The 23,000 square metre facility enables sellers to have a Souq.com store and ship their products to different customers, the company, which was purchased by Amazon last year, said in a statement.
Ford says its Transit commercial vehicle offering say sales growth of 240% in 2017, with major order from SOUQ and DHL.
The Middle East’s newest online retail platform, Noon.com, is now live in Saudi Arabia, just a few weeks after launching operations in Dubai, where it’s main Distribution Centre is located.
E-commerce is the logistics buzzword of 2017, at least in the GCC, everywhere you look, logistics service providers seem to be getting ready for battle.
Dubai-based ride-hailing app Careem has launched e-commerce venture called Dukkan Careem, which is claiming to be able to provide delivery within the hour in the UAE.
Undaunted by growing rivalry in the e-commerce space, online retailer Wadi.com is pursuing a Saudi-centric strategy that it hopes will set it apart from the competition.