We all love a little bit of online shopping, especially to take our mind of things during a stressful time like this. As people continue to spend more time at home due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there has been a dramatic increase in online shopping. E-commerce platforms saw a month-on-month jump of 20% in shipments delivered throughout the past few weeks, as customers are now shopping for a range of items including medicines and supplements, toys and games, fashion and sporting goods.
The e-commerce delivery platform launched by the freight division of Emirates is a reliable and cost-effective online shopping shipping solution targeted at individual shoppers and small businesses in the UAE. It permits a consolidation of purchases from multiple online retailers in the US into a single package and will have it delivered to an address in the UAE.
Nabil Sultan, Emirates Divisional Senior Vice President, Cargo said: “Emirates Delivers is a very unique e-commerce offering and we stand by our customers in the UAE during these challenging times to help deliver their valuable shipments from online retailers in the US.”
With quick delivery, UAE customers are offered an average transit time of around seven days - despite challenging conditions, including the suspension of all passenger flights from the UAE. In addition, safety precautions are followed with contactless deliveries for its packages in the UAE keeping in consideration of the well-being of its customers and staff.
Nabil Sultan adds “Our customers can make use of the 30 day free storage offer in the US and take advantage of the most attractive offers on various e-commerce sites to consolidate their shipments and save on individual shipping costs through the competitive shipping rates that they can access through Emirates Delivers.”
Customers wishing to use Emirates Delivers can register for free at emiratesdelivers.com
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