Tunis, Tunisia – October 21th, 2021
Fulfillment Bridge, a Tunisian startup that provides an all-in-one logistics solution for eCommerce businesses worldwide, has been chosen as a winner of AfricArena Serie A startup at this year’s edition of AfricArena North Africa summit 2021.
This was during the event where 20+ startups were shortlisted to pitch. All the startups got an opportunity to present their business idea to a panel of local and global judges. As for this year, AfricArena has launched 4 events to support online startups in the African region across 4 different regions; North Africa (Tunisia), Eastern Africa (Kenya), West Africa (Senegal), and Southern Africa (South Africa). These are the semi-final pitch sessions for the Grand Summit in Cape Town in November 2021.
Fulfillment Bridge is one of the Tunisian startups to win this prize. Its scalable solution based on machine learning technology empowers eCommerce sellers with logistics expertise by optimizing shipping costs and reducing shipping time.
In his word about his excitement and happiness for winning this amazing award, Kais Khadhraoui, founder and CEO, said: “We are thrilled by winning this year AfricArena Serie A startup award 2021. All the hard work and efforts we put in our company paid off, but this is just one of many milestones to be achieved, Africa and the Middle East, brace for our impact .”
Founded by Kais Khadhraoui in 2016, Fulfillment Bridge’s mission is to empower eCommerce businesses to streamline their logistic process and maximize their shipping & inventory efficiency. It is an all-in-one logistics solution for eCommerce businesses around the world.
Today, Fulfillment Bridge has become a scalable solution that takes care of all aspects of eCommerce logistics – from shipping, freight forwarding, customs clearance, warehousing, return management, and more – based on machine learning technology that makes it easier for online sellers with no logistic expertise to optimize shipping costs, reduce shipping time and streamline the whole process.
The company currently serves 5 continents (Europe, North America, Asia, Australia & Africa) and has successfully onboard numerous large- to medium-scale clients across different industry types. With headquarters in Tunis, Tunisia, and offices in Hong Kong, UAE, Jordan, Morocco.
CEO’s last words were: “Fulfillment Bridge will always seek new opportunities that put the best interest of their customers first.” He added: “We want to keep pushing forward, create & deliver more innovation that will better serve e-commerce business across MEA region and further promote e-commerce from to abs within Africa and the Middle East.”
Looking forward to Grand Summit in Cape Town winner? We are too!
Stay tuned to Fulfillment Bridge Linkedin page for the Grand Summit winner announcement next month.
AfricArena is an African tech accelerator that runs Corporate Open Innovation challenges throughout the African continent.
Going into its fifth year, AfricArena has the privilege of operating in three key spheres that underpin Africa’s economic landscape. These being: tech startups, corporations, and investors (i.e., angel investors, VCs, CVCs, and other institutional investors).
Through open innovation challenges, in partnership with corporations, we aim to bring together these 3 spheres to foster co-investment and collaboration that can move the economies and people of the continent forward.
Sarra Turki – Fulfillment Bridge’s Communication Manager