Rising to the Zenith of Online Shopping in Jamaica

Look out for Joe Issa’s new surge of business strategies hitting Jamaica’s airwaves and living rooms, especially the online shopping portal — — which is offering households, professionals, businesses and tech-savvy individuals more choices and lower prices while maintaining strict standards set by the company and the trade.

Issa, whose Cool Group of over 50 companies is headquartered in Ocho Rios has often lamented the congestion in the streets and shops of the resort town, and the opportunity this provides criminals to rob and harm shoppers, particularly during the busy holiday seasons.

As a civic leader in the parish, he was inspired, by the shopping discomfort, to provide shoppers with a more comfortable environment to shop; and that’s why was born — an online marketplace where everyone can shop in the comfort of their living rooms, instead of the crowded streets and shops.

Jamaican shoppers have since jumped at the opportunity to shop on line for anything from a pin to an anchor, and has not disappointed them, giving more choices at lower prices, and making it easy for them to pay using their card.

Since the establishment of, online shopping has become increasingly the method of choice for many individuals, households and businesses, especially professionals who are always on the move and have little time to stop for groceries, etc., let alone wait on long lines. saves shoppers time and money trotting from shop to shop looking for a multitude of products, such as clothing, shoes and jewelry, computers and tablets, baby, kids and toys, TV and home theatre, appliances, office supplies, home, garden and tools, cell phones, health and beauty, flowers and gifts.

The online shopping portal is said to bring relief to parents who have to take to the streets to buy back-to-school items, including textbooks, school material and supplies, and uniforms.

And no matter where you live on the island, will deliver all your purchases within two business days.