Free media hub for entrepreneurs Sharjah Media City and Dubai’s e-commerce agency Smartt. Studio have partnered to create D2C platforms and marketplaces in the Middle East.
The strategic partnership seeks to empower e-commerce retailers within the Shams community, helping them boost their online presence, amplify revenue streams and expand their customer base exponentially.
Managing director of Sharjah Media City, Shihab Alhammadi, said: “This strategic partnership between Shams and Smartt. Studio perfectly aligns with our vision to establish an unrivalled digital commerce landscape on a global scale. We are committed to equipping the business community with the essential digital tools and resources necessary for their triumph.
“By uniting with Smartt. Studio, we can effectively empower businesses to flourish in an exceedingly competitive market, offering them best-in-class product photography and unparalleled global e-commerce services. Our ultimate goal is to drive sustained economic growth and foster innovation throughout the region.”
Businesses will benefit from e-commerce websites, product listing optimisation and effective marketing strategies.
Founder and CEO of Smartt. Studio and a member of the Forbes Business Council, Kartik Jobanputra, said: “The pivotal factor for the success of small business owners and entrepreneurs lies in presenting their products to customers in the most extraordinary manner.
“We are thrilled to collaborate with the Sharjah Government, as our shared objective is to fuel economic growth in the region. Through our streamlined one-window approach to online selling in the Mena region, Smartt. Studio’s dedicated team will seamlessly support global brands and retailers seeking market entry.”