Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 22nd May 2017 – Ding, the world’s largest international top-up network, has partnered with ZOOM, to deliver international top-up through its stores across the UAE.
With an impressive presence in 600,000 retail locations globally, the deal will see Ding added to 209 additional stores across the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Residents in the UAE can access the international airtime top-up services provided by Ding, making it easier for them to stay in touch with their loved ones back home.
The partnership will connect ZOOM to the global network of Ding mobile operators which currently covers over 400 operators in 130 countries. The service will provide customers with a simple, safe and secure way to transfer airtime directly to phones around the world.
‘ZOOM is one of the UAE’s most popular and respected convenience stores chain, providing top class customer experiences and services.’ said Muhannad Hassan, General Manager of Ding in the Middle East and Europe.
‘For the millions of expat workers living in the UAE, keeping connected with their loved ones back home is an ever-present challenge. Ding is helping expats to overcome this barrier by facilitating the instant transfer of mobile airtime to the phones of their families. We are delighted to be partnering with ZOOM to make this service accessible to even more people, as we continue to expand our worldwide presence. ‘
With over 200 outlets in strategic locations in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Sharjah, Ras Al Khaimah, Fujairah and Umm Al Quwain, ZOOM has a variety of formats - from service station convenience stores to mini marts, and Dubai Metro stores up to large-scale supermarkets.