Officials of Unimart Ltd and Paperfly are seen exchanging documents after signing an agreement recently under which Paperfly will offer logistics support for the former’s e-commerce platform
Dhaka: Following the exponential growth gained by the e-commerce sector due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Unimart Ltd, partnering with the delivery network PaperFly, has launched an e-commerce platform named unimart.online on the occasion of the 43rd Foundation Day of its parent company, United Group, on July 12.
Unimart.online offers user-friendly interface and seamless navigation. Initially, over 7,000 quality products are being offered from the whole product portfolio of Unimart.
PaperFly ensures coverage of all major locations of Dhaka city and home delivery within 4 hours. As of now, customers from major locations of Dhaka city surrounding five km radius around the Gulshan and Dhanmondi outlets of Unimart Super Shop will be able to place order at https://www.unimart.online/ for home delivery.
Store pick-up facility is also available and recurring order scheduling option is being incorporated.
To ensure convenience of consumers, multiple payment modalities are available, like – Cash on Delivery, MFS (bKash) and Debit/Credit Card Payment. Cashless payment on delivery will soon be introduced to the system.
Murtoza Zaman, CEO, Unimart Ltd, explained, “We are excited to bring the ultimate retail experience of Unimart to the online platform. From the starting of this crisis situation, we have observed a natural demand from our customer base for home delivery of groceries and basic necessities. With the launch of the unimart.online, we have extended our horizon to cater to the need of our existing and new customers. We are also delighted to partner with PaperFly, a prominent e-commerce logistics segment in Bangladesh, with whom we will ensure value for our customers in terms of both product and service.”
Rahath Ahmed, Director and CMO, PaperFly, said, “We are very excited to launch our express delivery service with Unimart.online. Since we have the readymade expertise to bring the brands to online sales channel by providing website development support and end to end logistics integration, we will be able to serve all the requirement of any organisation that aims to go online from offline mode.”
“Unimart.online” is the comprehensive online shopping system that incorporates the store front on the web for consumers as well as a supply chain management system for Unimart’s back-office team, developed by Paperfly’s technological capabilities.
Consumers can place orders of their required commodities from Unimart.online and avail express delivery along with ground breaking Cashless Pay safely from Paperfly staying at home in the current coronavirus pandemic situation.