Mar 12, 2021|
Photo Gallery: This Week at JD (Mar. 8 – Mar. 12)
Dr. Dacheng Tao, an internationally recognized scholar in the field of AI and information sciences, has been appointed the director of JD Explore Academy, where he will lead the team to explore innovative artificial intelligence applications that drives JD.com’s business in the future. Recently he won the IEEE 2021 Computer Society Edward J. McCluskey Technical Achievement Award, which honors people who have made outstanding innovative contributions in the field of computer information science and engineering over the past decade.
Xiazhuang, a small village isolated by cliffs that is 437 kilometers away from central Chongqing, received the first e-commerce parcel delivered by JD Logistics on Mar. 8. JD is proactively penetrating China’s rural market, connecting rural areas with e-commerce and logistics services. The company has built out logistics facilities in more than 700 remote villages and townships.
New York fashion brand APEDE MOD launched a flagship store on JD.com on Mar. 8 to present its latest series of bags to Chinese consumers. To mark the store’s opening, APEDE MOD brings its classic Froggy bag, Le Book, and Deco Line, as well as its new series of gradient color bags.