Launched of Healthy Options e-commerce by Almonds Innovations
Almonds Innovations on Thursday the 3rd of March 2022 launched Healthy Options e-commerce at the Kofi Annan Centre of Excellence in Accra.
The ceremony was chaired by Professor Nii Quaynor, Internet Pioneer in West Africa and creator of first e-commerce system in Ghana.
The platform is accompanied by a free online information hub which provides pertinent wellness information, sourced from various platforms and experts for its users.
Leveraging technology, the e-commerce portal is an interface of partner companies essentially, local entrepreneurs trading in various healthy products such as seeds, spices, juices,dried fruits, essential oils and skin care products, as per their health needs.
The portal comes at a crucial time when the COVID-19 pandemic has made more people health conscious and has accompying features that are in line with recent trends- flexible payment systems ( mobile money and online payment) and swift delivery services across the country.
Mr.Eric Akumiah, Chief Executive Officer of Almonds Innovations speaking at the launch expressed his optimism for the brand and noted that the idea of the e-commerce site stemmed from a need to make the right choices to remain healthy with age amidst the COVID -19 pandemic.
He further said this can only arrived at when one has an alternative option to choose from, the reason we have developed this innovative portal to choose from, the reason we have developed this innovative portal to be a one- stop online shop for healthy foods and beverages.
He further indicated that natural organic food and beverages have inherent healing capabilities when utilized can be of enormous help for the young and old alike. Consequently, the information hub is designed to guide users on the benefits of natural foods and how to apply them healing diverse illnesses.
He finally encouraged Ghanaians to patronize the platform and urged producer groups who fall within the company’s product categories to join as brand partners to further expand its reach.
Some of the partner companies who graced the event include Crescent juices, manufacturers of sugar free beverages, Yvaya producers of dried fruits , True Moringa, manufacturers of moringa based food supplements and Miss Cookie, producers of spices.
Almonds Innovations is a registered entity in Ghana,and dedicated to providing solutions to problems across sectors through innovations.
The launch brought together people from other sectors to witness the ceremony.