Shopee Offers Integrated Fulfillment Service for Shop Partners
Utilizing its own warehouse, offer packaging to shipping services
Yenny Yusra - 17 September 2020
Shopee e-commerce now offers a new feature to merchants. A similar concept with Tokopedia's TokoCabang, Shopee launched its "Dikelola Shopee" service.
As an e-commerce service that is experiencing positive growth in Indonesia, Shopee is now organized its own warehouse to accelerate the packaging and delivery process of customer's goods. Utilizing existing resources, these resources can now be utilized by merchants as business support services.
Shopee Indonesia's Director Handhika Jahja revealed to DailySocial, Dikelola Shopee offers fast and reliable services with a 24-hour security system in the warehouse for Shopee Xpress brand partners and sellers. It is claimed that the average order is sent 2 hours after the user completes the transaction.
"With the current operational team working 24/7, we rely on this service as a form of maximizing the order process at Shopee," Handhika said.
It was not mentioned how many warehouses Shopee currently has. However, managing this process in Shopee's own warehouse certainly eases the process. JD.ID, Blibli, and Lazada have also worked on this method. Meanwhile, Tokopedia, through TokoCabang, chose to form a partnership with PT Bintang Digital Internasional under the brand Haistar.
Supporting sellers and brands
In addition, Shopee's newest service is also provide options for reliable logistics options, enabling users to make efficient shipments. In a form of logistics marketplace, some other players have also indulged e-commerce merchants with similar features. For example, what Bukalapak did through BukaPengadaan. There are also startups that specifically target this segment, one of which is Shipper.
In addition to offering products and daily needs, electronics to groceries, Dikelola Shopee which can be accessed on a special channel also provides Shop Voucher category that sells various products from shoes, health, and beauty products.
"Currently, we cannot mention the number of registered merchants and partners. However, we can ensure that the leading feature Dikelola Shopee service is to optimize the potential of our partners' products in order to achieve maximum sales results through our commitment in the form of this logistics service," Handhika concluded.
– Original article is in Indonesian, translated by Kristin Siagian