According to reports, users can place an order in advance in HEMA app, scan the code to pick up the meal in the self pick-up cabinet, and complete the whole digital performance within 2 minutes. The average area of the small box store is no more than 30 square meters. Each store has 24 pick-up cabinets, and each cabinet takes only 130 seconds on average.
HEMA said that HEMA pioneered the online new economys online booking cabinet pick-up mode. The opening of six stores at the same time marks the beginning of standardization and large-scale replication of this model.
As for the future store opening plan, HEMA CEO Hou Yi said that by the end of this year, HEMA will open 60 stores along the Shanghai subway station, covering core office buildings, business districts and high-density communities, so that more Shanghai citizens can enjoy high-quality life under the online new economy. (Peng Lihui)
Source: Wang Fengzhi, editor in charge of Netease science and Technology Report_ NT2541