Customers in the United Arab Emirates can now enjoy fast delivery of UK products via Emirates Pound, as it adds Britain to its network.
Emirates Sky CargoThe e-commerce platform allows users to shop from multiple online retailers in the UK, consolidate purchases, and then have those products delivered to their doorstep in the United Arab Emirates.
Shoppers have been able to purchase products in the United States since the service launched in 2019.
“The introduction of Emirates Delivers UK is a welcome addition just in time for last-minute festive shopping from some of the UK’s biggest and best-loved brands, with the strong dollar adding to the shopping appeal. online from UK retailers,” read the announcement.
To use the service, register for free at www.emiratesdelivers.uk to get a UK postal address. Anyone already logged into the US service can use a drop-down link when they log in to switch between the two.
The service offers competitive shipping rates and reduced weight, as unnecessary packaging is eliminated when Emirates Delivers repacks each product into a single box.
Items are delivered to the UK address where they are stored free of charge for up to 30 days. Customers can add to their shipping throughout the 30 days before creating a shipping request. After that, everything is put in one package and delivered to the UAE within three to five days.
Customers can also request photos to be taken of packages and track them throughout their journey.
Emirates flies cargo between the United Arab Emirates and the United Kingdom on more than 119 weekly flights in seven cities, including London, Manchester, Birmingham, Newcastle and Glasgow.
Updated: December 07, 2022, 06:40