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Alibaba, Ford to work together on mobility and retail

Thursday 7 December 2017 | 13:54 CET | News
Alibaba and Ford have signed an agreement to work together in areas such as retail, connectivity and cloud computing. Under the terms of the three-year deal, Ford will cooperate with the Chinese e-commerce giant's AliOS, Alibaba Cloud, Alimama and Tmall business units covering operation system, cloud computing, digital marketing and online retail respectively. "Collaborating with leading technology players builds on our vision for smart vehicles in a smart world to reimagine and revolutionise consumers' mobility experiences,'' said Ford's president and CEO Jim Hackett in a statement.

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