JD.Com Continues To Build One of The Globe’s Largest Retail Operations
By revenue, JD.Com is the largest company in the field of e-commerce in China. The company is a member of the Fortune 500. JD.Com owns and operates an online website along with several mobile applications applicable for e-commerce. The company is on a mission to create foot pints in all the states of the globe through its thoughtful, user-friendly and customer oriented business module. JD.Com employs over a thousand employees who help in marketing, development and online support as well as online sales.
Recent endeavors of J.D.Com
JD has recently partnered with Central Group to launch a new e-commerce platform. Central croup is a leading retail conglomerate in Thailand. JD.Com has been plotting ways to further its reach in Southeast Asia and this collaboration the collaboration with the leading B2C e-commerce business in Vietnam, tiki and the establishment of yet another platform in Indonesia is set to do just that. The product of this collaboration is the JD CENTRAL e-commerce platform which was launched on 28th September 2018. The platform, which offers direct sales as well as models for the marketplace was opened for testing on the 18th of June which also happens to be the date of the anniversary of JD.Com.
The excellent reception from the users led to its official launch. The site offers a variety of categories which includes fashion, electronics, home appliances, digital products, music, cosmetics, toiletries, books and many more which basically covers all there is to offer. Users can access the site via mobile phones with FMCG and computers. In other news, JD.Com and San Miguel, a leading citrus organization located in the Southern Hemisphere also came together and launched a new e-commerce portal under JD.Com. This is part of the company’s mission to boost the fruit and vegetable market industry in that specific country. Apart from Sam Miguel, JD has also gotten more than 18 other companies in the fruit and vegetable industry to sign the corporate agreement aimed at boosting the industry. These companies include Wonderful Citrus and Zespri among several others. Through this agreement, JD also intends to expand its presence in this industry globally.