Jan 22, 2021|
JD Health’s Relief Supplies Arrived in Shijiazhuang
by Hui Zhang
JD Health’s new batch of relief supplies, namely 240,000 medical masks and 1,000 bottles of vitamin C, arrived in Shijiazhuang, Hebei province, at 11:30 pm on Jan. 20. The supplies will be distributed to designated medical institutions that are treating COVID-19 patients.
The supplies come from more than 10 merchants on JD Health’s B2B platform known as JD Medicine Procurement and will be provided to people in need for free.
In addition to supplies donation, JD Medicine Procurement has set up a dedicated online portal for the procurement of anti-virus supplies. At the same time, the platform works closely with pharmaceutical manufacturers to ensure the increasing demand for medical supplies can be sufficiently met.
Leveraging its supply chain advantages, JD Logistics launched a special channel for the transportation of the aid to Hebei. Moreover, JD Health has also opened online medical consultation service platform for free during the outbreak.
“Led by JD Health, merchants at JD Medicine Procurement have actively assisted Hebei in the fight against the epidemic, including guaranteeing priority delivery to pharmacies in the province, promising not to increase price, and more. All parties are devoting themselves to making a contribution,” said a spokesperson from JD Medicine Procurement.