Online grocery shopping in Pakistan has been thriving over the last few years.
Metropolitan cities like Karachi, Lahore, and Islamabad have seen a rapid change in people’s buying behavior.
Communities in cities have started to forgo their weekly grocery shopping trips to markets and getting most of their groceries ordered online.
Although, people still go out for grocery shopping, a notable size of their grocery basket has already shifted to online grocery apps in Pakistan.
According to a survey, a total value of e-commerce in Pakistan is expected to reach $1 billion in 2020. Now people prefer to shop via the internet which is a clear indication that online grocery shopping will have its share in urban markets.
About HowMuch Grocery SHopping
The story of HowMuch started in 2016, taking neighborhood grocery stores of Islamabad and Rawalpindi onboard.
A platform for traditional retail outlets to sell their products online was lauded by the store owners and buyers alike.
HowMuch aimed to lessen the pain points of grocery shoppers that they had been facing for a long time. With thousands products on HowMuch, it was a time to bid goodbye to long queues at any of the neighborhood supermarket.
HowMuch became an emerging online grocery app for the residents of Islamabad and Rawalpindi.
Our quest to add more convenience to online grocery shopping was recognized by PASHA and honored HowMuch with the Best in Retail and Supply Management Award.
Over a period of time, we continued to make transition since it allowed our customers to use the web, Android and iOS app with ease.
HowMuch sophisticated technology is capable of having millions of products in its database, making it one of its unique features.
HowMuch has successfully positioned itself as a premier online grocery shopping store in Pakistan by creating new standards in e-commerce industry.
We will continue to strive and sow the seeds of new possibilities for retailers and customers to build long-term, healthy and sustainable experience in online grocery shopping.
And we strongly believe in the freedom from pains of grocery shopping for everyone.
5 Reasons You Should Opt HowMuch For Online Grocery Shopping
1: Online Access to Your Nearby/ Favorite Store
There are many online grocery shopping apps in Pakistan which provide groceries from ‘random’ grocery stores and deliver it to their customers.
With HowMuch, you are given freedom to choose your favorite retail shop or mart, rest assured your products will be purchased and delivered as it is.
This feature helps customers to buy products from their desired store without having to worry about the quality.
2: All Your Household Needs Just a Few Clicks Away
For something like a routine grocery shopping, you would prefer it to be convenient, easy and hassle-free.
More often than not, you would want your household needs on the same platform.
This is why, HowMuch has thousands of products - from categories that include food, electronics, pet supplies, health & beauty, home decor, toys & games and much more.
With just a few clicks, every item is easily available and delivered to your doorsteps.Related: 5 Unique Tips & Tricks of Online Grocery Shopping
3: Easy Pickup, and Reschedule Options
There is absolutely no need to run after anyone to deliver your groceries.
You have the option to shop for groceries online and select ‘pickup’ option. Then you can simply visit your nearest store and receive your groceries.
You can also reschedule your pickup time with just a click. Your ordered items will be packed and handed over to you at the checkout counter.
4: Reorder on the Go
With easy reorder feature, you can easily place an order with a single click. Now you don’t have to re-select all your desired grocery items.
All you need is to click “reorder” and your order will be delivered to your doorstep. You can also edit, add or remove items from your shopping list with a single click.
A handy option for regular grocery shoppers!
5: Safe A Fortune via Online Grocery Shopping
While you think you save directly from traditional grocery shopping sales and “hot offers” - you can, directly and indirectly, save thousands of bucks from online grocery ordering.
It’s super easy and convenient to check how much you have spent on weekly and monthly groceries by looking at your order history.
This all makes it easier and less troublesome to plan future grocery buying and stay within the budget.