It has emerged that Li & Fung are partnering with JD.com to accelerate the development of its digital supply chain.

Li & Fung has been on a journey to create the supply chain of the future and the strategic cooperation with JD will accelerate this development with a proven digital partner. Li & Fung will also grow its business in China by partnering with JD on private label initiatives for the China domestic market by leveraging its global network and digital supply chain. With the strong partnership between the Fung Family and Singapore-headquartered GLP Pte Ltd., and now the addition of JD, Li & Fung will be able to leverage its scale and digital capabilities to continue its journey of creating the end-to-end digital supply chain.

Spencer Fung, CEO of Li & Fung, said: “Our goal to create the Supply Chain of the Future and to improve the lives of one billion people in our global supply chain remains more relevant than ever in this turbulent world. The partnership with GLP and the addition of JD will be instrumental in further strengthening Li & Fung.”