DHL and Magento partner to help online merchants
Deutsche Post DHL Group, the world’s leading logistics company, announced its collaboration with Magento, the worldwide leader in cloud digital commerce innovation, as Premier Partner for Shipping. The partnership enables DHL and Magento to offer a broad range of shipping services to e-commerce merchants, small and medium enterprises (SMES), start-ups and online entrepreneurs in the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) region.
A study by Gartner reports that only 15 per cent of businesses in region have an online presence and 90 per cent of online shopping involves product imports from outside the region.
THE study indings Illustrate the immense growth potential for e-commerce merchants and online retailers in the region. With the shift in trend towards consumer markets and growing use of e-commerce channels by SMES in the Mena region, we see a tremendous potential in our partnership with Magento. We look forward to providing online merchants on Magento platform with reliable and flexible shipping options to help them deliver exceptional customer experiences,” said Nour Suliman, CEO, DHL Express Middle East and North Africa.