Apr 24, 2020|

World Retail Congress Spotlights Role of JD’s Supply Chain in COVID-19 Fight


by Ella Kidron and Yuchuan Wang

On April 23rd, World Retail Congress published the second issue of its fortnightly series, “The Retail World: 2020: Retailing in a time of crisis”. The series provides global retailers insight into how peers around the world are coping with and responding to the needs of their customers, communities and businesses under COVID-19. The issue features submissions from companies from around the world including the likes of Walgreens-Alliance Boots, IKEA Retail, and Lane Crawford Joyce Group.

JD.com’s smart supply chain’s undeniable role in the fight against COVID-19 is highlighted, capturing some of the technological maneuvers behind the company’s support of the medical frontlines as well as Chinese consumers across the country through its supply chain capabilities. Download the full report from the World Retail Congress’ official website: https://www.worldretailcongress.com/congess-content/issue-two-the-retail-world-2020-retailing-in-a-time-of-crisis

World Retail Congress is a key global retail industry organization designed to bring people together in the industry from a wide group of stakeholders to encourage innovation.

The full text of JD’s submission can be found here: https://jdcorporateblog.com/in-depth-report-turning-extraordinary-to-ordinary/


(ella@jd.com; yuchuan.wang@jd.com)