AEG, Lyft strike rideshare, bike, scooter partnership for music events

Lyft Inc. has struck another deal to provide transportation services at major entertainment destinations. The San Francisco company has inked with Los Angeles-based Anschutz Entertainment Group (AEG) to be the exclusive rideshare, bike and scoote.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 27th, 2019

Bird, Lime and Uber just got shut out in SF scooter battle

San Francisco shuts major mobility start-ups Uber, Lyft, Bird and Lime out of first year program to test scooter rentals in the city......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 30th, 2018

Lime Is Facing An Issue With Its Electric Scooters – Again

Over the last few months, electric scooter company Lime has been in the news repeatedly – but usually for the wrong reasons. Uber-backed startup Lime has been in a fierce battle for dominance in the electric bike-sharing market. Lyft (the U.S. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJan 14th, 2019

Cuomo won"t commit to legalizing e-bikes and scooters

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is not quite ready to let go of the seat of the city's electric bike and scooter users. The Democrat gave a noncommittal comment about the future of a bill the state Legislature... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJun 24th, 2019

Bike share companies trying to stake a claim in Sacramento"s suburbs

Electric bike-share and scooter-share companies are planning to test the waters in Sacramento's suburbs, including a pilot project that will roll out later this year in Elk Grove, Folsom and Rancho Cordova. The three cities are planning a pilot p.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 21st, 2019

Dockless bike rentals coming to Philadelphia

While the future of e-scooters in Philadelphia hangs in the balance, the city is moving forward with a pilot program for dockless bike sharing with proposed regulations. Barring any requested public hearings, the pilot could begin as soon as the fall.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 19th, 2019

This scooter and bike startup is growing locally — and looking for a new regional manager

Scooter and electric bike startup Lime is hiring a new general manager to oversee Maryland, D.C. and Virginia as it continues to push into new local sub markets. The general manager for the Mid-Atlantic will oversee a team of more than 40 full-tim.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 10th, 2019

Lyft unit sues San Fransisco over bike-share exclusivity contract, TC reports

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJun 10th, 2019

Lyft seeks to block bikeshare competition, sues San Francisco

Lyft has sued the city of San Francisco, alleging the city has broken the company’s exclusive right to bike-sharing business. In May, the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (SFMTA) looked to ramp up its rental game to 11,000 bicycles —.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 7th, 2019

High-end exercise bike group Peloton files for IPO

The company joins a wave of tech companies rushing to the public market this year, including ride-hailing apps Lyft and Uber, scrapbooking site Pinterest and Beyond Meat. However, the performances of the companies that have gone public have been mixed......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 5th, 2019

Uber’s First Earnings After IPO May Reveal More About Its Scooter Ambitions

It's investing big money. But will it pay off? Uber and Lyft are spending big money to ramp up their .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 30th, 2019

Lyft testing car rentals for longer and further trips, Digital Trends says

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallMay 13th, 2019

Lyft will add Citi Bike to its app

Citi Bike locations will soon appear on Lyft apps across the city.The company announced this week that it would integrate the location of Citi Bike's 12,000 bicycles into the same interface city... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkApr 21st, 2019

Lyft pulls electric bikes in three U.S. cities after complaints about braking

Lyft Inc is removing several thousand electric bikes from service in its bike-share program in New York, Washington and San Francisco because of a braking problem, the ride-hailing company said on Sunday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 14th, 2019

Uber Plans to Roll Ahead of Competition With Custom Electric Scooters

Uber is developing a custom scooter it says will put it ahead of rivals like Lyft and Bir.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMar 14th, 2019

Lyft Is Eyeing Its Own Electric Scooter Service in San Francisco - Fortune

FortuneLyft Is Eyeing Its Own Electric Scooter Servi.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsMay 21st, 2018

Lyft Is Eyeing Its Own Electric Scooter Service in San Francisco

As if e-scooter mania wasn't crazy enough. Lyft appears to be joining th.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 21st, 2018

Lyft is looking to launch an electric scooter service in San Francisco

John Zimmer According to The Information, Lyft is seeking a permit to launch an e-scooter rental service in San Francisco. I.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 21st, 2018

Here Are the Big Players in the Great Scooter Startup War

Bird, LimeBike, Spin, and Lyft are all competing for a slice of the scooter market. Electric scooters are exploding in popularity. So much so that "Bird hunting" is now a thing (we don’t mean actually hunting.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 22nd, 2018

A startup born at MIT just got $16 million to build better hardware for bike and scooter sharing

Superpedestrian Superpedestrian, a startup born out of MIT, has raised $16.5 million in funding from top-tier venture.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 23rd, 2018