JD.com or Jingdong Mall is the largest and most prominent online retail in China as well as the largest internet company by revenue. The company has been ensuring the customers’ satisfaction as their priority through its commitment to on-time service delivery of quality and authentic products ranging from fashion, electronics to food items. The company serves over 1 billion customers on a daily basis in China, and it has also expanded its wings abroad in places such as the United States, Europe and Asia.
Recently, Jingdong Mall launched the first approved government drones in Indonesia. This was in a move towards its achievement of enhancing the delivery process of goods. This move was not only beneficial to JD`s operation but also to the citizens who would wish to use the drone. The news was announced during the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting.
The piloting test of this project took place on Tuesday when a test drone flew donated books and other items from the village of Jagabita to MIS Nurul Falah Leles Elementary School. The company is well known for actively participating in giving back to the community. Through its advanced technology, JD.com philanthropist team have been utilizing it to offer and distribute help in occurrences of natural disasters such as earthquakes and floods.
JD.com together with its JV e-commerce partners JD.ID was the first movers to initiate drone project in Indonesia. The formed corporation, JD.ID which launched the e-commerce back in 2016, has grown rapidly selling 1 million SKUs and has been serving over 20 million customers all over the country. Find Additional Information Here.
The company has leveraged a logistic network with 10 warehouses spread across the country`s island. Inventions of drones seem to come with plenty of benefits first, by the matter of fact Indonesia spread across the islands hence the implementation of drones in e-commerce services and other logistics deliveries will enhance delivery of ordered goods on the same day or next day.
Jingdong Mall is a partner of WEF, and implementation of drones’ delivery will fulfil one of the partnership agenda. WEF and JD.com have been collaborating in making the piloting project in Indonesia succeed.