VIDEO: Mohamed Alabbar surprises customers as noon.com turns one
One year ago, the GCC’s home-grown digital marketplace, noon.com, launched its operations in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) and the United Arab Emirates (UAE), and since become a household name in the region.
The e-commerce platform was built using the knowledge and expertise of young, local talent to cater to the shopping and lifestyle aspirations of the region’s customers, the company said in a release.
This was coupled with efficient and technically advanced logistics requirements that were developed locally to ensure fast and reliable delivery, it added.
“We owe it to customers in the region to establish a world-class company that has become the flag bearer of an innovative and truly regional e-commerce customer experience because our region and our people deserve the best,” said Mohamed Alabbar, the founder of noon.com.
“We have been humbled by the love we have received from our customers who have made noon their favourite online shopping destination,” he added.
As part of the company’s one year celebrations, Alabbar, who is also the founder and chairman of Emaar Properties, went ‘back to the floor’ to field phone calls, pack boxes for delivery and deliver packages to surprised customers.
See the video below: