The State of Zid

Based in Saudi Arabia, Zid is an e-commerce in a box - solution that any retailer can use to start their eRetail. Zid helps them to build their own eStores (with their own name and identity) and integrates them with the supply chain players to enable them to manage and with ease.

Quarterly Growth

At present, there are 522 live stores running on the Zid platform.

Here is the quarter-over-quarter growth of stores running Zid.

Quarter
New Active Stores
2017 Q1
8
2017 Q2
18
2017 Q3
10
2017 Q4
6
2018 Q1
21
2018 Q2
23
2018 Q3
21
2018 Q4
26
2019 Q1
21
2019 Q2
23
2019 Q3
14
2019 Q4
15
2020 Q1
17
2020 Q2
18
2020 Q3
11
2020 Q4
204
2021 Q1 (to date)
36
Cumulative Stores by Quarter

It's hard to know exactly when a Zid store was first created but we use a heuristic combining DNS and WHOIS data that provides a reasonable approximation.

Top Stores

Here are the top stores, powered by Zid, ordered by worldwide store rank.

Name
Domain
Rank
Created
متجر باور ستور
19,822
2018/10/19
نجد للإتصالات Najd Telecom
34,465
2017/01/27
متجر نقطة Nogta Store
46,257
2020/10/16
احتياجات اللياقة "FitNeeds"
50,960
2018/01/19
rashof.com
58,654
2018/07/06

New Stores

Here are the 5 highest-ranked new stores that are running Zid.

Name
Domain
Rank
Created
كلارا
62,665
2021/02/26
Newly
1,586,591
2021/02/26
GoldenBrown
1,587,644
2021/02/26
brave
1,643,284
2021/02/26
Cookies N' Cream
1,655,108
2021/02/26

Platform Wins

Over the last 90 days, Zid has taken 13 merchants from competitive platforms.

Platform
Stores
2
1

Platform Win Stores

Here are the top stores won from competitive platforms.

Name
Domain
Rank
Last Platform
Changed
فواحات عطريا فيدا سينت
64,784
WooCommerce
2021/02/27
مشاعل العاصمة
772,693
OpenCart
2020/12/13
مركز ورق الجدران
813,913
WooCommerce
2021/02/04
متجر ذا فيقنز ماركت
1,174,451
Salla
2021/02/05
ALMOQD
1,338,624
WooCommerce
2021/02/21

Platform Losses

Over the last 90 days, Zid has lost 11 merchants to competitive platforms.

Platform
Stores
6

Platform Loss Stores

Here are the top stores lost to competitive platforms.

Name
Domain
Rank
New Platform
Changed
CityW
52,350
WooCommerce
2021/01/26
Godiva
668,171
Shopify
2021/01/21
souvenirs هدايا تذكاريه
872,251
Salla
2021/01/29
AURUS
927,754
WooCommerce
2021/01/05
wosof
949,054
Salla
2021/01/13

Category Breakdown

Here are the top 20 industry verticals for stores on Zid.

Country Breakdown

Zid is quite popular in the United States.

With a paid account, stores can also be segmented by region and city.

Third-Party Technologies

Many Zid merchants run third-party technologies on their store in addition to apps from the Zid App Store. We're tracking 7 different technologies that have 1,887 collective installs on Zid stores.

Here are the top 7 third-party technologies, ordered by number of installs, across all Zid stores.

Top-level Domain Distribution

Most Zid stores use a .com domain. This is not surprising since alternate top-level domains have only recently been introduced and there is still a certain cachet associated with .com domains.

Top-level Domain
Stores
.com
370
.sa
44
.com.sa
37
.net
21
.store
16
.co
14
.me
3
.shop
3
.ae
2
.app
2

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