Triple success as wins three prestigious awards

Triple success as wins three prestigious awards

As a digital ecosystem,’s platforms have been transforming the way businesses and individuals live and work, which is being recognised by prestigious awarding organizations

Sharjah, UAE (1 June 2022):, the UAE-based digital ecosystem disrupting the trading and logistics industries, has won three separate awards as announced within the first quarter of the year. The awards recognise’s innovations as a start-up, specifically for its platforms collect and market.

MEA Business Awards recognised as “Innovative Tech Solution of the Year” for 2021, particularly with regards to collect, a platform that is uberising logistics services by connecting users with reliable drivers, trucks and moving personnel, on-demand or at a defined time. Innovation and Excellence Awards 2022 awarded market, the B2B marketplace for online recyclables trading, “Specialist Trading Solution of The Year”. Additionally, Build 2021 Recycling & Waste Management Awards awarded market with “Best Recyclables Trading Solution” of 2021.

Salim Sultan Al Owais, CEO of, commented on the triple win saying: “These awards recognise the transformative impact that collect and market are having. I’m proud that we are realising our vision to reimagine the way people can live, work and offer the next level of convenience through our platforms.”

Founded as a next-generation digital ecosystem, develops smart platforms that aim to simplify B2B and B2C transactions, as well as provide individual users better access to services. market is the company’s second platform, which has set a new benchmark for the recyclables trading industry. As a virtual marketplace for recyclables trading, the platform eliminates the middleman between buyers and sellers, saving time, and offering a transparent bidding process. Currently, market connects buyers and sellers of recovered commodities, including cardboard and paper; glass; ferrous and non-ferrous metals, aluminium and light metal scrap, plastic, rubber, textiles and wood.

Since its launch in June 2021 , market has seen an exponential increase in user traffic by onboarding more than 200 buyers and sellers, which the CEO attributes to the unparalleled convenience, accessibility and market visibility. “ market is designed to be a transparent and convenient one-stop destination for all recyclables trading activity. It connects motivated buyers and genuine sellers, while offering real-time visibility on the market landscape and commodity prices. Through the platform, buyers have been able to purchase commodities that are in short supply in the traditional market. Similarly with bid transparency, sellers have been able to command good prices for their commodities, often at higher prices than the market average depending on demand,” Al Owais said.

The awards recognise the growing user base and demand for a platform like market, which has led to further develop and scale its platform for entry into new territories. “Recyclables traders everywhere need a solution that enables a smooth, hassle-free trade. We believe market is that solution. We are currently exploring replicating the platform’s success in the UAE to new markets such as India,” the CEO added.

Prior to market, the company had launched its inaugural platform, collect, which connects individuals and businesses with expert movers and transportation companies in the UAE using live tracking technology. Individual users can use the app to move homes, accessing the full scope of moving and packing services on-demand or at a specified time. For businesses and enterprises, collect offers the “Move” service or “Renting-A-Truck”. The Move service allows enterprise clients to move heavy, bulky items from one location to another, with various sizes of trucks available depending on the shipment. Alternatively, Enterprise clients can also Rent-A-Truck for a whole day to streamline and complete shipments, offering a cost-effective alternative to buying or leasing their own fleet.

Al Owais said, “Both collect and market have disrupted their industries. collect provides the next level of access when it comes to moving goods, for individuals as well as businesses, saving time, money and effort. Similarly, market is resolving all the major pain points of buyers and sellers in the recyclables trading industry, proving itself as a solution that is becoming more and more essential for trading activity.”

“As, winning prestigious awards such as these inspires us even further. We are committed to further enhancing the market and collect platforms and in turn improve lives, businesses and society through digital transformation. Not just in the UAE, but across the Middle East and beyond.”

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About is a next-generation digital ecosystem that provides smart platforms that simplify business-to-business and business-to-consumer transactions. It was launched based on research and insights from the market, and in response to the demands of a digital economy which values convenience, efficiency and immediacy as fundamental decision drivers. Offering streamlined solutions for sectors including logistics, recyclables and waste management has been enabling people and businesses to make faster, smarter decisions to operate more economically.​ And with a growing consumer demand and urgency to be more sustainable,’s single-stop digital platforms have been transforming industries and empowering sustainability-centric decision-making. It currently offers two platforms – collect and market.

To access the collect app you can download it from the App store using this link and from the Google Play Store using this link .

To access the market app you can download it from the App store using this link and from the Google Play Store using this link

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