Attendees check out an autonomous delivery robot vehicle at the JD.com booth at CES International in Las Vegas in January 2019. Photo: AP
Attendees check out an autonomous delivery robot vehicle at the JD.com booth at CES International in Las Vegas in January 2019. Photo: AP
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JD.com opens robotic shops in the Netherlands as Chinese e-commerce giant tests new model in Europe

  • The stores merge online ordering with pickup shops, where robots prepare parcels for collection
  • JD.com has remained largely unscathed by government’s tech crackdown but new markets are key to offset slower consumer spending in China

Attendees check out an autonomous delivery robot vehicle at the JD.com booth at CES International in Las Vegas in January 2019. Photo: AP
Attendees check out an autonomous delivery robot vehicle at the JD.com booth at CES International in Las Vegas in January 2019. Photo: AP
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