Pakistan Post provides COD option for young entrepreneurs
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Post has taken an initiative to provide logistical needs to young entrepreneurs. The project offers partnership opportunities to entrepreneurs who are using online portals
The project was started in February this year under Pakistan Post’s e-commerce initiative. The project is offering partnership opportunities to young entrepreneurs who are using online portals to sell their products.
“We have received up to 1550 registrations till July for partnership in online shopping portals and retailers”, stated Pakistan Post official.
While talking to APP, an official of Pakistan Post told, “We are receiving registration offers in bulk but the partnership is offered only after a scrutinized process, which confirms the authenticity and seriousness of the entrepreneur or retailer.”
“Many international web portal operators have also shown their interest to enter into Pakistani market with Pakistan Post as their delivery partner”, he added.
An entrepreneur from Islamabad, Ayesha Ali, has been associated with an online business dealing in women’s bags and clothing.
“I have been using the services of private home delivery companies which was a costly not for my customers but for me as well”, she told APP about her experience with PakPost shop. “I registered my business with Pakistan Post for getting my orders delivered through Post’s logistics services and its performance has been satisfactory”.
Pakistan Post official told to the reporter that some of the online official partners included Pets One, 71 Sports, Trendz, Book Berry, Bed n Shines, and Dry but store. These stores dealt in sports goods, dry fruits, Books, furniture, Home appliances, clothing, and fashion accessories. They also offered home delivery services.