In this article we will be discussing about Online Shopping Site in Nepal
Online shopping is a type of electronic commerce that allows customers to buy products or services directly from sellers over the Internet through a web browser or a mobile app. Consumers identify a product of interest by visiting the retailer’s website directly or by searching among alternative vendors using a shopping search engine, which compares the availability and cost of the same product across many e-retailers. Customers will be able to purchase online using a variety of computers and devices by 2020, including desktop computers, laptops, tablets, and smartphones.
The method is known as business-to-consumer (B2C) online purchasing, and it invokes the physical analogue of buying items or services at a typical “bricks-and-mortar” retailer or shopping center. The practice of setting up an online store to allow businesses to buy from other businesses is known as business-to-business (B2B) online purchasing. A standard online shop allows customers to explore the company’s product and service offerings, as well as examine photographs or images of the items, as well as product specs, features, and prices.
Shoppers may generally utilize “search” options to find certain models, brands, or goods in online businesses. To conduct an online transaction, users must have Internet connection and a legitimate mode of payment, such as a credit card, an Interac-enabled debit card, or a service like PayPal. The e-tailer typically transports tangible things (such as paperback books or clothing) to customers; for digital products, such as digital audio files of music or software, the e-tailer typically transmits the file to the client over the Internet. Alibaba, Amazon.com, and eBay are the three largest online shopping companies.
Online purchasing was not as popular a few years ago as it is now. The main reasons for this were poor quality and a lack of online payment methods. The fast expansion of online shopping sites in Nepal has been enabled by technological advancements. People nowadays shop using their laptops, cellphones, tablets, and other devices rather than going to the store.
In fact, according to a five-year-old research, mobile accounts for about 35 percent of all e-commerce traffic in Nepal. With the rise of the Internet and Internet-enabled gadgets, the majority of people are interested in items that can be found on the internet. Facebook and other forms of internet media have recently gained a lot of traction in Nepal. Online shopping sites, often known as online shops, are becoming increasingly popular in the internet world. Shopping online and having items delivered to you is a wise move. It’s a convenient way to purchase from the comfort of your own home, office, or anyplace else. Customers can use web browsers such as Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Safari, Opera Mini, and others to visit ecommerce website.
People in Nepal’s major cities have become increasingly receptive to online purchasing. It has grown in popularity due to the convenience and ease of shopping from the comfort of their own home or office. People may also pay for things online utilizing a variety of digital payment methods. These internet purchasing platforms have the ability to make part of our money digital rather than cash. Although there are a number factors that contribute to an E-commerce platform’s user appeal, it is believed that “excellent web design promotes strong eCommerce sales.” Other factors, of course, have a role in the popularity of these websites. One of the most enticing aspects of internet shopping is that it eliminates the need to stand in lengthy lines or go from store to store looking for a certain item. Many young people are drawn to internet retailers since they allow us to see prices, compare between two or more sites, and purchase products.
Today, we’ll take a look at some of Nepal’s greatest online retailers, which have a high level of attraction and popularity among their customers.
Daraz is at the top of our list for a variety of reasons. It is, without a question, Nepal’s top online buying portal at the moment. Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, and Myanmar are among the countries where it is active. It made a big splash in Nepal under the name Kaymu and quickly became immensely famous.
Both buyers and sellers agree that Daraz is the finest option. Sellers can register and collaborate with Daraz via the Multivendor option.
Alibaba Group, China’s e-commerce behemoth, just bought Daraz.
On its platform, Daraz contains practically everything you can imagine. When it comes to internet buying, many people prioritize it. They accept VISA, MasterCard, and Cash on Delivery as payment methods.
On your smartphone, you can get the Daraz app (iOS and Android).
Hamrobazar.com is a platform that connects buyers and sellers. It’s so easy to use! Also, the simple user interface makes it easy to navigate around the website.
It is one of the most used shopping sites in Nepal and allows individuals to sell their products. You simply create an account and put on an advertisement for your product.
It is the perfect solution that helps you list your products for free. Yes! There are no hidden charges to list products.
However, it isn’t as popular as other sites to buy brand new products. Sellers usually list out second-hand products, although it is one of the most visited websites in Nepal.
We just entered the top 3 with Sastodeal. The story of this platform began in 2011, which is quite early. Today, it is one of the biggest online shopping sites in Nepal.
If you are looking for an ultimate online shopping experience, Sastodeal can get you ‘cheaper’ deals!
It provides products in all categories, such as Men’s, Women’s, and Kids. You can browse electronic gadgets, accessories, clothing, and much more.
Sastodeal delivers free inside Kathmandu valley while takes a small charge for orders from outside the valley. You can return or exchange products within a specified period.
Next on this list of online stores in Nepal is Muncha. It is a full-fledged online shopping platform where you can get a wide variety of products that are available at a physical department store. Do you like surprises?
If yes, then you must’ve heard about Muncha!
Muncha.com is a popular name in ‘gifting’ among Nepalese all over the globe. It is the oldest digital shopping store that came into existence in the 1920s as Muncha House. Later in 2000, it ventured into online shopping to offer a gift gallery. You can explore the anniversary, birthday, and other event items on the site.
Your order will be at your doorstep at a reasonable price if you shop with Muncha. They accept iPay, MasterCard, and VISA as payment options. Moreover, they can deliver within 2-3 working days.
NepBay is a revolution that claims to be here to change how we look at online shopping. It started its services in 2007 as an online shop directory. At present, they have grown into an e-commerce platform for Buyers, Sellers, and Advertisers to showcase their products/services.
With a range of 25,000+ products and 700+ categories, NepBay is genuinely an ultimate marketplace for all kinds of consumers in Nepal.
It is a pioneer of “Cash On Delivery” services in Nepal. Since then, people have been able to rely more on online platforms for shopping.
This online shopping platform accepts PayPal, VISA, MasterCard as international payment options. It also takes eBanking and mobile banking for online payment transactions in Nepal.
Next on the list is Foodmandu, the viral e-commerce platform that delivers food to your doorstep. Foodmandu is the first company in Nepal that carries food from restaurants of your choice.
The platform accepts online orders making lives highly convenient. Just sit back, order from the website or mobile app, and relax.
Your favorite food from your favorite place will be at your doorsteps within an hour. The delivery time depends on the restaurant’s and your location.
The Foodmandu app is available to download on both iOS and Android.
You will get nothing but unbeatable prices and quick delivery at SmartDoko. It is a new member of the online shopping sites in Nepal. The platform has been growing in popularity with smart promotions in social media. It has got terrific customer feedback and quality products in its store.
SmartDoko can be a dark horse in Nepal’s online shopping website business.
It has a wide selection of products in various categories. The platform ensures a high level of responsiveness and reliability. Customers can shop through the website or mobile app (available both on iOS and android).
A very new concept in the Nepali market – Metrotarkari delivers our basic needs, such as vegetables and fruits. During the rush hours, it becomes difficult to get fresh vegetables and fruits. The vegetable market is as hectic as it gets during those hours.
Considering these things, Metrotarkari makes it possible to get fresh and hygienic fruits and vegetables. All without the hassle of shopping in a busy market.
The delivery area of this business ranges from places of Lalitpur, Bhaktapur, and Kathmandu – which are inside the ring road. Moreover, they provide delivery to Sanga and Thankot if the order exceeds Rs. 4000.
Amidst the rush hours and busy lives, Gajabko aims to provide better online shopping solutions within a few clicks.
Indeed, Gajabko is Gazzab ko!
It offers a wide range of products and ensures hassle-free purchases for users. You just need a few seconds to locate any product that you want. Just order it, and next thing you know, it will be at your doorsteps within 2-3 days.
Unfortunately, this promising online shopping site doesn’t have a mobile app. However, users can get a fantastic shopping experience by logging on to the website.
Socheko.com is a quickly growing and reliable site for online shopping in Nepal. The platform consists of a wide assortment of 10,000+ products across more than 500 categories. These products are from national and global brands or retailers.
It is entirely new! It is promoted by Nepal’s renowned business group who are in the business industry for over 20 years. And, this e-commerce platform is worth a try for a better online shopping experience.
Socheko.com claims to focus more on quality rather than price war in the market. The platform aims to put the right price for every product available on their website.