Retail Innovations

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Retail innovations
August 2015

M-PESA

M-Pesa is the world’s most successful mobile money service. It enables users to send and receive money, top-up airtime and make bill payments through their mobile phones. Customers register for the service at an authorized agent. To get electronic money onto their phones, the user visits a cash-in/cash-out agent and deposits physical cash in exchange for electronic […]

Retail innovations
August 2015

KCB M-Benki

The application enables M-Pesa subscribers to open KCB bank accounts and conduct banking transactions such as deposits, withdrawals, and fund transfers over mobile phones without visiting a bank branch. Subscribers can open a KCB M-Benki by sending a request with their identification number through their M-Pesa account. KCB M-Benki is a way of opening a […]

Retail innovations
August 2015

MyRCPT

MyRCPT helps users generate PDF receipts from their Lipa Na Mpesa and Mpesa Paybill text messages.  It also helps them file all their payments, rent and utility bills for accountability. The app is only available for Android but is currently being developed for other platforms. The receipts supplement the SMS receipts that users get from […]

Retail innovations
August 2015

M-KESHO

M-KESHO is a Bank Account enabling send money/funds transfer between the bank account (M-KESHO) & the M-PESA system (Deposit & Withdrawal). Features:Accessibility of the service is through M-PESA Menu service. M-KESHO Account is affordable with no Charges, no ledger fees and no minimum balance. M-KESHO Account holders’ registration is free of charge at any Equity […]

Retail innovations
August 2015

Mkopo Rahisi

Mkopo Rahisi (Easy Loan in Swahili) is an android-based direct-lending platform. Once customers download the product,  InVenture gathers over 10,000 diverse data points that allow them to generate a credit score that is used to instantly provide users with access to credit. Approved borrowers receive and repay their loan via M-PESA. The current product can work in […]

Retail innovations
August 2015

Kibarua Now

KibaruaNow is an online service marketplace that allows those who have tasks that they want to be done to request for them online and pay via M-PESA. Once payment is received, KibaruaNow will provide contact information for the selected tasker so that the client can co-ordinate times and finalize details & schedule the task. When […]

Retail innovations
August 2015

Sustainable Water and Sanitation in Africa (SUWASA)

Sustainable Water and Sanitation in Africa (SUWASA) is a regional initiative of the US Agency for International Development (USAID), implemented by Tetra Tech, with a mission of fostering the transformation of water and sanitation delivery services in Africa to achieve long-term financial sustainability through the application of market-based principles. SUWASA is designed to spread effective […]

Retail innovations
August 2015

Tone kwa Tone Pata Pump

Kickstart’s mobile layaway service “Tone kwa Tone Pata Pump”  (Kiswahili for “Drop by Drop gets the Pump”) allows small-scale farmers to make incremental payments via M-PESA for an irrigation pump that is held on lawaway until payments are complete. Farmers register for the service via paper forms, and are subsequently notified via SMS that they’ve […]

Retail innovations
August 2015

SOKONECT

SOKONECT is a mobile application designed for use in the horticultural sector to promote production; marketing and consumption of fresh produce especially vegetables. The application acts as a link between exporting companies, small-holder farmers and consumers of fresh produce.