- Jun 05, 2020
- Business Update
Customers can Collect Parcels at 5000 Convenience Stores in Taiwan
by Martin Li
Customers in Taiwan can now collect their parcels for free at almost 5,000 local convenience stores after making purchases on JD’s e-commerce platform https://tw.jd.com/ during the ongoing 618 Grand Promotion.
The free collection applies to any RMB 99-yuan purchase weighing less than five kilograms, and orders made on JD’s direct-to-customer platform.
Customers can choose either free home delivery or collection at stores of FamilyMart and Hi-Life, two popular convenience store brands in Taiwan.
A customer scans JD code at a FamilyMart store.
Customers can also enjoy free drinks when collecting parcels at convenient stores.
“We really appreciate continued support from our customers in Taiwan and Hong Kong. We will continue improving the customer experience,” said Chris Cui, head of JD Global Sales.
The first day of the Grand Promotion, June 1st, witnessed a growth in sales of 400%, compared with the same period of last year.
Meanwhile, the number of JD users in Taiwan increased by more than 600% on June 1st.
The bestsellers on the first day included office products, smartphones, small home appliances, and car products.