Break free and expand your business from Malaysia and Singapore to Southeast Asia, USA and beyond.

Learn more

Janio at Home Delivery Asia Expo 2019: Integrating Partnerships Through Technology to Build the eCommerce Ecosystem

Nathaniel Yim

Integrating Partnerships Through Technology to Build the eCommerce Ecosystem

Janio was at the inaugural Home Delivery Asia Expo at Suntec Convention Center, Singapore, earlier last week. The event brought together 80 technology exhibitors and 70 of Asia’s best startups to share new insights on innovation, transformation & disruption in retail logistics.

Our CEO, Jun Kai, gave the opening key note speech on the first day of the expo, where he shared about the evolving logistics landscape in Southeast Asia, and how technology is reshaping eCommerce supply chains in the region.

Lately there are many companies, large enterprises and start-ups alike, already addressing last mile and fulfilment challenges through developing the assets and processes to enable eCommerce deliveries, but more is needed to be done. What’s needed is a way of integrating the different parts of the ecosystem, through technology and partnerships, to optimise the process even further.

“Technology by itself is not enough. Our job is to bring everyone together because nobody can do it alone.” – Ng Jun Kai, CEO

Our COO, Ali, also spoke on a panel alongside Fabelio and Importir.co, industry peers in the Indonesian eCommerce scene, discussing the landscape in Indonesia and the challenges associated with eCommerce.

The panelists discussed how Indonesia’s geography, as an archipelago with thousands of islands, presented a huge challenge in terms of domestic deliveries. Sea freight, as a mode of shipping, is still vital given the wide distribution of consumers across the country.

The need for “human intelligence”, or people who have experience on the ground, in addition to “artificial intelligence”, was also discussed. While geolocation technology and route optimization software have helped improve the success rate of delivery and shortened delivery times, there are still many local nuances and developments that are not accounted for when using such tools that require an experienced local logistician to circumvent.

As we enter into the final, busiest quarter of 2019, we’re glad to have met many new partners at Home Delivery Asia, many of whom we will be working with closely to tackle the coming peak eCommerce seasons in the next few months

 

2515 views

You might also be interested in

Public Advisory on Cash On Delivery (COD) Scams
Benedict Leong
Public Advisory on Cash On Delivery (COD) Scams

What are COD Scams Cash-on-delivery scams lure customers to pay in cash for parcels that: They did not buy; or Do not match their expected purchases With the recent rise of online shopping transactions, these scams ar ...

523
Janio Shares 2021’s Upcoming eCommerce Trends in Asia Valley’s Tren Penjualan 2021 Webinar
Benedict Leong
Janio Shares 2021’s Upcoming eCommerce Trends in Asia Valley’s Tren Penjualan 2021 Webinar

Janio is proud to support Malaysia's eCommerce scene via webinars sharing regional eCommerce insights and tips with partners like Asia Valley

412
In Case You Missed It – Go-eCommerce Expo: 3 Key Takeaways about Southeast Asia’s eCommerce Opportunities
Benedict Leong
In Case You Missed It – Go-eCommerce Expo: 3 Key Takeaways about Southeast Asia’s eCommerce Opportunities

Janio's COO Syed Ridha Ali Madihid shares where in Southeast Asia you can expand to along with their opportunities and eCommerce solutions

479
Air Freight from China to Singapore
Air Freight from China to Singapore

How do parcels enter Singapore from China via air freight? What kind of customs documents do you need to clear SG customs? Find out here!

Learn More
Shipping from China to Singapore
Shipping from China to Singapore

How do parcels enter Singapore from China via air or sea? What kind of customs documents do you need to clear ID customs? Find out here!

Learn More
Ship From China and Hong Kong to Indonesia
Ship From China and Hong Kong to Indonesia

How do parcels enter Indonesia from China via air or sea? What kind of customs documents do you need to clear ID customs? Find out here!

Learn More

Connect with us

Subscribe to our email newsletter and receive the latest news and insights into the world of
eCommerce and logistics in Southeast Asia.

   
Stay updated and follow us