More than 99 per cent of private sector jobs in the UAE are filled by expats. As the GCC economy continues to grow, so too does the number of Western and South Asian residents in the region. With that burgeoning expat population, the influence of traditional western holidays and events like Christmas and the New Year grows too.
Because of the explosion of e-commerce, consumer shopping habits have changed drastically over the past few years. Going to a physical store was once the normal way to shop, but today online shopping is quickly becoming the preferred method for consumers around the globe.
Shipping is one of the most difficult aspects for any e-commerce business. Every business will have its own unique set of challenges to work through to develop the most efficient shipping strategy, and it takes time to determine what works best.