By Juliet Umeh
To allow Nigerians have opportunity to buy household items at a cheaper rate, an e-shopping channel on pay-TV platform StarTimes, StarTimes GO, said it partnered some top retail and tech brands on Black Friday Sales.
The company said shoppers had the opportunity to buy select tech and household products with up to 50 percent discount.
It said the Black Friday which held on StarTimes GO Channel 002 and Facebook page @StarTimesGO was live from 10am.
It said that the goods displayed were directly from manufacturers and StarTimes has partnered them to subsidize the goods, saving shoppers extra money as inflation mounts.
It said: “The products on display included: Lontor range of products, TV sets, home theatres, electric shaver, among others.*
According to the company, “Recently launched, StarTimes GO, an integrated e-shopping platform, offers audience access to a massive array of superior quality products, with great designs, at super cheap prices. Goods are directly delivered to the doorsteps of shoppers.
Available on free-to-air on Channel 002, StarTimes GO Channel has professional hosts and aesthetic scene settings to make shopping entertaining whilst the products are displayed by the hosts.
Commenting, Brand Manager, StarTimes, Viki Liu, said: “StarTimes GO offers multiple shopping methods including TV shopping, online shopping and phone-call shopping. The slogan ‘Better Life, Lets Go’ is not just a slogan but encapsulates the idea that StarTimes GO is out to help people live better lives even as they adjust to new ways of living and enjoy non-contact top shopping experience through integrated services that combine TV, social media and phone-call.”