MarketHub

MarketHub is a truly diverse marketplace of Qatar offering products and services on a multi-vendor e-commerce portal. The marketplace not only offers fashion, makeup and accessories but also deals in industrial products, IT services, medical and healthcare, office supplies and a host of other products and services.

MarketHub is created with a vision to create a one-stop hub for a variety of diverse services and products that are otherwise difficult to source. The marketplace has enabled manufacturers, distributors, suppliers and customers to come to one marketplace to fulfil their business needs. MarketHub is making life easier for businesses and customers alike in Qatar.

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The Requirements

MarketHub is all set to change the marketplace environment in Qatar by bringing together a variety of products and services on a single platform. The website was not only about facilitating the vendors but it was to completely take away the pain of creating, maintaining and marketing from the vendors.To make this possible they needed the following:

  • A B2B+ B2C horizontal multi-seller marketplace to onboard diverse vendors offering products and services
  • A multilingual website for Arabic and other languages
  • Integration of custom email and SMS provider
  • Customization for forms and checkout page
  • A flexible and scalable portal that can sustain their growth


StoreHippo Powering MarketHub-A multi-vendor marketplace like no other

StoreHippo, has already built a diverse range of multi-seller marketplaces and this made it easy to handle the complex and challenging flows and requirements of MarketHub. The team at StoreHippo could easily customize the features and entities to adapt to the specific requirements of customers and vendors of Qatar.

The flexible e-commerce platform StoreHippo made it possible for MarketHub to successfully operate both the B2B and B2C marketplaces on the single portal. The customized features have made it a seamless multi-vendor marketplace that is helping vendors, manufacturers and distributors to take their business online without incurring additional cost.


The Benefits

MarketHub opted for StoreHippo to power their unique B2B+ B2C marketplace that was designed to scale and grow to accommodate a large number of vendors as well as customers. The advanced e-commerce platform of StoreHippo enabled them to launch a marketplace which was well equipped to handle the complexities of a multi-vendor setup seamlessly. With StoreHippo e-commerce platform they were able to achieve the following:

  • A horizontal multi-seller marketplace that could support both the B2B+ B2C marketplace models
  • A multilingual website with support for Right to left languages as well as English
  • Integrate custom email and SMS provider of their choice
  • Custom forms like product enquiry, contact seller etc for their unique requirements
  • Custom checkout page with “pick from store” option