Ikokuonline.com

An online shop for your car parts and services.
Startup name
Ikokuonline.com
Founding date
March 2017
Incorporation
Yes
Total team member
0
Startup stage
Paying users
Category
Consumer
Sector
E-commerce & online marketplaces
Product usage or interact
Desktop, Mobile/Tablet (iOS), Mobile/Tablet (Android)
City
Port Harcourt, Rivers State, NG

Elevator pitch

We are an online platform for all your car needs.We provide delivery of your car parts and car maintenance services to your homes and offices.The auto parts market in our region (Port Harcourt), can boast of at least 100,000USD in products sold daily.We want to capture a significant share of that daily revenue while solving a lot of problems faced by car owners in Port Harcourt and Africa at wide.

Team

Emmanuel Ugochukwu

Born and raised in the city of Port Harcourt, i earned a Bachelors Degree from the University of Wollongong in Australia. My hobbies include reading about car tech and gadgets , go carting and social gatherings with family and friends .

Fortune Bekee

I’m a young Nigerian who hails from Rivers state in Nigeria. I graduated with a BSC in Information Technology from American University in Dubai. I have a passion for computers and IT I have been in the IT field since 201.I like travelling, chess and reading motivational novels.

Business model

Target customer

Car owners, Mechanic workshops, and Fleet management companies

Customer acquisition strategy

Online Ads, Media Advertising, and Customer referrals

Revenue model

We make profit off every product sold on the site
We also make commission off every mechanic service rendered.

Market info

Market size

$ 1,200,000,000

Competitors

Competition

There are these players rendering the same service as us: online sale of car parts and services.
autofactorng.com
ladipo.ng

Our edge however is our innovative platform: our website has tools and various features to make your car part shopping very seamless. VIN Lookup and Online Mechanic Booking Engine are among the features

Startup traction

Having started in March 1 2017 The Company has sold over 1000 individual items to over 170 customers. We currently have 460+ users in customer base. We have partnered with Cornerstone Insurance Plc and various logistics companies like Boogies Messenger (Port Harcourt based) as well as mechanic services company. We have laid out several online marketing plans for sales and services to reach at least 1 order per minute by 2019.

Publication date: 19 September 2017