International shipping company Aquantuo has opened a store in Uganda as it seeks to expand its operations and pursue its dream of solving the many challenges that Africans face in receiving and sending goods around the world.
Already available in Kenya and Ghana, Aquantuo arrives in Uganda amid cries from individuals and businesses over long delivery times in Kampala, limited tracking offered for items shipped, ultimately leading to lost items .
For many years, Ugandans have wanted to effortlessly buy and import goods from abroad, but due to the various obstacles associated with it, many have been discouraged from buying the things they love and have had to send friends , family and colleagues who travel often.
This has been the case, especially with regard to purchases from stores that do not ship directly to Uganda, which had become a very big problem for potential buyers of genuine products.
Aquantuo comes at just the right time to provide a reliable way to buy from international stores and have your goodies shipped in a click and delivered to your doorstep in Uganda.
The person or business identifies and purchases a product directly from their preferred supplier in the United States, United Kingdom, Canada and China and that product is delivered to their duty-free addresses in those locations, after which it is shipped and delivered to its doorstep in Uganda eliminates the long chain of middlemen who most of the time compromise the products or exchange them for counterfeits.
Other services currently offered by Aquantuo include the concierge service, for people who cannot buy in the various stores themselves. They did it for you and then take care of the shipping to Uganda. They also help their customers return items from any of these countries to Uganda.
How to shop
- Register on the Aquantuo website to get your tax-free address, then shop online at your favorite online stores.
- At online store checkout, choose to ship items to your unique Aquantuo address and your product will be delivered directly to their address.
- Log on to their website, state what you purchased, then wait for the time to be delivered to their address. The final shipping bill is shared once the items are received at their address.
- Your items will be shipped, cleared and delivered within 5-10 business days from the date of delivery to your Aquantuo address.
Concierge service (purchase of products for you)
Aquantuo offers an additional service where they shop for the shopper while they sit back and relax.
All they need to do is provide a shopping list of the items they want to deliver with a link or item details, and the rest will be handled by the company.
Once a link is provided, Aquantuo will confirm the product with the buyer, after which the buyer will pay for the product.
After purchasing the product, it is shipped to your international address from where it is shipped to you in Uganda.
It takes 5-10 business days for Aquantuo to deliver a product shipped by air and 12 weeks for a bulky product shipped by sea, from the time it is received.
This gives the company a competitive advantage over its competitors in Uganda whose delivery times vary from 2 weeks to a month for air freight.
The other advantage Aquantuo has over its Ugandan competitors is that they offer real-time tracking of your parcels on their easy-to-use website and picture sharing for parcels received overseas thus providing a seamless experience. fluid and pleasant user.