Dec 16, 2021|

JD Logistics Inks Partnership with Dongfeng Automobile


by Yuchuan Wang

JD Logistics (JDL) and Dongfeng Automobile (DFAC), a leading Chinese auto maker, signed a partnership on Dec. 14. Under the partnership, the two companies will explore in new logistics businesses, new cold chain technologies and new delivery models, based on the research in Internet of Vehicles, cloud computing and more advanced technologies.

In addition, DFAC will collaborate with JDL in optimizing the supply chain processes and operating costs to further improve its service level and satisfaction rate for DFAC’s dealers, in the areas of inventory planning, last mile delivery and more. Leveraging JDL’s nationwide supply chain infrastructure and solutions, DFAC will also be able to explore in omni-channel marketing and fulfillment.

Xiaoping Lu, executive deputy general manager of DFAC, said that the collaboration with JDL will further accelerate DFAC’s digital transformation and promote the quality development of the supply chain and logistics industry.

JDL has provided supply chain solutions for over 200,000 business clients. According to the company’s 2021 Q3 earnings, revenues from external customers continue to surpass 50% of the total revenue.