We are targeting to onboard over 2000 partner stores by March’18 with more than 40% paid partners.
We aim at becoming a single solution for consumers to search, locate, prebook & book products and earn cash rewards through our application from offline market and bring in the convenience of availing products on-demand from nearby trusted stores.