By Staff writer
US online retailer expects to close the deal this year
US online retailer Amazon users are able to login to Dubai-based Souq.com using their Amazon account details.
The sign-in facility come after Amazon announced acquisition of Souq’s in March.
The login feature, available both the web and mobile apps, will share user details such as name, email address, and US post code with Souq.
Users having an Amazon account and an existing Souq account with the same email address are asked to merge their accounts.
In its US Securities and Exchange Commission filing, Amazon said it is likely to close the deal this year. The value of the deal has not been disclosed.For all the latest retail news from the UAE and Gulf countries, follow us on Twitter and Linkedin, like us on Facebook and subscribe to our YouTube page, which is updated daily.