The 5th National University Student Logistics Solution Design Competition of "Zhengming Cup", named by Shanghai Zhengming Modern Logistics Co., Ltd. and sponsored by the Steering Committee of Logistics Management and Engineering of Higher Schools of the Ministry of Education and China Federation of Logistics and Purchasing, passed 15 cases involving the current status and trend of cold chain, fresh electric business mode operation, Internet+, free trade zone and cold chain logistics, supply chain finance, vehicle scheduling, northwest network construction, cold storage design, end distribution, customer relationship management, brand culture construction and other aspects. These cases represent the future direction of the industry and provide a solid foundation for the success of the competition.
From July 2015 to April 2016, the competition lasted for 196 days and involved nearly 40,000 college students and more than 4,000 instructors, with 502 teams qualifying for the preliminary round. In the preliminary and final stages, the competition was judged by a team of industry experts, university professors, government representatives and enterprise managers, and 60 teams entered the final in strict accordance with more than 20 evaluation indicators. After a debate and repeated evaluation by the expert group, 12 first prize, 22 second prize, 26 third prize, 1 enterprise best value award, 6 excellent organization award and 1 special organization award were finally awarded.
In order to enhance the interaction between the universities and Zheng Ming, and effectively strengthen the target and practicality of the program, Zheng Ming organized an enterprise open day, question and answer, on-site research, final debate and other activities to further stimulate the creativity of university students and promote the transformation of the results of the event.