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Video: JD.com — Smart Supply Chain from China

Published: 29 April 2019

ID: G00402087

Analyst(s): Kiran Bains, Supply Chain Community Contributors, Michael Uskert, Pierfrancesco Manenti

Summary

In this webinar, our speaker will share details about the “smart” supply chain initiative at JD.com, which is all about embracing technology innovation to automate each and every aspect of the end-to-end supply chain. Specifically, JD.com is focusing on automating four cure areas of its supply chain — inventory, warehouse, transport and delivery, and is investing in a range of technologies to do so, including AI, big data, cloud and robotics. Our speaker shares some of the business benefits the company has achieved so far and will then drill down on some of the implemented and piloted technologies.

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