In Shanghai where Dada is headquartered, an increase in the number of drug orders becomes evident – to meet the needs of citizens, JDDJ’s on-demand retail and delivery services have become essential. According to JDDJ operating data on April 1in March, the number of orders for medical supplies related to epidemic prevention, the number of orders for chronic disease drugs, and the number of orders for common household drugs in March Shanghai increased by 380%, 160% and 130%, respectively, month over month.
Additionally, to better assist those in need, JDDJ is now connected with JD Health, the healthcare subsidiary of JD.com, to provide free 24-hour online health consultation services to enable Platform customers to get professional advice and guidance from doctors in a timely manner without leaving home. Data from JDDJ shows strong demand for online medical consultation in March across the country, recording a 30% monthly growth in the number of consultations compared to February.
About the Dada Group
Dada Group is a leading on-demand local delivery and retail platform in China. It operates JDDJ, one of China the largest local on-demand retail platforms for retailers and brand owners, and Dada Now, a leading local on-demand delivery platform open to merchants and individual shippers across various industries and product categories . The Company’s two platforms are interconnected and mutually beneficial. The Dada Now platform enables a better delivery experience for participants on the JDDJ platform through its easily accessible fulfillment solutions and strong on-demand delivery infrastructure. Meanwhile, the vast volume of on-demand delivery orders for the JDDJ platform is increasing the order volume and density for the Dada Now platform. In June 2020Dada Group began trading on the Nasdaq global market, under the symbol “DADA”.
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