The latest addition to the Groupe Renault electric light commercial vehicles (LCV) range, the Master Z.E has been chosen by the Dutch postal company PostNL to ensure zero emissions deliveries. PostNL will deploy a fleet of 17 vehicles during 2018 and is aiming to cover 25 city centres by 2025. Alliance Senior Vice President, Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi LCV Business, Ashwani Gupta explains how Master Z.E. effectively meets the needs of companies specializing in “last mile deliveries”.
International Day of Disabled Persons was observed on December 3. Christine Bruhat, Head of Diversity, talks about Groupe Renault's inclusion policy and the partnership it recently formed with Handicap International.
On November 14 2017, Groupe Renault and ESCP Europe announced the creation of a new chair in Intercultural Management. Carlos Ghosn, Chairman and CEO of Groupe Renault and Mouna Sepehri, Executive Committee member and Executive Vice President of Groupe Renault, attended the inauguration on the ESCP Europe campus.
On March 20, Groupe Renault and RCI Bank and Services became partners of Techstars, the globally known American startup accelerator that recently opened a branch in Paris. This open innovation initiative is continuing Groupe Renault’s culture of partnerships and a key component of an innovation ecosystem. Discover Nadine Alibert-Frégeac's expert opinion on open innovation.
The Las Vegas Consumer Electronics Show (CES), one of the world’s biggest technology innovation gatherings, runs from January 5 to 8. Carlos Ghosn will be there to champion the Renault-Nissan Alliance on January 5. And Groupe Renault is taking this opportunity to showcase its ongoing work to illustrate new ways of thinking about mobility as technology meets transportation.
Renault was a founding member of the French candidacy initiative, in 2013, alongside twenty or so major French companies, including Carrefour, Air France, SNCF, Bouygues and LVMH. It thus commits to full-scale involvement in a global event that marks a major impetus for progress.
Renault will be implementing bio-inspired vision technologies to extend the capabilities of its driver assistance and autonomous vehicle systems.
Groupe Renault is working with the Palace of Versailles for the first time ever to help fund the restoration of the palace’s Peace Room.
This year sees a brand new model —New Espace— as official car for the Cannes Film Festival, which runs from 13 to 24 May 2015. Its duties will include taking silver-screen stars, directors and other celebrities up to the famous Festival Palace staircase. To coincide with this major event, Renault is launching a contest on the @Renault_Live Instagram account!
Renault and Strate have signed a partnership agreement to promote the training of talented young designers. The initiative brings benefits for both partners: Renault strengthens its image as an employer with the students of Strate, a source of potential talent for its industrial design department, and contributes in return to their professional development.