The two companies plan to deploy 500 loaders and electric two-wheelers till March 2023 by adding approximately 100 vehicles to the fleet every month
AI Logistix, a start-up that aims to identify and resolve logistics and supply chain issues, has partnered with SUN Mobility, a provider of battery swapping services and energy infrastructure for electric vehicles (EVs), to become the last-mile delivery partner of India. As a client of Alchemy Mobility LLP, a green mobility service provider for last-mile delivery agencies, the Bengaluru-based start-up is availing of energy services provided by SUN Mobility.
As part of this partnership, the two companies plan to deploy 500 loaders and electric two-wheelers (E2Ws) by March 2023 by adding approximately 100 vehicles to the fleet every month. The initial deployment will focus on Bangalore and Hyderabad and extend across pan India. The partnership will also jointly provide customisable integrated 2W swap solutions to the rider partner to enhance vehicle utility and day-to-day mobility and reduce downtime.
Abdul Khadeer and Mamata Reddy, founders of AI Logistix, said, "Our technology and logistic services aim at ensuring efficiency in delivery with optimal cost and improved performance. Together with SUN Mobility, we will focus on addressing the environmental crisis by enhancing mobility performance through smart logistic solutions and become the profitable Last mile delivery companies for all segments in India."
Anant Badjatya, CEO of SUN Mobility, added, "Providing superior sustainable solutions and green mobility services have always been a key priority and specialisation of SUN Mobility. Our partnership with AI Logistix through Alchemy Mobility will help us combat everyday mobility challenges through intelligent and customisable solutions for electric three & two-wheelers. This partnership also expands our efforts to align with the Government's measures to boost EV adoption in India through battery swapping and vehicle safety solutions."
Founded in April 2021, AI Logistix is a green logistics initiative aiming to deliver zero carbon emission green deliveries by optimising the cost for customers and protecting the environment.
SUN Mobility provides energy services to the transport sector enabling electric vehicles to be refuelled more cheaply and conveniently, thereby helping mass adoption of electric vehicles globally and transition to a sustainable, pollution-free future possible.
Founded in 2017, the joint venture between SUN Group and Maini Group. In 2019, Bosch acquired stakes in SUN Mobility and Vitol, an independent oil trading organisation is also a strategic investor in the company.
SUN Mobility's energy solution, deployed at Swap Point, leverages its interoperable battery swapping technology through Smart Battery, Quick Interchange Station, and Smart Network. It has deployed over 115 Swap Points in 18 cities across India, powering over 40 million kilometers and over 1.8 million swaps in the country so far.