The Hunting List is a carefully curated list of products that represents the top items our customers are searching for. The items are grouped by Category and we expect that the highest volumes of sales for this Black Friday will be from these items in these categories. Although as a vendor, you are encouraged to have a broad assortment of products, we are confident that listing and stocking up on these particular products could drive up your sales significantly. 

Check out the Hunting List by clicking on any of the categories to see the specific products that you could stock up on to make more sales this November. You can also click HERE to download the Hunting List.

Are you interested but wondering how you can stand out from the thousands of other vendors participating in the Black Friday promotions?? Don’t worry. We have some tips for you to make the most of this November. Here’s what you can do to Participate in Black Friday 2022 and showcase your products, increase your customer base, boost your sales and end the year in grand style!


Open CP is a campaign that we run regularly to invite participation of vendors in various promotions that we run. Products that are entered into promotions receive better placement and increased visibility on the Jumia website and app. 

You can access and apply to participate in promotions by logging on to your seller center.

All you have to do is review the promotions to see whether you meet the minimum requirements and click on Join the promotion to proceed. Watch this video to see how you can enter products in this year’s Black Friday promotions!


Sponsored Products also called Mabaya is a service where we advertise a vendor’s selected products across the product category pages and in product searches on the Jumia platform.

You can apply for Sponsored Products packages by logging on to your seller center and clicking the “Boost Your Products” logo at the top of your screen.

After applying for sponsored products, you can optimize the usage of the service by selecting the best products to sponsor. With the data we gather on which items have the most page views and which sell faster, you can take control of the sponsorship service to increase visibility and drive up your sales


Jumia Express is a service where Jumia keeps your products at our warehouse and fulfill orders for you as soon as they are made. This service is great for fast-moving products because you would not have to make multiple trips to the VDO station whenever an order is received. We also tag your product with the Jumia Express tag on our website indicating to customers a quick delivery time. Log on to your seller center, go to Products tab and Select Jumia Express to apply


Jumia Lending is a quick short-term loan which is available to vendors on Jumia. Our lending partners are ready to give low interest and collateral-free loans to our vendors who have been selling over the past 6 months. 

Take advantage of Jumia lending to get the capital you need to increase your stock or assortment for Black Friday. Click HERE to see the steps to follow and also to appy for a loan today


Newsfeed is a tool that gives vendors the opportunity to market their products to customers on the Jumia app for free. 

Customers who use the app can click on the Feed tab on the Jumia app to see all the interesting offers and the assortment new arrivals different vendors have to offer. 

There is no limit to how many times a vendor can participate. Simply watch the tutorial on how to participate and send your messages now!


From the 4th of November till the 25th of November, we will be modifying the operational times of our various VDO Stations. We are offering more open hours to allow you to deliver your items with more flexibility.

See the image below for the opening hours of each Hub/VDO Station

Packaging Guidelines

For all vendors using the drop shipping model, packaging of your items is vital to a satisfactory customer experience. Ensure that you review our packaging guidelines and always ship your orders on time with the appropriate/recommended packaging. If in doubt, refer to the Packaging Guidelines Here

Ensure that you stock up on your packaging materials ahead of the Black Friday Campaign to avoid running out in the middle of the massive sales event.