JENAMA LOKAL- A Wondrous Malaysian E-Commerce Success Story With Dokan

If you browse through online, you will probably find thousands of stories of online successful business & events that relate to e-commerce, business startups, their journey of becoming successful from startups and more.

Not all online marketplace business out there meet with the same fate. Some become a painful experience of loss project and some become so influential that it inspires others to take up that business.

And here is one such success story that would undoubtedly influence everyone with the thought of taking e-commerce business as startups.

How It All Started With ‘Jenama Lokal'

In every startup, you got to have an active team to grow your business over the years. Similarly, the idea of launching ‘Jenama Lokal‘ got ignited by an enthusiastic team. A team of highly ambitious & dedicated souls. Let's meet them up.

Jenama Lokal Team
The team behind the amazing success of JenamaLokal.com

Initially, the idea of this team was just to present a prototype of Jenama Lokal website as a platform in front of its local investors.

The idea of building an online marketplace actually came up from the intention of promoting local products & brands.

And this is when the name Jenama Lokal came into the mind of the team which truly translates to ‘Local Products' of Malaysian language. And this is how the concept of Jenama Lokal.com brought to light by this team of a highly talented individual.

Choosing Dokan Over the Others

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When we originally started with Dokan, the system is unexpectedly convenient and is offering many features

Team JenamaLokal.com

As the team of ‘Jenama Lokal' was planning to get their prototype site ready for its funders, while doing so they come across Dokan. Once they tried it out they found the marketplace solution to be surprisingly user-friendly and it was something that meets their requirement of building their local marketplace site absolutely hassle-free.


The most important part is, it provides us with excellent support and service where any difficulties regarding Dokan will be cleared within 24 hours

Zakri Rozaini, IT Manager, JenamaLokal.com

Also, due to Dokan's extensive feature offerings that are able to assist its user to achieve the goal that they had for their vendors with precise efficiency. Moreover, Dokan adds new features & updates it regularly that provides them with boosted performance & improved productivity.

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More importantly, any issues small or big that arise with Dokan is normally solved by its ever active support team within a day which enables them to ensure smoother operation of JenamaLokal site.

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A Small Sketch of ‘Jenama Lokal' Marketplace

The beauty of a marketplace lies by how professional & interactive it looks from the outside.

Site's responsiveness, user-friendliness and the ability to present its products & brands interactively is something that attracts the visitors the most. And JanamaLokal.com excels in all those departments.

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As we can see, JenamaLokal.com has slowly but surely unraveled itself to become quite a professional looking marketplace for the local users.

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The design of the marketplace is beautiful with quick & easy navigation option in every corner of the store. In the marketplace, one can easily search or look for their desired categories or product faster than ever.

Shoppers Paradise

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Once you enter the Shop Page, it seems like you have opened a new door full of your favorite goodies. You feel like you are lost in the kingdom of shopping bliss. Just pick the category you desire to start shopping.

Eye Catchy Design

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The color combination & the whole setup of the website makes it look so soothing in the eyes. Though you might feel a little lost while scrolling down the marketplace due to having too many products & categories on the same page.

But all in all the design looks nothing less than any innovative international marketplace like Amazon or eBay.

Browse Through Your Favorite Categories

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All the categories of the products display itself really nicely at the sidebar. You can browse through one category to another more conveniently than ever.

Moreover, the visitor can quickly select available options of a particular product or get a closer view of any product by simply clicking on a quick view option on each item. While you simply hover over each item, you get options to like, compare or cart them.

Tap for Special Offers

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There is also a separate tab named “Special Offer” in the marketplace where all the special deals & offers are listed.

Simply browse through them and get to buy them at a discounted price.

Visit Individual Brand/Vendor Page

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Not only navigating through your favorite product or categories, but any new or old customer can also visit their favorite brand stores that are registered with the marketplace. Any visitor can even follow all popular vendor store to get notified of their best deals & offers.

A Few Words of Wisdom & Future Expectation

Thanks to Dokan's user-friendly dashboard that is practical and convenient, our vendors are very satisfied with the service and features

Team JenamaLokal.com

Along with Dokan's praise for its support & services, the team of JanamaLokal also feel that over the last one year it has helped them grow & nurture their business to a great extent.

They also say, the first year of using Dokan has passed away within a blink of an eye and it has surpassed all the expectations in terms of providing great customer service & after-sales support.

Now slowly & steadily after one year of utilizing Dokan to a full effect on the site, JenamaLokal.com has managed to reach more than 100 registered vendors with over 1000 products being sold through the site at the moment. And the dream is to make it only bigger & better from here on with the solid support of Dokan.

And now for the future, they expect Dokan to help them reach new heights. More of by adding more exclusive features on a regular basis maintaining the same top-notch customer & support services.

As they feel this would help new & fresh entrepreneurs in terms of helping them grow their marketplace business in the near future.

Rewrite Fortune by Launching Your Marketplace Today!

So that's about it, the success journey of a popular e-commerce marketplace ‘Jenama Lokal'. A marketplace that wants to keep promoting local brands to contribute to the growth of each other's business.

Most certainly this inspires you to get on with your very first dream marketplace, doesn't it?

If you are still unsure then you would probably want to take inspiration from this team of JanamaLokal.com. You can already see how easily they have established their desired marketplace with Dokan without much hassle.

So, if they can do it, so can you.

And if you are actually serious about launching your own marketplace or you own a WooCommerce site and want to turn it into a full-fledged multi-vendor marketplace then there can be no better marketplace solution than DOKAN. So what's holding you up?

Get started with Dokan and bring your most anticipated marketplace to life.

For any queries related to the marketplace, you can always reach out to its ever-ready support team any time.

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An Incredible E-commerce Success Story of a Fashion House Marketplace ‘JodyShop’

E-commerce success story has its own way of inspiring people to turn their business more towards online. Current stats suggest that more than 50% of the shopping takes place online. So, with the current trend of online shopping, more people are tilting towards building their own marketplace. One such online fashion e-store decided to become a full-fledged marketplace is Jodyshop.com.

Through this write-up, let’s find out some of the major insights and details about the amazing journey of JodyShop.com turning from a single seller e-commerce store into a complete marketplace for lifestyle & fashion.

Getting Started with Jodyshop & Its Journey with Dokan

I tried almost all the available free and paid tools but no one has convinced me as much as Dokan.

-Waleed Barakat, Founder & CEO JodyShop.com

JodyShop started its journey with very limited features and products in the September, 2016.

As an Associate of Amazon, Jodyshop earns from qualifying purchases. It is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by promoting and connecting it to amazon.com.

The products available in it back then were mostly from the Amazon associate program. Over time, slowly the website started to get noticed by vendors and customers mostly from the US and UK region.

And soon after, more people started to visit the website from all over the world. This is when the owner of the site realized that JodyShop.com business needs to be expanded. So the founder of JodyShop, Waleed Barakat decided to expand the business in a way by which vendors and retailers are able to easily sell product from his site. So he started looking for multivendor marketplace plugin for his website online. He was basically looking for a powerful and permanent solution to expand his business. So he tried out almost all the free and paid marketplace solution available out there.

And finally, after trying out all the tools, he discovered Dokan and its awesomeness that fulfilled all his expectations and demands for introducing his e-commerce store as a multi-seller marketplace. And this is how Jodyshop began its journey with Dokan putting its foot towards the multi-vendor marketplace.    

Turning Jodyshop into a Full-fledged Marketplace

I have more than 30+ registered vendors from around the world and they are all happy and satisfied with Dokan solutions.

-Waleed Barakat, Founder & CEO JodyShop.com

The CEO and Founder of Jodyshop also mentioned that turning his store into a complete multi-vendor marketplace has been quite profitable. And that Dokan has simply given him everything that he was actually looking for. It provided his store with basic marketplace features as well as advanced & powerful ones.

At the moment JodyShop marketplace has more than 30+ registered and active vendors around the globe, who are selling various items from the marketplace. As it was also informed that, all the vendors have expressed their satisfaction with the Dokan solution and they all recommend it to others whoever looks for a complete marketplace solution.

Jodyshop at a Glance

Jody is currently one of the largest shopping marketplaces in the US & UK. The marketplace consists of a number of popular categories where all the latest collection from the world's popular brands like Nike, Puma, Tommy Hilfiger, Adidas etc. are featured. Here is a quick overview of the complete marketplace below.

Discover the beauty of shopping from the comfort of your home. Get your most desired items using the most user-friendly and revolutionary lifestyle marketplace.

Cart your favorite & all the latest products with just a few clicks. The Jodyshop marketplace is known to be the most suitable and affordable marketplace for all.

Get regular update on the discounted products in the “Sale” tab and order to save a fortune on your online shopping from the convenience of your home.

New items are updated regularly so explore Jodyshop to stay updated with all the trendy & fashionable products and become a trendsetter.

Get all the best selling items in the ‘Best In” tab and enjoy shopping to your fullest potential with the highest quality of product offered in Jodyshop.

Number of unique products are compiled together in the ‘Featured' tab making your shopping enjoyable and fun filled.


Pick from the collection of all the well renowned brand of the world in the “Brands” tab and find the hot and trending products to buy online at a much affordable cost than others.

From the ‘Reviews' section, read all the customer reviews and decide to buy the hot-selling & popular products offered by at least hundreds of the top brands of the world.

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Recommendations & Feedback

Now everyone wants to have a pleasant experience with their marketplace. Both marketplace owner and its vendors look forward to having the best marketplace operational experience all the time. It wasn’t anything different in the case of Jodyshop marketplace either. Especially the vendors feel that Jodyshop marketplace is extremely easy for them in terms of creating a free and reliable online store that contains all the basic to advanced features to operate their store from anywhere. More importantly, they are able to quickly add, edit and customize their e-stores from any device now and surprisingly enough they get to do all this absolutely free.

But from the owner’s point of view, there might be a couple of recommendations that can improve the user-experience of Dokan even better in the future. Some more features could be added in the free version of Dokan is one of the recommendations and also the updates need to address all the bug fixes first rather than loading the new version with loads of less important features.

But overall, the experience of using Dokan has been really awesome so far and would recommend it to anyone looking to convert their WooCommerce store into a feature-rich multi-vendor marketplace in their WordPress.

Final Verdicts on Dokan

I think Dokan multi-vendor solutions is great, it's very easy to use & provides powerful tools.

-Waleed Barakat, Founder & CEO JodyShop.com

There you have it, the words from the mouth of a successful fashion and lifestyle marketplace owner said it all. Trust and reliability is the main thing that a marketplace owner looks for in solutions like this. And with Dokan, he got everything that was expected and asked for his e-commerce business expansion. The satisfaction level that it has provided him with Dokan’s powerful tools and features further proves it.

Not to mention the option it offers for the most needed frontend and backend functionalities for its registered vendors, one can be certain that Dokan is the ultimate marketplace solution that anyone would desire for.  

With such a high standard set by Dokan, now the expectation from Waleed Barakat is touching sky high. And now he only expects that everything in his marketplace JodyShop.com will work smoothly with the help of Dokan in the future as well.    

Now, if anyone is curious to learn more about Dokan and its awesome features, then they may

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