Rupu Kenya is a daily deals and discounts website that started running in December 2010. It is a part of Ringier Kenya, the largest media corporation in Switzerland. Rupu was one of the Top 20 African start-ups by Forbes Africa Magazine in February 2012 and second in the Kenya ICT Board Innovation Awards – wholesale, retail and trade category. It also offers online marketing facilities for businesses that aim to increase revenues in a cost effective way.
Rupu offers a wide variety of categories like fashion, electronics, home appliances and supplies, decorations and remodeling tools, beauty products and services, food and drinks and even travel services. You can also find kenya’s top brands on Rupu such as Bata Kenya, Saturn, Philips, Black & Decker, Armco, Apple, Zecchino, Forever Young and many other reputable brands.
Through Rupu, you can book massage sessions and many other beauty services that you can use to take care of your delicate self. You may also want to indulge yourself with ordering your favorite meal, drink or dessert and have it delivered to your doorstep. Rupu also offers a travel service that allows you to search for and book great trips to enjoy the beauty of Kenya and some offshore offers including flights booking. It also presents Rupu vouchers that you can gift your beloved ones or buy whatever they want through Rupu and moreover you can purchase memberships of first class sport gyms and many other events.
Shopping online is super easy on Rupu as you can register using your Facebook email which will provide Rupu with the information needed for your transactions as long as you allow it to be shared.
Rupu offer deliveries for products only other than that, the delivery is done through a courier. Delivery time within Nairobi takes from 2 to 5 days. You can use mobile money, Pesapal e-wallet, Visa or MasterCard. Delivery charges are free above a certain value, while less than that value and outside Nairobi requires extra fees.
You can discount the amount you are about to pay through benefiting from the coupons available on Rupu and Rupu credits which are points you acquire when purchasing through Rupu.