oBike oBituary: The Cost of Bike Sharing


by Ciaran Saward October 05, 2018

If anyone has recently been struggling to get into the obike app, you may be aware that the Singapore-based company have folded their UK offices. You can see this former employee’s post from August on their facebook page:

 
 
We’ve said it before (check out our previous User's Guide post for a comparison of cost models) – the concept is good, but does the economic model need a review? The answer it seems, is yes.

So what needs to change in order make the vision of dockless bike-sharing a successful reality?
 
(Original photo by Edwardx)



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