Dubai’s Ride Hailing App Careem Launches Delivery Service
The Dubai-based ride-hailing app, Careem, has entered a new arena with its latest service BOX. The service BOX option will come up from within the company’s app and provides delivery related opportunities.
Since a lot of people face difficulties in delivery of items within the city, Careem hopes to fill the gap in a bid to utilize the traction that has been at work in the recent time from the customer’s point of view.
The BOX provides the customers’ ability to get their goods delivered in a short time with affordable and convenient options that will be light on the pocket as well.
The BOX will have the same tracking option as the rest of the options in the Careem app that will allow the customers to track the location of their package. This measure will help put the customers at ease with constant and live updates on their package.
The BOX service option will be available from 8 AM to 8 PM and starts from a base fare of AED 6. The minimum possible fare for instant pick-up will start from AED 20 while people opting for scheduled jobs will have to shell out AED 30.
The pickup and drop service will initially cater to Dubai and will allow delivery till Sharjah within the UAE.
The company said that this service is in line with company’s goal of simplification of consumer’s life using technology to assist in the transportation of people and now Similarly, goods.