JD.com is a leading online retailer in China. It is also ranked as the fastest growing internet company by revenue. Over the years, JD.com has set the standards for online shopping through the provision of high-quality products. The company offers a wide range of products, which include electronics, cosmetics, apparel, and fresh food. With its robust nationwide supply chain and logistics infrastructure network, Jingdong has set the standards in services delivery, creating an enjoyable online experience for the customers.
The Corporate Social Responsibility team at JD.com has put the company in a position of creating and implementing programs, which emphasize sustainable growth and development. Through their coordinated effort, every aspect of JD.com’s footprint from the production, packaging sale and delivery is well calculated. The sole aim is to ensure that the total effect of the company’s services to society and the environment is a lasting positive impact. Over the years, The Corporate Social Responsibility team at JD.com has helped the company to contribute significantly to education social innovation and environmental protection
In recognition of the company’s effort towards environmental protection and social welfare in the past five years, The SEAL Awards announced JD.com as one of the winners of the 2018 SEAL Business Sustainability Award. The award is recognition of those companies, which have made a remarkable contribution to environmental achievement and sustainability. Upon receiving the award, Jingdong joins the league of world leading brands such as Seventh Generation, Impossible Foods, Nike, Patagonia, Apple and, Samsung. The award is a testimony to the company’s commitment to social innovation and sustainable development.
During the announcement, Libo Ma, the head of corporate social responsibility at JD.com, said it is a great honor for the company to receive the award. He added that the company deserved the award, bearing in mind the efforts and resources that the company has put toward sustainable environmental practices in business for the last five years. He was happy that the company has joined the ranks of other notable organizations, which have received the award in the past.
In a separate rejoinder, Matt Harney, Founder of the SEAL Awards, said that he was impressed with JD.com’s innovation in recycling. The environmentally friendly packaging, he said, scored high among the entire judging panel.