Category Archives: Shopping

Nakumatt Westgate

Wow! Nakumatt has outdone itself again in the form of Nakumatt Westgate and the Westgate Centre! Granted, I am sure credit for the center is not all Nakumatt’s (as I hear Nakumatt leases the space it occupies), but still I am sure Nakumatt had a great role to play in making the Westgate Centre what it is today. First Inklings of the Westgate Centre I first noticed what would later become the Westgate Centre sometime early last year, on my way to Nakumatt Ukay. Not far away, I noticed some heavy construction going on, which I later found out was going to … Continue reading Nakumatt Westgate

Lost your Nakumatt Smartcard?

I first signed up for Nakumatt’s customer reward scheme in 2003, when it first came out. I was making a big purchase at Nakumatt Mega, when the cashier asked me whether or not I had a Nakumatt Smartcard. Having no clue as to what he was talking about, he told me that a Nakumatt Smartcard was a card that allowed customers to accumulate points with every purchase made at Nakumatt. These points would then one day be redeemable for awards – sort of the way it’s done in a frequent flyer’s program. At the time, I was not much of … Continue reading Lost your Nakumatt Smartcard?