Kopo Kopo’s ethos has always been centered around the simplest of stories:
All businesses should be empowered with simple tools to give them the means to succeed.
We believe in making it simple for businesses to operate. That has been our goal since 2012 when we partnered with Safaricom to bring the Lipa Na MPESA Buy Goods service to small and medium sized businesses throughout Kenya.
While this has not changed and we remain true to helping thousands of businesses to accept digital payments, our efforts have not stopped there. We have gone a step further to understand the challenges that would stop that entrepreneur who runs a boutique, restaurant or bookstore from growing. We get these insights through listening to our customers and use the feedback to build better products and tools that make it truly simple for any business to run, grow and succeed. Whether you are running a small hardware kiosk, a high end coffee shop or a small eating kibanda (“kibandaski”), we believe that you should have access to the same business tools that larger businesses have access to at minimal costs. …
Here are five reasons why your customers love Lipa Na M-PESA and will keep coming back for it.
1) It’s FREE!
Lipa Na M-PESA is absolutely free of charge to your customer, regardless of transaction size. No more paying to pay or adding the withdrawal fee — it’s 100% FREE!
2) One wallet, thousands of stores
Now your customers can stop worrying whether M-PESA is accepted or not. Lipa Na M-PESA is already accepted at thousands of stores across Kenya.
3) No more searching for agents to withdraw cash
No agent nearby? Now your customers don’t have to rush to withdraw cash from their M-PESA accounts. The money goes straight from their account to your shop, in seconds. …