Tagged: Dockless

The expected end for Gobee.bike

In december 2017, I published a review about the problematic operation of the Gobbe.bike service in Lille. It was the first dockless bike-share service to be launched in France in october 2017. The green...

How Chinese dockless bike-share firms are managing customers deposits?

How Chinese dockless bike-share firms are managing customers deposits?

After the collapse of major chinese dockless bike-sharing companies, we are starting to discover what the deposit are using for… According to the law, deposits should be kept untouched, as they have to stay...

The tough experience of Gobee.Bike in Lille

In October, Gobee.bike launched in Lille, France, 500 of its dockless shared bikes. It was the first market for the company, and the first dockless bike-share scheme to be launched in France. Two months...

Bike-sharing growing in Japan with 7-Eleven

Softbank is definitely the of bike-sharing in Japan. They first launched Docomo bike-share in february 2017 together with NTT Docomo, making around 150 electric-assisted bicycles available at 32 stores in Tokyo and elsewhere. They...

The end of Bluegogo…

Hoho, what a rollercoaster! Bluegogo was doing fine at the beginning of 2017: with a 58M$ fundraise , they were in the top 3 of chinese dockless bike-sharing companies, and the first to try to...