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Which store in Pakistan offers the cheapest groceries? We checked the most popular online supermarkets!

PicodiAugust 29, 2023

With food prices increasing rapidly, it is worth considering online shopping as a good alternative to regular supermarkets. To confirm this, we took a closer look at the prices of basic food products in online groceries.

Basic food basket – what does it contain?

The cart consists of basic food products necessary to meet the nutrient requirements of an average adult. Here’s what it consists of:

  • White bread, 400 g
  • Butter, 200 g
  • Canola oil, 1 l
  • Sugar, 1 kg
  • Large eggs, 10 pcs.
  • Water, 1.5 l
  • Orange juice, 1 l
  • Milk, 1 l
  • Cheddar cheese, 200 g
  • Milk chocolate, 100 g
  • White rice, 1 kg
  • Pasta, 500 g
  • Natural yoghurt, 500g
  • Nescafe coffee, 200 g
  • Lipton tea, 100 bags
  • Chicken fillets, 1 kg
  • Potatoes, 1 kg
  • Onions, 1 kg
  • Cucumber, 1 kg
  • Green beans, 1 kg
  • Tomatoes, 1 kg
  • Apples, 1 kg
  • Lemons, 1 kg
  • Grapes, 1 kg

Prices in Pakistani online supermarkets

We compared the prices of the products listed above in five popular stores, that offer their products online: Al Fatah, Metro Online, Naheed, Carrefour and Grocer App.

The cheapest store in this comparison is Carrefour. In this store, the cart consisting of basic food products amounts to Rs. 9,945. A bit more has to be paid in Al Fatah – Rs. 10,117.

The most expensive store in our comparison is Naheed. In this store, basic food will cost the customers Rs. 11,140.50.

This is how the prices of individual products are presented in all stores:

How to do shopping even cheaper?

When you decide to do your groceries online, it is worth checking out discount and voucher codes, as well as cashback offered by Picodi. This will help to reduce the costs even further or, in the case of cashback, earn some of the money spent back.

In Picodi you will find cashback deals in Metro, as well as discount codes for Carrefour.

  • Metro3% for each order;
  • Carrefour

ⓘ In addition to prices, it’s also worth considering the delivery costs. In the following article, we have researched which e-supermarkets have the most favourable terms ↓