Elettrify, the micromobility operator active in 15 cities across Italy, has chosen VAIMOO, the connected e-bike sharing system of the Angel Group already active in Denmark, Netherlands, Sweden, UK, and Poland, as a strategic partner for its debut in the bikesharing market.
The agreement between the two companies provides a first supply of 380 connected e-bikes, entirely designed and manufactured by VAIMOO in Italy, and which will implement Elettrify’s service starting from the major touristic venues of the Amalfi Coast, along with the Distretto Turistico Costa d’Amalfi. Further supplies will follow, in order to implement the capillarity of the service offered.
This a partnership in the name of “Made in Italy” that also involves 2hire, technical partner for smart mobility solutions, which has integrated its multimodal sharing management service with VAIMOO e-bikes supplied to Elettrify. An innovative project which perfectly suits the needs of both a urban mobility capillary and integrated with public services, and the ones of sustainable tourism.
“The agreement with Elettrify – declared Matteo Pertosa, CEO of VAIMOO confirms the quality and solidity of our offer, that aims at establishing mobility systems always more and more integrated, sustainable and tailored for both large urban areas and small touristic locations. It is an entirely Italian project which interconnects entrepreneurship and high-technologies of our Country, with the aim of creating innovative and high-value services.”
“Elettrify’s objective is to offer shared mobility solutions in the cities in which we are active - declared Alessandro Tordi, Co-Founder & CEO of Elettrify - Communities welcome us with enthusiasm, municipalities support our cause, partners believe in our sustainable model, not only in an environmental perspective. VAIMOO has been a natural choice. Our companies follow the same path, their solutions are of high quality so as the people, always present. The Italian market is vaste and mobility industry is just at its dawn, but the path is less difficult with the VAIMOO team.”
Founded in 2019, Elettrify was born with the aim of providing mobility services both to citizens and tourists. Before the pandemic it was a private service, then expanded to the public during summer 2020. At first, the service provided a few dozen of vehicles, but in just 18 months Elettrify expanded in important locations such as the Amalfi Coast with 600 vehicles in the cities of Tramonti, Positano, Praiano, Furore, Scala, Agerola, Ravello, Amalfi, Minori, Maiori, Cetara, Vietri sul Mare and in the islands of Ponza and Ventotene. Further locations are under implementation in Sardinia and Puglia, along with other cities in Northern Italy. Elettrify also works in the hospitality industry, with partnerships in the cities of Florence, Viareggio and again the Amalfi Coast, providing a customized service for high-end hotels. In 2022 Elettrify expects to cover 1 million rides and 200.000 users, with a reduction of 400 tons in Co2 emissions and enhancing people’s lives in the cities covered by service.
VAIMOO is the connected e-bike sharing solution whose objective is to empower transport authorities & operators in achieving a flexible, efficient, sustainable, safe and comfortable mobility experience.
Recently adopted by some of the largest European micro-mobility operators to extend their e-scooter sharing services in Denmark, Netherlands, Sweden, UK, and Poland, VAIMOO has in particular been implemented by the cycling capitals of Copenhagen, Rotterdam, Gdansk and Stockholm.
Its innovative and flexible e-Bike Sharing system includes e-bike fleets, docking stations, a management platform integrable with third-party transports, and an engaging App for a multimodal user’s journey.