e-commerce

Aramex inaugurates new e-commerce fulfilment centre in Dubai
It features new technologies including a ‘Pick to Light’ system, which uses light-directed picking technology to improve accuracy and efficiency, and an automated conveyer belt system.
Swisslog launches new ItemPiQ e-com MHE at Seamless Middle East
It’s a fully automated picking solution that combines a Swisslog gripper system with new technology that can pick up to 1,000 items per hour, Alain Kaddoum, general manager for Swisslog Middle East told delegates.
DHL Express set to expand operations to EZDubai, Dubai South’s new e-com zone
This latest development is aligned with DHL Express’ efforts to build facilities with easy access to major ports and airports for faster delivery of its services.
UAE e-com platform AWOK gears up for expansion following AED110-million financing
Investor says AWOK.com is well-positioned to become the region’s 'next unicorn' as e-com platform raises US $30-million in first external round of financing
Last mile tech start-up FODEL aims to solve GCC’s parcel delivery problems
FODEL offers a network of pick-up locations as an alternative to home delivery, enabling customers to receive orders when it suits them.
Autonomous Vehicles: the future of doorstep deliveries
Kushal Nahata, CEO & co-founder, FarEye, looks at the future of autonomous vehicles and their role in consumer-demanded doorstep deliveries
The future of cash on delivery in the MENA region
In order for COD to grow further, and therefore support the e-commerce eco-system further, Faris Fallouh, global express and ground operations director at Aramex looks at the five things couriers in the GCC need to do.
GCC e-com platform noon.com launches in Egypt with beta site and new Fulfilment Centre
The platform has launched a beta site for the country and is opening a fully operational Customer Fulfilment Centre (CFC) in Greater Cairo’s Abu Rawash area.
Quiqup gets US $12.9m to expand same-day delivery in UAE and wider GCC
Quiqup is a tech scale-up building a decentralised, AI powered last-mile logistics infrastructure to power same-day delivery services for retailers and restaurants.
Chalhoub Group: the hybrid retailer
Chalhoub Group is taking its pursuit of excellence in retail logistics into the digital sphere in Saudi Arabia, with FarEye as a key technology partner for the last mile
Last mile supports Aramex's Q4 net profit despite one-off payment hit
Logistics company announces a 7% fall in net profit for the fourth quarter of 2018 due to a one-one impairment payment
Amazon may shut down SOUQ as it plans new Middle East e-com platform
It’s unclear whether Amazon plans to re-brand SOUQ.com as Amazon.ae, or shut it down altogether.

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