How Takealot Is Helping With The Fight Against The Covid-19 Pandemic. As part of The Takealot Group’s commitment to helping curb the spread of COVID-19, Takealot and Superbalist have joined forces to locally produce and distribute over 500,000 fabric face masks. Customers will receive one free adult mask per order that qualifies for free shipping. “In addition to the work we are already doing to distribute the R1 billion of PPE equipment donated by Naspers and Tencent, we want to extend our commitment and further help our community by using our resources. We recognise the important role that fabric masks can play in combating the spread of COVID-19 and we are grateful to be able to do our part. ” said Takealot Group on the company’s website.
The Takealot Group will continue to enforce preventative hygiene safety measures, guided by international best practice and the World Health Organisation (WHO) for all deliveries. These strict internal hygiene policies include widespread access to hand sanitizer, increased frequency of cleaning of all workspaces, temperature testing, flu vaccines and nurses available at warehouses, surgical masks for all drivers and the continuation of contactless deliveries.
Takealot.com is a South African ecommerce retailer and one most innovative ecommerce retailers on the African continent. Its mission is to be the most customer-centric online shopping destination in Africa, built around the simple concept that the customer comes first. All of its focus is dedicated to improving the customer experience, from the moment they arrive on its website to the moment their order arrives at their door. By aligning itself to this philosophy, The company believes takealot.com will be the #1 shopping destination across Africa. Takealot.com was officially launched in June 2011, following the successful acquisition of an existing ecommerce business called Take2 by the US-based investment firm, Tiger Global Management and Kim Reid in October 2010. Today, takealot.com is the leading ecommerce retailer in South Africa and one of the largest, most ecommerce retailers in Africa.