In the Rostov region opened its first logistics center «Yandex.Market»

© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova in photomontages Yandex. Archival photoIn the Rostov region opened its first logistics center «Yandex.Market»© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova the image Bank

Russia’s first own logistics center «Yandex.Market» value of 500 million rubles was opened on Tuesday in the Aksai district of the Rostov region, reports RIA Novosti.

The area of 5 thousand square meters, capacity — up to 1 million products. Here «Yandex.The market» will collect orders for customers Take (the marketplace from Sberbank and Yandex) from all South of Russia. The customers of this region will be able to purchase for one or two days.

«We are pleased that the Rostov region was the region which started the development of the project in the regions of Russia. For us it is especially important that the new company is working to increase the quality of service of inhabitants of our region», — said the Governor of the region Vasily Golubev. He noted that the region gets the opportunity to take the leadership position in the development of the digital economy in Russia. In addition, the project will create up to 200 new jobs.

The CEO of the company Maxim Grishakov said that the opening of the complex allows you to «Yandex.Market» to cooperate with local transportation and logistics companies, as well as connect to the regional manufacturers they can sell more goods to «Take» and store them in a warehouse near its production. «It is especially important that the presence of local sellers of goods», — he added.

«Yandex.Market» is a joint venture of Yandex and Sberbank. The company is engaged in development of three projects: the price comparison service and choice of products Yandex.Market (market.yandex.ru), marketplace Take (beru.ru) and platform for cross-border online trade Bringly (bringly.ru).

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