Tag: Shipping


Zim Startup,Courier City, Expands Shipping Network: You Can Now Ship To And From Kenya

Zimbabwean Startup, Courier City, is broadening their reach as they expand their shipping network to Nairobi, Kenya. They’ve sent out a press release detailing how this will work and customers will save up to 50% just like when shipping from Canada. You can read the press release below: Courier City is expanding its revolutionary approach in […]


Some eCommerce Fun, Shipping Speedtest : Gearbest vs Geekbuying

Recently I decided to personally review Geekbuying and bought the Xiaomi Mijia 4K Action Camera from off their online store. The device comes with zero accessories and that meant I had to buy things like a monopod/tripod, high speed SD card, silicon casing etc separately. A shipping speedtest idea is formed I always do my […]


Guide to online shopping in Zimbabwe: Giving the taxman his dues

Unlike cross border trading where you are physically present to smuggle that new shiny laptop in the midst of your clothes or negotiate one of those “side deals”; when making an online purchase you will have to pay the applicable customs duty and or VAT.


Guide to online shopping in Zimbabwe: shipping primer

When making an online purchase it is critical to have at least a good idea of what the total landing cost of the product you are buying would be.