New Partnership Encourages Consumers to Donate With The Tap Of An App
On-the-way delivery network offers funding and safe transportation to pets nationwide to help the National Canine Cancer Foundation
Roadie Inc., the on-the-way delivery network, today announced that it will provide free pickup and delivery for Roadie gigs traveling to and from Baton Rouge — allowing people to send much-needed clothing, supplies and other non-perishable goods to friends and family affected by the devastating floods in the region. Users simply post items they want to send, and Roadie will cover the cost of delivery through its on-the-way community of drivers.
Warren Stephens, UPS Strategic Enterprise Fund lead investment from new and existing investors to drive growth of platform
June 14, 2016 – Roadie, Inc., the on-the-way delivery network, today announced a $15 million Series B round to make delivering anything easy, convenient and cost-efficient. Roadie will use this funding to broaden its partnerships, build new distribution channels and expand its capacity, in order to accelerate the goal of providing same-day, out-of-the box delivery, across town or across the country.
Roadie, Inc., the on-the-way delivery network that connects people who have items to send with drivers who are already heading in the right direction, has teamed up with Zipcar, the world’s leading car sharing network, to offer even more benefits to Atlanta communities.
Roadie users can now send items from their desktop, as easily as they can from their mobile phones.
UPS Capital, a subsidiary of UPS® (NYSE:UPS), today announced its licensed affiliate, UPS Capital Insurance Agency, Inc., will provide Roadie, Inc., a neighbor-to-neighbor delivery network, with a parcel insurance solution that will protect items shipped via the Roadie community with a value up to $10,000.
Roadie, Inc. announced today that it’s partnering with Atlanta-based musician, entrepreneur and actor Chris Bridges, aka Ludacris, to promote its app-based shipping community that connects people with items to send with drivers already heading in the right direction.
“Ludacris’ commitment to making Atlanta awesome through innovative music, charitable giving and entrepreneurship, and his passion for the Atlanta tech scene, make him an ideal partner for Roadie,” said Marc Gorlin, founder and CEO of Roadie.
Roadie, Inc. announced it won the Red Herring Top 100 North America Award earlier this month in San Diego, at an annual event that recognizes the year’s most exciting and innovative technology companies from the U.S. and Canada. Roadie was selected among thousands of entrants and hundreds of finalists for its transformative business model, which has the potential to disrupt the $90B shipping industry struggling to address the needs of the growing on demand economy. Roadie is an “on-the-way” delivery network that connects people with items to send with drivers already heading in the right direction.
Roadie, Inc., announced today it has been short-listed for Red Herring’s Top 100 North America award, a prestigious list honoring the year’s most promising private technology companies from the North American business region. Read More
Roadie, Inc., today launched a new service called Predictive Delivery™, designed to deliver items to members of its community, before they know they need them. By tapping into the excess capacity of passenger vehicles already on the road, Roadie is the most efficient and cost-effective way to deliver items to people who never knew they wanted them.
Predictive Delivery™ is enabled by a unique sensing technology that detects brain wave patterns from invisible electrodes in a person’s scalp and uses proprietary algorithms to interpret the mental activity being performed by the person, namely subconscious wants, desires and future intentions. See this revolutionary brain sensing technology in action in the product video:
Roadie, Inc. today announced that its “on-the-way” delivery network is expanding nationwide and is now available in all 50 states. Roadie made the announcement during the first day of the Montgomery Summit for leaders in technology and finance being held in Santa Monica, California. Read More
Roadie, Inc. and Waffle House restaurants today announced a new partnership that makes Waffle House the first official Roadie Roadhouse. Roadie is the “on-the-way” delivery network that connects people with items to send with drivers already heading in the right direction. Read More
Roadie, Inc., launched today with $10 million in Series A funding and its Roadie mobile app, which puts unused capacity in passenger vehicles to work by connecting people with items to send with drivers already heading in the right direction. Read More