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Kenya’s Lipa Later Acquires Kenyan Marketplace Sky Garden
Kenya’s Lipa Later Acquires Kenyan Marketplace Sky Garden

Lipa Later Group has acquired Sky.Garden in a move that re-energizes our commitment to bridging the gap between the merchant and a customer with more empowerment between both parties, merchant and customer, stellar service, stellar tech, and revamped strategies that promise to disrupt the industry.

The acquisition of Sky.Garden by Lipa Later marks an important milestone in the group’s goal to offer innovative solutions that meet the needs of businesses and consumers. This move will enable Lipa Later to expand its customer base and solidify its presence in the market.

Sky.Garden which has raised north of USD 6 Mn prior to this acquisition, will now be fully owned by Lipa Later Group and will continue to operate using its name. Lipa Later is now in a position to provide a comprehensive e-commerce solution to consumers, and with Sky.Garden’s established infrastructure and market presence, consumers will be able to purchase items from Sky Garden using any preferred payment method including Lipa Later’s buy now, pay later model which provides for a payment plan that is flexible and affordable through monthly installments.