Berlin’s Blacklane raises $26M to broaden its high-end chauffeur-driven sustainable cars and truck service
As the Ubers of the world continue to scale, a smaller on-demand transportation startup has actually raised some funding in Germany, underscoring the chances that remain for startups in the space targeting particular service specific niches. Blacklane — — the Berlin startup that offers on-demand black-car chauffeur services in Berlin, London, Dubai, Los Angeles, New York, Paris, Singapore […] Blacklane has taken the opportunity to cater to travelers’ emerging requirements,” said Dr. Jens Wohltorf, CEO and co-founder of Blacklane, in a statement. And while it is coming at an up round, Blacklane is not revealing any figures, nor has it ever disclosed appraisal. The reason factor Blacklane has managed handled raise at an up round tells another side of the storyNevertheless As companies in transportation and travel gingerly started to show the smaller sized indications of healing last summertime, so too did Blacklane. Previously this month, it included “chauffeur hailing” in 22 cities, an on-demand service that minimized the lead time for an order to under 30 minutes (its previous service was based on more innovative bookings)….