- Over 300,000 sellersand millions of buyers on Sendo will benefit from DHL eCommerce's excellentdomestic delivery service in Vietnam
- More than 300 DHLeCommerce ServicePoints accessible to Sendo
- Special DHL eCommercepromotions available for Sendo sellers
HO CHI MINH CITY, VIETNAM- Media OutReach - 17September 2018 - DHL eCommerce, adivision of the world's leading logistics company, Deutsche Post DHL Group(DPDHL), announced its partnership with Sendo, Vietnam's #1 local e-commerceplatform. The successful integration between the two companies means sellers onSendo will now be able to access DHL's excellent domestic delivery network, anddeliver to their buyers same-day or next-day in Ho Chi Minh, Hanoi and otherprimary markets.
(left to right) Tran Hai Linh, CEO, Sendo and Thomas Harris,Managing Director, DHL eCommerce Vietnam
"Being a homegrown companyallows Sendo to have deep understanding of the Vietnamese local market andculture. Sendo aims to support over 300,000 individual vendors,micro-entrepreneurs, and small businesses to initiatively sell their goodsonline and deliver them affordably throughout Vietnam. With our collaborationwith DHL eCommerce, we will provide not only the sellers but also severalmillion buyers on our platform with an international quality deliveryexperience in Vietnam." said Mr. Tran Hai Linh, CEO, Sendo.
To support small businesses,DHL eCommerce also offers market leading cash-on-delivery (COD) services withnext-day remittance to sellers. With more than 300 DHL ServicePoints locatedconveniently across Vietnam accessible to Sendo, sellers can also choose todrop-off their parcels at these locations instead of waiting for a pick-up aswell as enjoy discounts of up to 20%. Alternatively, sellers can also arrangefor a pickup by DHL for direct door-to-door delivery service to their buyers.
"Micro, small, and medium-sized enterprises continue to play amajor role in Vietnam, accounting for 98 percent of all enterprises, 40 percentof GDP and 50 percent of employment.However, they face unique challenges such as access to finance and internationalpartners. DHL is passionate about supporting small businesses and we areexcited to work with Sendo to support their sellers with an excellent, highquality domestic delivery network." said Thomas Harris, Managing Director, DHLeCommerce Vietnam.
DHL -- The logistics company for the world
DHL is the leading global brand in the logistics industry. Our DHL familyof divisions offer an unrivalled portfolio of logistics services ranging fromnational and international parcel delivery, e-commerce shipping and fulfillmentsolutions, international express, road, air and ocean transport to industrialsupply chain management. With about 360,000 employees in more than 220countries and territories worldwide, DHL connects people and businessessecurely and reliably, enabling global trade flows. With specialized solutionsfor growth markets and industries including technology, life sciences andhealthcare, energy, automotive and retail, a proven commitment to corporateresponsibility and an unrivalled presence in developing markets, DHL isdecisively positioned as "The logistics company for the world".
DHL is part of Deutsche Post DHL Group. TheGroup generated revenues of more than 60 billion euros in 2017.
Launched in March 2012, Sendo is Vietnam's #1 local e-commerce platform,offering more than 10 million of products on its platform. This is also thefirst e-commerce marketplace combined with logistics providers and banks toprovide customers with a full package of guaranteed transaction. In 2016,Sendo's fintech subsidiary Fpt Wallet, which operates Senpay, receivede-payment licensed from the State Bank of Vietnam.