24Seven Commerce, a leading provider of POS e-commerce integration that enables retailers and manufacturers to increase global sales, has announced an integration with Souq.com, an online marketplace catering customers in the Middle East region. The integration facilitates automated synchronization of Inventory and Orders between a Point of Sale system at a physical store and Souq.com.
“We are dedicated to enable reputed retailers and brands sell online that minimizes their manual efforts of inventory management,” said one of the top spokesperson of the company in an interview. “The integration paves a way for thousands of retailers in the US who want to reach out to the growing online shoppers in the Middle East and North Africa region”, he added.
Using 24Seven integration with Souq, one of the top sporting goods retailer of Saudi Arabia, Dr3 Sports has been able to list products and begin processing downloaded orders.
“We are delighted to be the first seller who is using the integration,” said Abdulaziz Baeshen, Founder and CEO, Dr3 Sports. “The setup was simple and fast. The unified integration helps me ensuring stock levels are current with little to no additional task on my part. This minimized my manual work of data feed handling, and allows me to focus energy on strategic objectives for growing my business”, he further enlightened.
Souq.com is an English-Arabic language E-commerce marketplace of the Middle East. It is the largest online marketplace in the Arab world. With sales of everything from electronics to baby clothes, Souq is often compared to retail giant Amazon.com. By contrast, Souq operates in Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates and also ships to Oman, Qatar and Bahrain. It is estimated that Souq.com receives 45 million visits and serves a market comprising of 120 million customers.
On the other hand, 24Seven Commerce is a decade old company with customers in over 20 countries. The company has developed ready-to-use integration between the world’s top POS systems and e-commerce platforms including – Magento, Shopify, Bigcommerce, Woocommerce, Nopcommerce, Open Cart and 24Seven Cart. The company has also developed and launched two-way POS integration with leading marketplaces Amazon and eBay, and niche marketplaces such as fancy.com, Farfetch and Smart e-Tailing.