- Warid Telecom plans aggressive growth strategy centered on data services, partnership with Daraz.pk emblematic of plans to capture the online market
- Warid Telecom’s certified LTE devices available on Daraz.pk, with free shipping, warranty and best price guarantee
- Standard manufacturer warranty and free shipping will apply on every purchase
PAKISTAN, Karachi, 26 December 2014: Warid Telecom, the most reliable cellular services operator in Pakistan, is now ready to launch its LTE (Long Term Evolution) premium data service. After months of eager anticipation, consumers can now make the switch to the most advanced wireless communication network in Pakistan and take advantage of a number of features such as unparalleled data speeds, seamless VoIP connectivity and synchronized video streaming.
As part of its value-added services, Warid Telecom has initiated a partnership with Daraz.pk to facilitate customers who wish to upgrade to LTE network. According to the terms of the partnership, Warid Telecom will certify LTE handsets that are designed to work on its specific LTE band; these devices will be made available exclusively for Warid customers on Daraz.pk. The full range of Warid Telecom-certified LTE devices can be viewed and ordered online at www.daraz.pk/warid. Standard manufacturer warranty and free shipping will apply on every purchase.
By virtue of announcing an increasing number of brand partnerships and exclusive online stores, Daraz.pk has rapidly established itself as Pakistan’s premium e-commerce portal. The collaboration with Warid Telecom further embellishes Daraz.pk’s image as a one-stop-shop for all lifestyle and fashion needs.
Commenting on the partnership, Muneeb Maayr co-founder Daraz.pk said “We are thrilled to partner with Warid Telecom and help them grow their LTE subscriber base. Warid Telecom has recently announced a very ambitious growth strategy for Pakistan, which is similar to our own endeavors here at Daraz.pk. I am confident that the partnership will prove to be very beneficial for both companies in the long run.”
Incorporated in 2012, Daraz.pk is an online shopping portal featuring apparel, accessories, shoes and beauty products for both men and women, as well as a wide variety of electronics. Daraz.pk currently offers a portfolio of over 800 brands and 20,000 products and hosts 1.9 million unique visitors to its website every month. Headquartered in Karachi, it delivers both internationally as well as across 200 cities and towns in Pakistan. Daraz.pk is part of the Asia Pacific Internet Group (APACIG) which supports some of the leading internet companies in the region.
Asia Pacific Internet Group (APACIG) is a joint venture of Rocket Internet and Ooredoo. The group’s network consists of 11 e-commerce and online marketplace companies, operating across 15 countries. Since it was founded in 2014, APACIG has become the leading online platform in Asia, building top internet companies in the region. For more information, please visit www.asiapacificinternetgroup.com.