Vanke Cold Chain and G7 Sign Strategic Partnership Agreement
SHANGHAI, April 27, 2018 - G7 has entered a strategic partnership with Vanke Cold Chain and G7. The two sides will collaborate to build a digitally-enabled integrated cold chain system.
(From left to right: G7 Chief Strategy Officer John Song, Senior Director of G7 Industry Solutions Division Shiguang Chang, Vanke Director of Cold Chain Operations Dechao You, Vanke General Manager of Cold Chain Juncheng Chen)
As China is facing a rapid increase in consumerism and consumption, food safety is a major concern. Enhanced logistics technology is critical to alleviating those risks, to ensure high quality across the entire transport life cycle. Vanke Cold Chain is a crucial component in the next developments phase of Vanke Logistics. It is part of Vanke Group's strategy for the urban and rural services: providing a fully-integrated supply chain landscape.
Through the comprehensive strategic partnership, Vanke and G7 plan to conduct in-depth explorations in information management, digitization, visualization, and intelligence in supply chain management, with the intention of pushing technological development forward for the cold chain industry.
Vanke (Chinese: 万科) is one of China's largest real estate developer groups and is engaged in developing, managing and selling properties across more than 65 mainland Chinese cities. It has been in operation for over 30 years and was listed on the Shenzhen Stock Exchange in 1991. It has a market cap of over US$40 billion.