LOGISTICS

Alibaba Kick-Starts Logistics Push With USD1.5-Billion Hub at World’s Busiest Freight Airport

Alibaba Kick-Starts Logistics Push With USD1.5-Billion Hub at World’s Busiest Freight Airport

The logistics arm under Alibaba Group Holding plans to build a HKD12-billion (USD1.5 billion) digital distribution hub at Hong Kong…

Jun 7, 2018
Dou Shicong
Alibaba Plots New Logistics Hubs in Push for 72-Hour Deliveries to ‘Every House’ on Earth

Alibaba Plots New Logistics Hubs in Push for 72-Hour Deliveries to ‘Every House’ on Earth

Cainiao Network Technology, the logistics arm of e-commerce behemoth Alibaba Group Holding, plans to build five distribution hubs worldwide as…

Jun 1, 2018
Dou Shicong
Jack Ma Says Cainiao Network to Become ‘Brain’ of Logistics Industry With USD15.6 Bln Investment

Jack Ma Says Cainiao Network to Become ‘Brain’ of Logistics Industry With USD15.6 Bln Investment

Jack Ma Says Cainiao Network to Become ‘Brain’ of Logistics Industry With USD15.6 Bln Investment. Cainiao Network, an affiliated logistics…

May 31, 2018
Chen Juan
STO Express Chairman Looks to Increase Shareholding by at Least USD62 Million

STO Express Chairman Looks to Increase Shareholding by at Least USD62 Million

Chen Dejun, chairman and an actual controller of courier firm STO Express, plans to increase his stake in the company by between CNY400 million (USD62 million) and CNY800 million.

May 30, 2018
Liao Shumin
China Unveils Major Southbound Freight Channel to Complete Pan-Eurasian Logistics Network

China Unveils Major Southbound Freight Channel to Complete Pan-Eurasian Logistics Network

Efforts have intensified to build a southbound freight channel connecting China, members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations,…

May 28, 2018
Li Xiuzhong
AI, Smart Routing to Spearhead Alibaba, Cainiao’s Green Logistics Drive

AI, Smart Routing to Spearhead Alibaba, Cainiao’s Green Logistics Drive

AI, Smart Routing to Spearhead Alibaba, Cainiao’s Green Logistics Drive. Alibaba Group Holding Ltd.’s logistics arm plans to use artificial…

May 25, 2018
Yicai Global
Singaporean, Chinese Logistics Firms to Launch USD150 Million Belt and Road Fund

Singaporean, Chinese Logistics Firms to Launch USD150 Million Belt and Road Fund

Singapore’s YCH Group Pie Ltd. and Forchn Holdings Group Co. of China have agreed to jointly set up a CNY950…

Apr 26, 2018
Xu Wei
Supply Chain Finance is Key to Optimizing China’s Logistics Sector

Supply Chain Finance is Key to Optimizing China’s Logistics Sector

Improving China’s underdeveloped supply chain finance sector will be critical as the nation’s logistics firms look to ramp up efficiency and service quality, according to an industry influencer.

Apr 25, 2018
Shao Haipeng
Drone Deliveries Are on the Horizon in China as SF Express Wins Nation’s First License

Drone Deliveries Are on the Horizon in China as SF Express Wins Nation’s First License

A subsidiary of SF Holding Co., the operator of China’s largest private courier service SF Express, has secured the country’s first license to deliver packages using unmanned aerial vehicles.

Mar 28, 2018
Liao Shumin
JD.Com Officially Opens Its First UAV Distribution Center

JD.Com Officially Opens Its First UAV Distribution Center

China’s second-largest e-commerce firm JD.Com Inc. has put its first unmanned aerial vehicle distribution center into operation after completing successful…

Mar 27, 2018
Dou Shicong
 HNA Teams up with GLP to Establish Modern Logistics Eco-Chain

HNA Teams up with GLP to Establish Modern Logistics Eco-Chain

Chinese conglomerate HNA Group Co., best known for running Hainan Airlines Co., will team up with logistics giant Global Logistic Properties Ltd. to set up a world-leading modern logistics eco-chain.

Feb 28, 2018
Dou Shicong | Yicai Global
Transfar Zhilian Finds Partner to Leverage Big Data, IOT in Logistics

Transfar Zhilian Finds Partner to Leverage Big Data, IOT in Logistics

Transfar Zhilian Co. has partnered electronic security firm Hangzhou Hikvision Digital Technology Co. to advance the smart logistics sector with the Internet of Things and Big Data.

Feb 26, 2018
Dou Shicong