Countless industries from music to razor blades have been transformed by digital businesses adopting the subscription model. Some industries have seen Global brands partnering with young innovative technology start-ups in order to explore new business models and tackle legacy issues. Today you are seeing both!
Wagonex has partnered with Volvo Financial Services to launch a flexible truck rental platform in association with Renault Trucks Financial Services and Renault Truck Commercials Limited. This partnership with the Volvo Group was formed during the Volvo Group iLabX accelerator programme in Greensboro North Carolina. Wagonex was one of seven companies shortlisted from hundreds of applicants to participate in the programme.
A formidable force generated by the combination of an East London start-up, a Swedish automotive group and a French vehicle manufacturer. The team selected combined senior leaders from all three companies. Experts and advisors covering automotive, insurance, technology, e-commerce, marketing, finance & regulation with 10 weeks to launch a pilot with LCVs. This our second with Trucks.
Our team achieved a huge amount in a very short timeframe. Being able to have a Truck on a flexible basis and switching when you choose through is incredible. Our team is very excited by the potential this partnership has to make a difference in a huge market in need of dramatic change. Please take a look, if you haven’t already, sign up to the platform and we look forward to keeping you posted with updates and news.