Wildberries invests in the construction of a distribution center in Tatarstan
16.08.2019 1672

Wildberries invests in the construction of a distribution center in Tatarstan

Wildberries will build a distribution center in Tatarstan with an area of ​​100 thousand square meters. m. within the framework of a cooperation agreement signed by the President of the Republic of Tatarstan Rustam Minnikhanov and the founder and CEO of the Wildberries online store (Wildberries LLC) Tatyana Bakalchuk.

Investments in the construction of a large Wildberries distribution center with an area of ​​about 100 thousand square meters in Zelenodolsk. m. will amount to about 5 billion rubles. The commissioning of the logistics complex is expected in the second half of 2020. The company also plans to open the Wildberries e-commerce center of expertise in Tatarstan, which combines logistics and educational functions for suppliers. In addition, Wildberries will continue to develop its own chain of pick-up points in the Republic.

 

“Today in Tatarstan systematic work is underway to develop the e-commerce market. Large e-commerce companies such as Wildberries play an important role in this development. Thanks to this cooperation, we not only attract direct investments, but also take another step in the development of the digital economy of the republic, ”said the Minister of Economy of the Republic of Tatarstan Farid Abdulganiev.

Founder, CEO of Wildberries Tatiana Bakalchuk, in turn, noted that 40 suppliers from Tatarstan are working with the company today. In total, the number of suppliers is about 14 thousand individual entrepreneurs and small and medium-sized businesses. “We are confident that thanks to the agreements reached, the pool of our partners from Tatarstan at Wildberries will continue to expand: many talented entrepreneurs are developing their business in the Republic, whose products will undoubtedly find their customers in all countries where Wildberries are present, and we, for our part, will provide the necessary consulting support ”, - she commented.

Wildberries Is the largest online retailer in Russia, operating on the market for 15 years. The geography of the company's presence covers five countries: Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Armenia. Wildberries turnover in 2018 grew by 72% and reached 118,7 billion rubles, in the first half of 1 - by 2019% to 79 billion rubles. About 85 thousand orders are made daily on Wildberries. Its own network of points of issue of orders has about 500 thousand points in five countries. The Wildberries assortment includes over 4,9 million products from 2,6 Russian and foreign brands: clothing and footwear, accessories, beauty products, baby products, appliances and electronics, household goods, jewelry, food, books and much more.

 

Wildberries will build a distribution center in Tatarstan with an area of ​​100 thousand square meters. m. under the cooperation agreement signed by the President of the Republic of Tatarstan Rustam Minnikhanov and the founder and ...
5
1
Rating

Latest News

LIMÉ opened a flagship in a mansion on Kuznetsky Most

The flagship store of Russian clothing retail LIMÉ opened on five floors of an old mansion built in 1903 on Kuznetsky Most Street in Moscow. The store occupied the space of the former Nike flagship. And even earlier in the 1940s. Here…
23.07.2024 38

Rendez-Vous launched cross-promotion with Ile de Beaute

Russian shoe retailer Rendez-Vous continues to launch cross-promotions with different companies from the retail sector. One of Rendez-Vous’s regular partners is the cosmetic chain “Ile de Beaute.” Two brands...
23.07.2024 62

Tom Ford changes creative director

Peter Hawkings, Tom Ford's longtime deputy who took over as the brand's creative director in 2023, has left the business, BOF writes, citing a statement from the Estée Lauder company. A successor will be announced in the "near future" -...
22.07.2024 246

Balenciaga promotes Rodeo Bag with the help of three star actresses

The advertising campaign for the luxury brand Balenciaga Rodeo Bag launched on July 18. Its main characters were three actresses - Isabelle Huppert, Kim Kardashian and Naomi...
22.07.2024 268

Adidas pulls out of sneaker campaign featuring Bella Hadid

A recently launched advertising campaign for Adidas Originals sneakers, the face of which was chosen by American supermodel Bella Hadid, unexpectedly found itself at the center of a public scandal. The ad caught the attention of the American Jewish...
22.07.2024 381
When you sign up, you will receive weekly news and articles about the shoe business on your e-mail.

To the beginning