With the Movement Control Order (MCO) reimposed, we are back to staying at home and practising physical distancing as much as possible
Unlike the first MCO that was implemented last year, MCO 2.0 allows for most sectors to operate as usual. In spite of this, many businesses are still heavily impacted.
With movements limited and dine-ins restricted, kopitiams, nasi lemak stalls, soya bean lorries and more, are struggling to sustain their businesses. Additionally, many lack the proper incentives and knowledge to engage with food delivery platforms.
Let's not forget that with Chinese New Year festivities coming up, merchants preparing for the festive season are bound to face setbacks. Places that sell bak kwa, yee sang, CNY cookies, and other delicacies face challenges to reach out to customers. :(
If you're looking for ways to directly support local hawkers and merchants, check out Maybank's Sama-Sama Lokal, an online platform to help small businesses <3
Since the first MCO implementation last year, Maybank has been supporting and helping local businesses thrive.
In fact, since its launch, Sama-Sama Lokal has processed close to 50,000 orders, and has over 4,400 merchants on the platform. The brand has launched multiple promos and deals including the RM1 banana leaf deal, RM10 musang king promo, and even fresh flowers delivery all the way from Cameron Highlands! Now, the platform has a wide range of merchant categories such as hawker food, restaurants, groceries, health, fashion, and many more for you to choose from.
What's also cool about Sama-Sama Lokal is its user-friendly delivery platform, as the brand knows there are local businesses and customers that are less tech savvy. Plus, Maybank covers delivery fees of up to 5km, to ease the burden for both customers and merchants.
From now until 24 January, Sama-Sama Lokal has awesome promos and highlights so you can order and enjoy while supporting local brands
Check out the promotions:
- Spend a minimum of RM30 and enjoy RM10 off your order
- Enjoy RM10 off delivery fee (auto apply) upon making your order
All you have to do is use the promo code STAYHOME when you make your order, and you can enjoy up to RM20 off your total bill.
Here are the participating merchant categories:
- Hawker stalls
- Restaurant and cafés
- Beverages, snacks, and desserts
- Grocery and pets necessities
- Market and sundry
Promo only applies to MCO areas. Terms and conditions apply.
Whether you're looking for some good food, or to stock up on your essentials, you can support these small businesses through Sama-Sama Lokal
And here's the best part – Sama-Sama Lokal has local merchants participating nationwide. Plus, they are continually adding new merchants into the list!
1. Hasan's Rojak & Cendol, Selangor
Hasan's Rojak & Cendol is known for their Indian rojak! They usually operate from their food truck outside Seapark market. But you can now get your rojak via Sama-Sama Lokal.
2. Poh Hock Café, Penang
For those in Penang, you can quench your thirst with some good ol' iced coffee from Poh Hock Café. This café is known for its coffee beverages.
3. 63 Premium Seafood, Selangor
If you're looking to cook up a feast for your family, check out 63 Premium Seafood. From affordable, everyday seafood choices to premium selections, they have everything. The best part is that you can get your orders delivered right to your doorstep.
4. La Spiga D'oro, Kuala Lumpur
Check out La Spiga D'oro, a micro-bakery located in Kuala Lumpur. From freshly baked bread to pasta sauces, meat bundles, and a variety of cheese, it's your go-to place for fresh Italian goods.
Let's #supportlocal by ordering with Sama-Sama Lokal today! Visit Maybank2u's website to get more information.