JD’s Big Play for Low Cost China (Tech Strategy – Podcast 177)

In this episode of the Tech Strategy Podcast, Jeff Towson discusses JD.com’s big play for the low-cost market of China. He provides insights into the implications of this move and how it fits into JD’s overall strategy. Towson’s analysis sheds light on the competitive landscape of the Chinese e-commerce market and the challenges and opportunities facing JD.com.

JD’s Big Play for Low Cost China (Tech Strategy – Podcast 177)

In this episode of the Tech Strategy Podcast, Jeff Towson discusses JD.com’s big play for the low-cost market of China. He provides insights into the implications of this move and how it fits into JD’s overall strategy. Towson’s analysis sheds light on the competitive landscape of the Chinese e-commerce market and the challenges and opportunities facing JD.com.

JD’s 20 Year Anniversary and Plan. Plus, Important Past Strategic Moves. (1 of 4) (Tech Strategy – Daily Article)

JD.com, one of China’s largest e-commerce companies, has a 20-year plan that guides its strategic decisions and investments. In this Tech Strategy Daily article, Jeff Towson explores JD’s long-term vision and how it has influenced the company’s growth.
Towson also discusses some of JD’s important past strategic moves, such as its decision to focus on logistics and its investment in drones. These moves have helped JD differentiate itself from competitors and build a strong foundation for future growth.
This article is the first in a three-part series on JD’s tech strategy and provides valuable insights for anyone interested in understanding the company’s long-term vision and strategic direction.

4 Things I Learned from the Head of JD Smart Logistics Park (1 of 2) (Tech Strategy – Daily Article)

This article uncovers the transformation of logistics through the lens of JD Smart Logistics Park. It highlights how automation and digitization are replacing repetitive labor, leading to increased efficiency and generating valuable data for insights. The discussion provides a deep dive into the future of logistics, showcasing JD’s pioneering role in creating an integrated, automated, and intelligent logistics network

Where JD’s E-Space Is a Game Changer for Department Store Consumers and Brands (2 of 2) (Tech Strategy – Daily Article)

In this article, Jeffrey Towson delves into the 6 situations where JD’s E-Space is a game-changer for consumers and brands. He provides insightful analysis into the disruptive potential of JD’s E-Space in the Chinese retail sector, exploring its implications for new retail, ecommerce, and online-merge-offline strategies. If you’re interested in understanding the future of Chinese retail and the potential of JD’s E-Space, this article is a must-read.

4 Take-Aways from My Visit to JD’s E-Space (1 of 2) (Tech Strategy – Daily Article)

Join Jeff Towson as he shares 4 critical lessons learned from his visit to JD’s E-Space, one of the most talked-about innovations in e-commerce. Understand what sets JD apart in terms of consumer experience, supply chain, and technology. Essential reading for CEOs and Executives who want to stay ahead of the curve in the fast-paced world of e-commerce.

Alibaba, JD, and Secoo Are Still Struggling to Do Luxury / Fashion Ecommerce

In 2022, luxury e-commerce platform Secoo Holding Ltd filed for bankruptcy in Beijing. After 14 years of operations, this was a disappointing end to the largest luxury marketplace in the world’s largest luxury market. The company (founded by Li Rixue in 2008) grew out of a second-hand handbag shop. It went digital and found itself […]