The deal was announced today, January 5th, 2022, along with a series of multi-year agreements. One of them will make Amazon the first commercial customer of the new Ram ProMaster Battery electric vehicle in 2023. The latter will become part of the American retail giant’s sustainable supply network.
The two companies haven’t specified how many Ram electric vans Amazon will buy, but we should learn more later. The news is interesting as Amazon plans to buy Rivian electric vans as well.
In addition, the deal between Stellantis and Amazon also includes joint development and innovation initiatives. Stellantis’s global workforce is said to be with the help of AWS, Amazon Web Services, and they will work to reduce the vehicle manufacturer’s time to market.
By 2024, Stellantis will train more than 5,000 developers and engineers in AWS-related cloud technologies to accelerate its transformation from an enterprise to a data-driven enterprise in the cloud. With AWS …