Sri Lanka’s largest online marketplace ikman, has partnered Salaka Senkada as its latest Sell Fast agent, offering greater convenience for the public as an easy way to post their advertisements.
Salaka Senkada group of companies founded in 1972 is a one-stop shop for all the printing and Photography related services in Sri Lanka. Today the Salaka Senkada Group comprises eight companies providing a broad spectrum of consumer service oriented undertakings that include General Trading, Communication Services, Desktop Publishing & Printing, and Finance & Foreign Currency exchange, Pharmaceuticals, Export, Advertising, Photography & Studios and Restaurant & Food Court among variety of related services. Salaka Senkada is a well-known one-stop-shop in the heart of Town Hall, Colombo, offering a range of services and products, serving the masses.
As a recognized business entity Salaka Senkada now joins ikman’s portfolio of Sell Fast agents, helping the public post their online ads with greater ease and convenience, especially since Salaka’s opening hours extend from 6AM to Midnight.
For anyone with a need to post their ads on ikman and are unable to do so owing to a lack of computer skills or access to internet connectivity, Salaka Senkada is the ideal venue due to its central setting in Colombo, and is conveniently situated and easily accessible.
“For over four decades we have served the public and are recognized today as an entity that has a well-established reputation, meeting the growing demands of the market and continuously providing a superior service. As an ikman Sell Fast agent we are able to empower customers who are not comfortable in using information technology but confident in the knowledge that Salaka will process the necessary actions to serve their requirements,” said Gamini Nethicumara, Chairman, Salaka Senakda Group.
ikman’s unique ‘Sell Fast’ service is its official dealer arm, collecting advertisements directly from the customer. Since the launch in 2017, ‘Sell Fast’ has now grown to over 300 Agents island wide, who are located within easy access. The public can also easily locate an ikman ‘Sell Fast’ outlet through the prominently displayed ‘Sell Fast’ signage.
“Salaka is synonymous for a range of services and the go-to shop for many daily requirements. As ikman’s newest Sell Fast agent, Salaka acts as an enabler in assisting the public who are non-tech conversant, to conveniently post their ads online,” noted Buddhi Ramanayake, Manager, Sell Fast for ikman
ikman ‘Sell Fast’ agents are primarily positioned in prominent locations within the city. They are individuals/business entities engaged in similar business activities such as bookshops, communication centers and newspaper agencies which provide services for customers to place classified advertisements.
Currently, popular cities including Colombo, Gampaha, Galle and Kandy have a significant number of agents. In addition to the growing network, Sell Fast has positively secured a 30% revenue growth in the past 12 months.