Rivian Makes Battery Supply Deal
April 13, 2021—Rivian will partner with Samsung SDI to supply its battery cells, according to Tech Crunch.
Samsung SDI has already worked out deals with BMW Group for a decade-long battery supply. This move with Rivian will test the company's claim to durable, all-weather-conditions operation.
A statement from the companies says that Rivian has been working with Samsung throughout its vehicle development of the pickup and SUV.