And so just as people are ordering groceries, cleaners and laundry delivery from their mobile phones, Soothe provides a way for them to book same-day appointments with massage therapists who come to them.
Collaborative consumption and the sharing economy are hugely disruptive trends in digital media currently. Join StrategyEye at The Escalator, in East London, on Thursday 26th February 2015 for our latest event: ‘The Future Of Marketplaces And The Sharing Economy’ for the latest insights and analysis on this space.
Perhaps you haven’t heard of the terms, “Sharing” or “Collaborative” Economy, but I’m sure you’re familiar with Airbnb, Etsy, Task Rabbit and Uber–successful start-ups that enable millions of people to share goods and services that they otherwise would have to purchase from companies.
In conversation with Robert Preville, Founder and CEO of KWIPPED, a new addition to the Sharing Economy. The company provides a marketplace type of platform for equipment owners and those who require the same, and helps them collaborate and utilize the assets in the best possible way.