A little over two years I started this business, it probably wasn't even a business at that point in time. I however noticed a problem (Jamaicans abroad have a hard time getting Jamaicans products and goodies), which I didn't even know how big and far reaching it was so I decided to do something about it. I reached out to my friends and family, and after a couple days I got my first order. It was from a young lady that I went to school with over 15 years ago. Just like that I was in business. Fast forward 18 months and...
Jamaican Care Packages will be featured on season 5 of "The Innovators". The episode airs tomorrow (July 13th, 2015) at 8:30pm on TVJ / stream on 1spotmedia. The Innovators is the #1 business reality TV show in Jamaica, be sure to tune in and use the hashtag #JCPonInno To celebrate we are offering a 15% discount on all Care Packages. Use Coupon code: INNOVATORS. Discount ends on July 13th, 2015 at midnight . I won't share any spoilers, so be sure to tun in.
Recently our Founder, Rory Walker, was featured in a JIS segment speaking on Jamaican Care Package, it's involvement with Startup Jamaica. The Honourable Julian J. Robinson, Minister of State in the Ministry of Science, Technology, Energy and Mining, also speaks on how Startup Jamaica is helping other startups in the Caribbean. Listen below