Whenever there is mentioning of successful e-commerce businesses in Asia, JD.com never misses out. The Beijing based business has been setting the pace for e-commerce retailing ever since its inception. For instance, the firm recently took many in the business sector by surprise after it announced that it would be opening its a logistics networks doors to the public. This move is notable not only because it will help it expand into one of the most competitive arenas in China’s business landscape, but also because it will be the first e-commerce firm to venture into the area of parcel delivery services.
Once it is fully functional, this new parcel delivery service will enable those who use the JD.com app in cities of Beijing, Shanghai and Guangzhou to send their parcels within the city’s limits, and also throughout mainland China using the same reliable delivery service, which the company offers to its clients when they purchase products on its site. However, during the announcement, JD.com was quick to let app users know that the service is still a work on progress as it plans on expanding the program to include high value products, as well as make it available nationwide, hence making it the number one option for both residential and commercial deliveries for shippers in future.The company believes what it takes to ensure that over 90% of the orders placed on this service reach the recipients in a day or fewer thanks to its nationwide in-house logistics networks.
JD.com also believes that with the network, it can serve approximately 99% of China’s population without a strain. As per the statement offered by the company, those sending items can choose between high-speed rail and air depending on the urgency of the package. They can also opt for the firm’s mini-program delivery known as WeChat for pickups. Additionally, JD.com takes parcel delivery on a whole new level through the JD’s luxury white glove service which allows clients to send extra special packages.Jingdong’s CEO believes that this service takes JD an inch closer to its primary objective of opening up the infrastructure and technology that it has been building for the past one decade to more businesses and industries, thereby expanding its customer base and increasing its leverage.
From the beaches to the breathtaking Salto Yucuma Falls, Brazil is a country well known for its glamorous tourist attraction sites. Annually, Brazil attracts about 5 million tourists from neighboring countries. While the world is gradually traversing the globe unlike in the past, Brazil’s tourism industry is still stagnating. Compared to Miami, Brazil attracts fewer visitors from foreign countries because of the economic crisis and high tax level that led to the fall of various investments. Nevertheless, making it as a business professional is a rare fete that only a few individuals have achieved using excellent entrepreneurial acumen and dedication. Becoming a successful entrepreneur with an impeccable reputation in the tourism industry speaks well of an individual with competitive skills.
Guilherme Paulus is one such person that has been contributing to the development of this industry since his teenage years. Besides bagging the Entrepreneur of the Year award, Paulus co-founded CVC Brasil and has propelled the company towards exponential growth in the tourism sector. With his guidance, CVC has received recognition as one of the leading tour operators in the country.Entrepreneurship is more of building a business rather than inventing a brand. It’s also more of executing quality than coming up with a quality idea. Most fundamentally, it’s more about connecting to consumers and the team instead of reaping profits. Guilherme Paulus has exuded great entrepreneurial skills as he’s created a brand that supports more than 10,000 travelers annually. He’s also created policies that allow him to connect with staff and clients.CVC was founded in 1972 when Guilherme Paulus met Mr. Carlos Vicente who encouraged him.
Although he didn’t have the capital, Vicente knew that Paulus had extraordinary leadership skills. He financed the business, and Guilherme Paulus took over as the head of the company immediately. After a few years of operating, Carlos Vicente left the organization. Paulus assumed the ownership of CVC Brasil.Since 1972, CVC Brasil has served more than 1 million travelers according to confirmed bookings. The company offers a diversified portfolio of travel services for families with different income levels. It also provides clients with various travel products for more than 2,000 domestic as well as the international destination. The travel packages combine airfare and accommodations with flexible payment methods. For decades, CVC Brasil has offered quality leisure travel packages at affordable prices. The management has also provided clients with attractive value propositions for consumers. This company is one of the first providers of luxurious travel packages.