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Sukar hits big results in a short time
Online shopping club reaches 100,000 members in three months
July 30, 2010 8:40 by Rasha Reslan
With 2.1 millions page views and 50,000 logins a month, Sukar.com’s reputation for high-quality service is building trust in online shopping in the Middle East.
In just three months since its launch, Sukar.com already boasts 100,000 online members, each one benefitting from exclusive and early access to premier brands at uniquely appealing prices. As consumers’ confidence grows in online shopping and more high-end shoppers looking online for their favored, high-end products, Sukar.com has been responding to increasing consumer demand across the Gulf.
This is particularly the case for members from Saudi Arabia, who make up 47 per cent of Sukar.com clientele, followed by the UAE, which yields 31 per cent of its shoppers. It also attracts membership from Kuwait, Qatar, Bahrain and Oman, where the many attractions of online shopping are increasingly being felt.
Designers, brand owners and distributors have also benefited from Sukar.com’s business model in a number of ways allowing them to reach a substantial amount of suave, sophisticated shoppers and drive more sales for their brands.
Discerning shoppers, seeking to browse or buy premium products, will find no better place that Sukar.com’s exclusive online community. With a heavy focus on fashion and lifestyle products, the site offers GCC customers a gilded platform for their favorite brands while enjoying the comfort of free delivery.
In a digital environment that depends on trust and reputation, Sukar.com has already made its mark: 100,000 members cannot be wrong.