Mao Yiian, head of Meituan’s drone business, said: “At present, most domestic takeaway services in scenic spots and campsites can only deliver goods to the door. Users must walk outside the scenic spot to pick up a glass of ice.coffeeTaking back the camp may turn into coffee and water. In the last 3 kilometers, the technology represented by drones can play a greater role in distribution. “The coffee pop-up store in Shanghai is just a starting point,” he said: “In the future, we hope to deliver more useful products to the tents to bring more and better consumption experience to users. “
It is reported that this coffee pop-up store is the outpost of Meituan’s drone business expansion in Shanghai. According to the plan, Meituan will land the first UAV normalized trial operation route in Shanghai. Previously, Meituan’s drone business has been in normal trial operation in Shenzhen, Hangzhou and other places for nearly two years. Up to now, its delivery service has been launched in 4 business districts in Shenzhen, with routes covering more than 10 communities and office buildings, serving nearly 20,000 households, and completing nearly 60,000 orders for real users; in Hangzhou, drones It is also carrying out normalized nucleic acid sample transportation. As of July 12, nearly 2 million nucleic acid samples have been delivered. In addition, Meituan UAV has recently reached cooperation with dozens of brands such as Baiguoyuan, Hefu Lao Noodle, and Manner, which can provide users with meals, drinks,fresh fruitand other product selection.