Ford is about to forge a deal with Alibaba, which will allow the automaker to sell its vehicles in China via Alibaba's online trading arm Tmall,
The deal envisages that cars purchased online will be delivered to buyers by franchise
In addition, the partnership with Alibaba could lead to the latest "
Although the two solutions could make the purchase much easier for consumers, not everyone is happy.
Speaking to Reuters, director of Shanghai-based consulting firm Automotive Foresight, Yale Zhang said it hurt traditional traders.
"If online sales and direct sales volumes were small, that's one thing, but if that format gains momentum it will definitely affect retailers, retail innovations are great, but they are inherently disruptive and can be Do not make everyone happy. "
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