Lime and Scoot veterans have constructed Ridepanda, a one-stop micromobility marketplace

Lime and Scoot veterans have constructed Ridepanda, a one-stop micromobility marketplace

Chinmay Malaviya and Charlie Depman discovered themselves at the center of the shared micromobility industry just as it took off, working for business like Bird, Lime and Scoot. They experienced a rollercoaster trip of venture financing and increasing need, product pitfalls and regulative hurdles. It was in the midst of this activity that the set […] Ridepanda released in late September a new website with an improved user interface, a “Ridefinder Test” that helps people discover the right product, as well as other support services. The Ridepanda homepage. Visitors to Ridepanda will find the”Ridefinder Test, “which lets users choose the electric bike, moped or scooter icon, their height and weight, leading usages and, lastly, choices, like collapsible or cargo and budget plan. Ridepanda is focused on the U.S. market for now, particularly cities like Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, Portland, San Francisco and Seattle. …

Why micromobility may emerge from the pandemic more powerful than prior to

Why micromobility may emerge from the pandemic more powerful than prior to

Considering that its creation, shared micromobility services have been in a precarious position– one supported by millions of dollars in venture capital. The COVID-19 pandemic has actually brought even more chaos upon an industry that has actually long had a hard time with system economics. It has led to mass layoffs, operation shutdowns throughout numerous markets and more consolidation. […] , shared micromobility services have been in a precarious position– one supported by millions of dollars in endeavor capital. The COVID-19 pandemic has actually brought even more chaos upon an industry that has long struggled with system economics. Dediu, an expert who created the term “micromobility “and founded Micromobility Industries, sees the silver lining in the pandemic for micromobility as it relates to the adoption of public transit options. …