Hellofood Uganda is thrilled for having been awarded Best E-commerce (Store/Service) award at the 2015 Digital Impact Awards Africa, that were held at Kampala Serena Hotel.
The Digital Impact Awards are in their second year running and were held at Kampala Serena Hotel. Their aim is to recognize and reward companies who are innovative in the use of digital mediums to improve the customer experience. Winners are selected by a jury comprising leading entrepreneurs, innovators, academics, consultants, policy makers and thought leaders, and award categories span the domains of web, mobile, social, cyber-security and digital financial services.
Hellofood offers the consumers the convenience to order food online from more than 150 of the best restaurants in Kampala and Entebbe in Uganda. Customers can choose their favorite meal online and have it delivered to them.
Hellofood also helps restaurants to increase delivery sales through online and mobile platforms, and provides them with constantly evolving technology and analytics.
“We were absolutely excited to win a Digital Impact Award for a second year running, the Best E-Commerce (Store/Service) award recognizes the world-class service we offer our customers and vendors in Kampala, Entebbe and around the world and also Congratulations to our partners MTN Uganda for winning the best corporate brand award”, says Hellofood - Uganda, Managing Director, Ron Kawamara. We have revolutionized food delivery around the world. And we're passionately committed to ensuring our customers in Kampala and Entebbe have a wide variety of meal options available at their office desk or home in the fastest and most cost-effective way, he added.
Competition in the Best E-Commerce category was of a very high level, with nominations for Jumia, Brighter Monday and Freelancer. The panel of judges of this year’s awards was chaired by former Makerere Vice Chancellor; Prof Venansius Baryamureeba and also had Prof Maggie kigozi, Minister of Trade, Industry and cooperatives, Hon Amelia Kyambadde and IBM UK Managing consultant, Dr Frederick Wamala. The event featured music performances from Bebe Cool, Naira Ali and Laguu.
Hellofood together with its affiliated brand foodpanda and Delivery Club, is the leading global online food delivery marketplace, active in more than 40 countries on five continents. The company enables restaurants to become visible in the online and mobile world and provides them with a constantly evolving online technology. For consumers, hellofood offers the convenience to order food online and the widest gastronomic range, from which they can choose their favorite meal on the web or via the app. Visit their website Today via www.hellofood.ug
Igasira Neville Igunduura