- With DHL eCommerce's nationwide domestic delivery
network and its conveniently located DHL ServicePoints, sellers on Shopee will
enjoy greater convenience in their delivery process
- Shopee users will enjoy next-day delivery to most
destinations across Malaysia
KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA - Media OutReach - 15 AUGUST 2018 - DHL eCommerce, a division of the world's leading logistics company,
Deutsche Post DHL Group (DPDHL), today announced its partnership with Shopee,
the leading e-commerce platform in Southeast Asia and Taiwan to offer domestic
delivery for Shopee sellers and buyers across Malaysia. The move is an
extension of DHL eCommerce's strong ties with Shopee in the region, following
the successful integration of DHL's e-commerce logistics services onto Shopee
Esten Mok, Head of Operations, Shopee Malaysia and Kiattichai Pitpreecha, Managing Director, DHL eCommerce Southeast Asia
This means that sellers on Shopee Malaysia
can now opt to ship their goods via DHL and have it delivered to their buyers
next-day to most locations across Malaysia, and two
to three days in other remote locations. Sellers on Shopee can also
access DHL ServicePoints conveniently located across Malaysia to drop-off their
parcels and have them delivered to their shoppers. Alternatively, sellers with
large quantities of parcels can also arrange for a pickup by DHL for
door-to-door delivery service from their location to their buyers.
"Delivery plays a big role in the entire e-commerce
experience -- 80% of consumers consider delivery as part of their online
shopping experience and 70% would not shop with a retailer after a bad delivery
experience. We are
thrilled to be partnering with Shopee in Malaysia to offer an easy and seamless
delivery experience. With our aim to become the e-commerce logistics of choice,
we are making it as easy as possible for sellers to deliver, and for shoppers
to receive their purchases," said Kiattichai
Pitpreecha, Managing Director, Southeast Asia, DHL eCommerce.
"The e-commerce industry cannot exist without a strong and
efficient logistics system as it is a crucial part of the entire online
shopping process. As a platform with over 10 million users and a rapidly growing
user base, it is essential for us to continuously evolve to meet users'
changing demands. Therefore, this partnership is set to strengthen our value
proposition and we are confident that our users will benefit from the suite of
services and features offered by DHL eCommerce. Together with DHL eCommerce, we
will continue to explore synergies between the two companies to better serve
our users," said Esten Mok, Head of
Leveraging DPDHL Group's strong and proven expertise in
logistics, DHL eCommerce will provide best-in-class domestic delivery with reliable
delivery including specialized solutions for the e-commerce industry. As DHL
eCommerce is planning to grow its ServicePoint footprint in Malaysia to over a
thousand in the coming months, this will offer greater choice, control and
convenience in e-commerce delivery.
Vysia Yong Vee Ysia,
Head of Digital & Ecommerce -- CPD, L'Oreal Malaysia who was present at the launch ceremony commented, "As a leading fast
moving consumer goods brand, we have seen how Malaysia's e-commerce scene has
evolved tremendously over the past years, and with an increased number of
consumers turning to online platforms such as Shopee to fulfill their shopping
needs. We understand that consumer needs and preferences are very different
when shopping online, with a greater emphasis on variety of choice, speed and
convenience. Hence, the integration of DHL eCommerce with Shopee will
definitely help us serve our customers better as we continuously strive towards
a highly digital era."
To mark the start of the partnership, Shopee and DHL will
be holding a free shipping promotion, with a minimum spend of RM35. For more
information, please visit https://shopee.com.my/dhllaunch.
DHL is the leading
global brand in the logistics industry. Our DHL family of divisions offer an
unrivalled portfolio of logistics services ranging from national and
international parcel delivery, e-commerce shipping and fulfillment solutions,
international express, road, air and ocean transport to industrial supply chain
management. With about 360,000 employees in more than 220 countries and territories
worldwide, DHL connects people and businesses securely and reliably, enabling
global trade flows. With specialized solutions for growth markets and
industries including technology, life sciences and healthcare, energy,
automotive and retail, a proven commitment to corporate responsibility and an
unrivalled presence in developing markets, DHL is decisively positioned as "The
logistics company for the world".
DHL is part of Deutsche Post DHL
Group. The Group generated revenues of more than 60 billion euros in 2017.
the leading e-commerce platform in Southeast Asia and Taiwan. It is a platform
tailored for the region, providing customers with an easy, secure and fast
online shopping experience through strong payment and logistical support.
aims to continually enhance its platform and become the region's e-commerce
destination of choice. Shopee has a wide selection of product categories
ranging from consumer electronics to home & living, health & beauty,
baby & toys, fashion and fitness equipment.
Sea company, was first launched in Singapore in 2015, and has since expanded
its reach to Malaysia, Thailand, Taiwan, Indonesia, Vietnam and the
Philippines. Sea is a leader in digital entertainment, e-commerce and digital
financial services across Greater Southeast Asia. Sea's mission is to better
the lives of consumers and small businesses with technology, and is listed on
the NYSE under the symbol SE.