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Automotive Lyft 'Green Mode' Lets Riders Choose Electric Vehicles

Lyft intends to align with consumer interest in sustainability while helping promote EV drivers with a feature that lets riders select an environmentally friendly vehicle

Delivery & Logistics Future Amazon Customers Can Retrieve Their Packages From Public Buses

In an effort to help bolster public transit in an era of ridesharing as well as increase its last-mile delivery options, Amazon acquired a patent to use public buses as mobile delivery pick-up points

Entertainment Cargo Offers Rideshare Customers Discounted Event Tickets

Riders can request a special code from their driver that gives them access to exclusive ticket pricing on concerts and sporting events

Brand Activation & Immersion NYRIW Preview: Experiential Retail Studio Founder On Captivating The Phygital Consumer

Ahead of speaking on the panel IRL Retail Design in a Digital Age, Whereabout founder and creative director Gabriela Baiter explains how the studio helps digitally native brands as well as retailers like Uber and Floyd enable dynamic, interactive, memorable experiences that foster community and drive engagement

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel Uber Customers Can Select E-Bikes As Their Mode Of Transport

Uber's acquisition of Jump and its latest e-bike model is intended to give the rideshare a competitive edge in its market, as companies look to offer additional and eco-friendly modes of transit

Cafe & Restaurant Starbucks Customers Can Soon Have Their Order Delivered

As drive-through, mobile ordering and delivery become an increasingly important aspect of retail services, one of the U.S.' largest coffee chains is soon to bring customers' orders to their door

Loyalty & Membership Lyft Local Campaign Supports New Yorkers Affected By L Train Shutdown

Capitalizing on the slated April train closure, Lyft is targeting affected NYC commuters with a campaign highlighting its new local-specific services and features

Food & Beverage Uber Eats' 'Specials' Lets Restaurants Trade Discounted Combos For Promoted Placement

Uber Eats is testing out a new Specials section of its app that will let restaurants offer discounted combos in exchange for highlighted promotion on the app's lists

Post Purchase Service & Support Uber Offers Riders Four Levels Of Loyalty With Rewards Program Launch

The rideshare's loyalty program allows customers to earn points for their use of any of its services, spanning food and transportation, that reward them with credit towards future rides, free upgrades, surge-price protection and more

Retail Uber's Subscription Plan Offers Members Flat Rates And Discounted Rides

Currently being tested in cities like Austin, Los Angeles and Denver, the ride-hail service's monthly plan costs $14.99 and claims to save members 15% on travel

Events Interview: How Uber Is Activating Its Customers And Celebrating Its Drivers

In conjunction with the Austin City Limits festival, Uber staged an activation celebrating the city's musicians who drive for the ridesharing app when they're not on stage

Grocery, Convenience & Supermarket Uber May Soon Be Delivering Groceries As Well As Takeout

After the success of Uber's takeout delivery service, the ridesharing company has plans to venture into the grocery delivery world

Health Former Uber Exec Launches Mental Health App To Make Therapy More Accessible

Inspired by his experience working in a stressful environment, a former Uber executive created an app called Basis that helps provide support to those in environments where help may be lacking or stigmatized

Shopper Marketing & Promotions Uber Hosts A Music Festival Showcasing The Talent Of Its Drivers

Uber Radio Live is a three-day concert that will highlight the music of Austin's Uber drivers, part of the brand's overarching efforts to better its company culture and support its employees, while also providing its customers with interactive entertainment