The Chinese capital has authorized delivery robots to begin operating commercially on city streets for the first time.
There have been numerous startups and companies that went bust or transitioned to a different business model.
Michael Norris, research and strategy manager at AgencyChina, joins the podcast to look how Alibaba is dominating new retail in 2019.
The Chinese e-commerce giant remains committed to its logistics business despite mounting losses.
JD is looking to expand its drone solutions beyond China.
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