Marketing Report


Maniv announces $140m third early-stage venture fund to accelerate decarbonization and digitization of global transportation

11-04-2024 | 12:40:00
Maniv, a global venture capital firm based in Tel Aviv and NYC, announced the closing of its third fund, a $140 million vehicle to invest in seed and Series A stage startups that brings the firm’s assets under management to nearly $320 million.

Helsinki-based Basemark raises €22m to make driving safer with augmented reality

11-04-2024 | 12:31:00
Basemark, the provider of automotive augmented reality (AR) software that enables original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) to develop AR applications for their cars, has raised €22 million in series B funding.

Volvo and Renault Group create a joint venture for the generation of electric vans

27-03-2024 | 09:38:36
The new company, which will be based in France, will address the growing needs of decarbonized and efficient urban logistics.

Mobility fintech startup Moove secures $100m Series B funding round to accelerate global growth

26-03-2024 | 10:54:00
Moove, the global mobility fintech that democratizes access to vehicle ownership for mobility entrepreneurs, announced it has raised $100 million in a Series B funding round, valuing the company at $750 million.

Lyft taps Nielsen to drive advertising insights

22-03-2024 | 11:32:36
Nielsen, a global player in audience measurement, data and analytics, and Lyft have announced a new agreement for measurement of Lyft’s in-app advertisements through Lyft Media.

Heineken announces first cross-border electric freight journey in partnership with Einride

13-02-2024 | 09:32:41
This is in line with Heineken’s ambition to reach net-zero carbon emissions in the value chain by 2040, with logistics representing 12% of their total carbon footprint.

Anheuser-Busch, MADD and Uber partner on combating drunk driving campaign

24-11-2023 | 07:22:59
As part of the next phase of the Decide to Ride campaign, the coalition is teaming up with Anheuser-Busch wholesaler partner Flint Hills Beverage to help combat drunk driving during the Kansas State Wildcats' 2023 football season. 

Joe Public Cape Town launches Uber One campaign

30-08-2023 | 08:20:00
Joe Public Cape Town recently helped launch Uber's latest campaign, Uber One, a brand-new membership programme that brings together the best of Uber and Uber Eats.

IKEA and partners to lower carbon emissions on one of the longest non-stop rail distances in Europe

20-03-2023 | 08:47:17
IKEA does 2 million shipments a year and 4.3% of the total IKEA value chain climate footprint comes from product transport.

Volvo Group accelerates sustainable mobility with innovation hubs on three continents

10-03-2023 | 14:45:41
Under the CampX concept, startups with promising technologies for electric and autonomous vehicles and digital solutions are invited to collaborate with Volvo’s chief engineers and business experts during short validation projects at the CampX innovation hubs.

Shell to acquire Volta to accelerate decarbonization of the transportation sector

27-01-2023 | 11:50:51
Volta Inc. has announced the execution of a definitive merger agreement under which Shell USA Inc., a subsidiary of Shell plc, will acquire Volta in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately $169 million.

[eMarketer] Uber expands retail media push into UK market

14-12-2022 | 13:52:17
Uber is expanding its retail media push into Europe by appointing Paul Wright, who most recently worked for Farfetch and Amazon, to lead Uber Advertising for the UK and Ireland.

IKEA bets on solar-powered cargo bikes to reduce the home delivery climate footprint

08-12-2022 | 15:11:15
For the last couple of years, IKEA retailers have been introducing electrical trucks for home delivery services. Now, the IKEA franchisor adds a more sustainable alternative home delivery transport solution: Solar-powered cargo bikes.

Maersk and Carbon Sink partner to accelerate green marine fuels production

02-12-2022 | 16:15:41
The commercial start is anticipated in 2027 and Maersk intends to purchase the full volume produced at the plant, with options for the output of subsequent Carbon Sink facilities at other locations.

Coca-Cola begins making local deliveries in Belgium with 30 electric Renault Trucks vehicles

25-11-2022 | 11:42:33
Through a key partnership with Renault Trucks, the beverage manufacturer is electrifying one-fifth of its truck fleet and creating the largest fleet of electric trucks in Belgium.

Dutch mobility organisation Goedopweg chooses iO as its permanent digital partner

08-11-2022 | 12:05:00
Goedopweg and iO are joining forces to build a digital (B2B) platform, aimed at inspiring and activating entrepreneurs and business managers to get started with sustainable mobility.

Maersk and Spanish Government to explore large-scale green fuels production

03-11-2022 | 14:47:37
Signing the Protocol marks a significant milestone in the collaboration that, if implemented in full, could deliver up to 2 mil. tonnes of green fuels per year.

KlearNow expands into Spain to expedite customs clearance

31-10-2022 | 13:56:00
KlearNow, a pioneer in smart logistics as a service (LaaS), announced the company is expanding into Spain to help improve the customs clearance processes at the country's 15 major ports, airports, and cross-border terminals.   

Uber launches dedicated advertising division to serve the world’s biggest brands

20-10-2022 | 15:34:34
Uber Technologies, Inc. has formally launched its advertising division and unveiled Uber Journey Ads, an engaging way for brands to connect with consumers throughout the entire ride process.

Segway-Ninebot awards integrated media duties to Essence in China

21-09-2022 | 15:33:09
Essence has announced that it has been awarded integrated media duties for smart short-distance transportation and robotics company Segway-Ninebot in China

Esri collaborates with RB Rail AS to build sustainable rail infrastructure in EU

31-08-2022 | 12:06:35
Rail Baltica's purpose is to provide sustainable passenger and freight service between participating countries and improve rail connections between central and northern Europe.