Oman’s national logistics Group, ASYAD Group’s unit ASYAD Express has signed an agreement with the region’s leading mobile network operator Vodafone Oman in order to provide end-to-end fulfillment and express delivery services.
The state-of-the-art fulfillment center, which is part of the 3,000 m2 ASYAD Express hub, is located on Sultan Qaboos Highway in Muscat. It provides a comprehensive service that includes the storage of products, the pick, pack, and dispatch of online orders for last-mile domestic and international delivery, and the handling of returns.
The facility is designed to serve local and international retailers of all sizes, making doing business easier, faster, and more efficient, according to the company statement.
“As our business accelerates, we continue to evolve to drive the growth and modernization of the logistics sector in the Sultanate. Our new partnership with Vodafone Oman will allow us to maximize on this growth, and deliver a great service for our customers. It is among a rising number of businesses who are showing their confidence and trust in our unique services and capabilities as we contribute to the streamlining of eCommerce across the country.”
Ms. Lujaina Saif Al Kharusi, Head of Regulatory & Corporate Affairs at Vodafone said, “Fulfilment services are growing in popularity and offer many advantages that make them a cost-effective choice. Especially as we are just entering the market in Oman, we are glad to draw on ASYAD Express’s experience and established network. The partnership will enable us to streamline our entire delivery process, and ultimately offer our distributors and customers a more improved service.”