Online car retailing: harder than it looksThursday 05 April 2018
Interesting to read about Shift's partnership with Cox/Mannheim to provide the physical infrastructure to underpin its online sales. Turns out grungy things like storage and reconditioning centers aren't going to be digitised any time soon.
We think Mannheim (and similar businesses) are onto a winner here - and are much more likely to make money out of online car retailing than the online retailers themselves!
Same day delivery: wrong for Uber, right for the brave
Uber has shut down its same day parcel delivery business, and in fact it never made it beyond three US test cities