Jingdong Makes Major Steps In Improving Urban Logistics Technology

Jingdong is an e-commerce company in China as well as a Fortune Global 500 member. The company puts client’s satisfaction first thus providing a retail experience that is enjoyable through the company website which is user-friendly and full of content. The company offers a wide range of products that retail a very competitive price that is delivered within a short period. The payment method provided is also convenient, the client can pay in person or pay online and wait for delivery which is reliable. Jingdong is building a national infrastructure that will enhance the goods delivery to every corner of the country.

 

Jingdong Mall is devoted to service delivery by use of automation technology for China’s smart cities. In October 2018 during the Global Smart Supply Chain Summit, Jingdong, through the “Smart Logistics Institute” announced that the company has intentions of developing logistic hubs, huge cloud computing platform for the centers, excellent design and many more. The Institute founding members include the Beijing Wuzi University, Nankai University, Beijing Jiao Tong University, Shanghai Maritime University, and the Institute of Comprehensive Transportation at the National Development and Reform Commission.

 

According to a recent study, freight vehicles contribute significantly to environmental pollution via traffic emissions, and they cover up to a third of the road capacity. The increased urbanization in China has increased environmental pollution, and the “Smart Logistics Institute” primary focus is to create an environmentally friendly system of logistics in all urban set ups. The main focus will be on the underground logistics system that will utilize the existing municipal tunnels and pipes corridors. The clandestine move will preserve the above ground clean environment; it will reduce the traffic on the roads as well as increased efficiency in delivery. See This Article for more information.

 

According to Chen Xiangsheng, the Director of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, the underground space utilization is a game changer that will reduce traffic problems, save on the ground space, and reduce environmental pollution. Jingdong is the only e-commerce company in the world that delivers goods to the client’s doorstep and with a fully automated fulfillment center as well as the first company to utilize drone delivery.

 

Source: https://global.jd.com/