Aug 27, 2016

Tokyo Metro to test parcel delivery services

Tokyo Metro Co. will test the feasibility of parcel delivery services using its subway system in cooperation with other rail and transportation firms, company sources said Saturday. Land transportation companies face a lack of truck drivers and also need to reduce carbon emissions and ...

Japan starts trial drone home delivery service in Chiba

Apr 11, 2016

Japan starts trial drone home delivery service in Chiba

The government and companies started a trial of a drone home delivery service in Chiba Prefecture on Monday, with drones loaded with packages flying between condominiums, commercial facilities and adjacent parks. The joint project involving the central government, the city of Chiba, research institutions ...