Grocery demands through online shops 'soaring' in the Middle East - Shopping News

Online demand for groceries has seen a "fantastic surge" in the Middle East during the coronavirus pandemic, and the trend may be here to stay, a United Arab Emirates-based retail executive told CNBC..

Supermarket operator Carrefour's online orders spiked by 917% in Saudi Arabia from January to June this year, while the United Arab Emirates and Egypt saw jumps of 257% and 747% respectively over the same period..