JD.Com: Revolutionizing Logistics Using Drones And Autonomous Delivery Robots
JD.com is the largest retailer in China both in both general and e-commerce. It is also part of the Fortune 500 Global companies. JD has the largest revenue of all internet companies in China. By use of mobile applications and a detailed website, Jingdong provides broad categories of products that are affordable.
The platforms are user-friendly and deliveries are fast and dependable. JD.com also offers great customer service experience and expedient online as well as personal payment options. These among others makes the platform favorable and attractive to many users in China.
JD.com is known for developing autonomous delivery robots and drones. This aspect has led to its recent partnership with Rakuten Inc., a top international e-commerce innovation company. This collaboration between the two companies will lead to the utilization of Jingdong’s autonomous robots and drones in Japan. This will be through the unmanned distribution solutions offered by Rakuten.
This partnership will hence combine the art of developing the autonomous robots and drones by JD.com with the use of drone delivery services in Japan by Rakuten. Rakuten uses the drone delivery services in most of its devoted shopping applications. It started this service in 2016. This partnership will then increase the speed of innovation in the logistics sector of Japan that then transforms into a more convenient society.
Juan Xiao, the president of Jingdong’s innovation lab known as JD-X believes that delivery services should be effective in terms of cost, reliable and easily accessible. This is the reason the company turned to the use of the autonomous robots and drones around China. Japan’s mountainous topography and distant islands provides a great opportunity to deliveries by use of drones. Go To This Page to learn more.
Jingdong currently operates the use of drones in several provinces in China such as Shaanxi and Jiangsu. They are said to have saved flight time of about 400,000 minutes. Autonomous delivery has a broad number of uses from humanitarian to e-commerce. JD.com and Rakuten are determined to work hand in hand towards increasing the improvement and commercialization of unmanned delivery service in Japan by Rakuten and create an innovative and convenient society.
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