Like Heyride Inc.

closed 2/15/2013 via PE Hub

SideCar, acquired Heyride Inc.

synopsis: SideCar, the leading on-demand rideshare community, announced it has acquired the assets of Heyride, Inc, an Austin-based rideshare community. SideCar uses smartphones to connect everyday drivers with a car with people nearby who need a ride.
buyer: SideCar
SideCar is a real-time ridesharing community that connects drivers with spare seats in their car to passengers who need instant rides across the city, via a user-friendly proprietary smartphone technology. "
target: Heyride Inc.
Inspired by the spread of collaborative consumption, Heyride disrupts the world of for-hire transportation by creating a marketplace where users are empowered to give and receive inexpensive, safe, on-demand rides using their smartphones.
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closed 3/20/2019 via BNC Analysis

Via ID, acquired Ubigo

synopsis: Via ID, a business accelerator that supports in the long term projects related to new modes of mobility, has acquired a majority stake in UbiGo, a Swedish mobility-as-a-service (MaaS) provider. UbiGo is a subscription service for all modes of transportation, including public transport, rental cars, bike-sharing, and more.
buyer parent: Mobivia Groupe S.A.
buyer: Via ID
Via ID is a business accelerator that supports in the long term projects related to new modes of mobility. Focused on smart, sustainable and everyday mobility, Via ID is looking for candidates with projects involved with big data, IoT, AI, the blockchain, multimodality, APIs, and more. "
target: Ubigo
UbiGo is a Swedish mobility-as-a-service (MaaS) provider. UbiGo is a subscription service for all modes of transportation, including public transport, rental cars, bike-sharing, and more. Their app allows users to easily book transportation and manage their subscription.
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closed 3/13/2018 via BNC Analysis

Easy Taxi, acquired Yaxi

synopsis: Easy Taxi, a mobile taxi booking app available in more than 30 countries, has acquired Mexico's Yaxi, a mobile application dedicated to booking taxis. Their software helps users and drivers by organizing, verifying, and giving access to safe and convenient transportation, enabling everyone to book safe taxi rides.
buyer: Easy Taxi
Based in Brazil, Easy Taxi is a mobile taxi booking app that is reliable and convenient to users and drivers. Easy Taxi can be used for both consumers or businesses to bring them to their destinations. Easy Taxi is available for use in more than 30 countries. "
target: Yaxi
Based in Mexico, Yaxi is a mobile application dedicated to booking taxis. Their software helps users and drivers by organizing, verifying, and giving access to safe and convenient transportation, enabling everyone to book safe taxi rides.
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announced 8/23/2017 via Company Press Release

Telepass S.p.A., will acquire Urbi

synopsis: Telepass S.p.A., a provider of electronic payment services, will acquire a majority stake in Urbi from Lastminute.com Group, a leader in the online travel and leisure industry. Urbi is a mobile app that allows users to search, book and pay for different mobility services such as car, scooter and bicycle sharing as well as taxis, and other services.
buyer parent: Atlantia S.p.A.
buyer: Telepass S.p.A.
Telepass S.p.A. offers electronic payment services for urban and suburban mobility such as electronic toll collection systems. They also offer the Telepass Pay mobile app, an integrated payment system for blue line parking spaces in Italy. "
target parent: Lastminute.com Group
target: Urbi
URBI is a free mobile app available for iOS and Android. The app provides a “one stop shop” place for Urban Mobility, enabling users to search, subscribe, book and pay for different mobility services such as car, scooter and bicycle sharing as well as public transport, taxis and other services.
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closed 1/20/2016 via Bloomberg

General Motors Corporation, acquired SideCar

synopsis: General Motors Co., one of the world's largest automakers, has acquired the technology and most of the assets of the San Francisco-based ride-hailing pioneer Sidecar Technologies Inc. SideCar is a real-time ridesharing community that connects drivers with spare seats in their car to passengers who need instant rides across the city.
buyer: General Motors Corporation (GM:$127,004.00)
General Motors, one of the world's largest automakers, traces its roots back to 1908. With its global headquarters in Detroit, GM employs 205,000 people in every major region of the world and does business in some 157 countries. "
target: SideCar
SideCar is a real-time ridesharing community that connects drivers with spare seats in their car to passengers who need instant rides across the city, via a user-friendly proprietary smartphone technology.
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closed 9/22/2014 via BNC Analysis

Lyft, acquired Hitch

synopsis: Hitch has announced that they have been acquired by Lyft. Hitch is the first on-demand multi-pickup solution--an iOS app offering an extremely affordable and convenient transportation solution. Rather than booking an entire car, users only reserve the amount of seats they need, allowing them to pick up other passengers heading the same location.
buyer: Lyft (:$3,615.96)
Lyft is an on-demand ridesharing service owned and operated by Zimride that operates in San Francisco, CA. Using the Lyft iPhone app, passengers can instantly request a pickup, and a safe, friendly driver will arrive within minutes. "
target: Hitch
Hitch is the first on-demand multi-pickup solution--an iOS app offering an extremely affordable and convenient transportation solution. Rather than booking an entire car, users only reserve the amount of seats they need, allowing them to pick up other passengers heading the same location.
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closed 7/12/2013 via BusinessWire

Enterprise Holdings, acquired Zimride

synopsis: Enterprise Holdings announced that it is acquiring the business of Zimride, an online service that efficiently connects drivers, passengers and partners with colleges and universities to facilitate sustainable transportation-management solutions. Zimride is the largest ride-matching program in the United States with more than 350,000 users.
buyer: Enterprise Holdings
Enterprise Holdings and its affiliate Enterprise Fleet Management together offer a total transportation solution. Combined, these businesses, which include extensive car rental and car-sharing services, commercial truck rental, corporate fleet management and retail car sales. "
target parent: Lyft
target: Zimride
Zimride makes sharing rides for drivers and passengers fun and easy. It’s a new spin on ridesharing, using social networks to enable real connections. In seconds users can set up a profile, see and book a ride in their area, or post a ride of their own.
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closed 6/22/2010 via PR Newswire

uShip, Inc., acquired Boxby Ltd.

synopsis: uShip, the global online transport marketplace, announced the acquisition of boxby.co.uk, the UK's first web site to offer a transport exchange for couriers. The transaction provides UK house removal firms and eBay couriers access to more delivery jobs, helping them run full and more efficiently as they battle rising fuels costs and VAT increases.
buyer: uShip, Inc.
uShip helps relieve the stress and high cost of moving hard-to-ship items, such as cars, furniture, pianos, boats, haulage, heavy equipment, pets and more. As the first and largest online transport marketplace, uShip connects people and businesses with feedback-rated transporters. "
target: Boxby Ltd.
Boxby Ltd. is the UK's first web site to offer a transport exchange for couriers.
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announced 7/10/2019 via BNC Analysis

Alfio Bardolla, will acquire Aste Giudiziarie

synopsis: Alfio Bardolla, the leading company in Europe in personal financial training, will be acquiring Aste Giudiziarie, a proprietary platform that aggregates real-estate properties in auction, targeting individuals who want to buy their first home at a discount and through a team of professionals.
buyer: Alfio Bardolla (BIT:ABTG:$10.90)
Based in Italy, Alfio Bardolla is the leading company in Europe in personal financial training that helps people become financially free. Through their seminars and products, they teach people how to develop methods to create and manage financial assets. "
target: Aste Giudiziarie
Based in Italy, Aste Giudiziarie is a proprietary platform that aggregates real-estate properties in auction, targeting individuals who want to buy their first home at a discount and through a team of professionals, accompanies them throughout the judicial operation of the chosen property.
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closed 3/24/2022 via Company Press Release

Whim App, acquired Quicko

synopsis: Finland-based MaaS Global, the world’s most mature mobility-as-a-service (MaaS) operator and the company behind the Whim app, has acquired Quicko, the leading MaaS player in Brazil. Whim and Quicko are both on a mission to transform the global transport sector by providing people in cities with a more sustainable alternative to a private car.
buyer: Whim App
Finland-based MaaS Global is the world leader in the field of Mobility-as-a-Service (MaaS) and the company behind the award-winning Whim app. With Whim, users can journey where and when they want with public transport, taxis, cars, bikes, e-scooters and various other options. "
target parent: CCR Group
target: Quicko
Based in Brazil, Quicko is an urban mass transit mobility app. Among the features of the application are: real-time information about the arrival time of buses, suggestions for the best route options, and transport card recharges, in addition to the location of bike-sharing stations.
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closed 8/5/2021 via BNC Analysis

ixigo, acquired AbhiBus

synopsis: ixigo, the largest mobile travel platform in India, has acquired AbhiBus, a bus ticket booking platform in India. AbhiBus enables people to book bus tickets from the convenience of their homes. Their web and mobile platform offers tickets for over 2,500 bus operators across India. The platform also allows users to book train tickets and hotels.
buyer parent: Elevation Capital
buyer: ixigo
ixigo is the largest mobile travel platform in India. ixigo aggregates and compares real-time travel information, prices & availability for flights, trains, buses, cabs, hotels and destinations. It has built apps and websites that have scaled to 25 million+ monthly active users. "
target: AbhiBus
AbhiBus is a bus ticket booking platform in India. AbhiBus enables people to quickly book bus tickets from the convenience of their homes. Their web and mobile platform offers tickets for over 2,500 bus operators across India. The platform also allows users to book train tickets and hotels.
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closed 7/14/2021 via BusinessWire

Updater Inc., acquired Dolly Inc.

synopsis: Updater, the leading technology platform powering the relocation industry, announced the acquisition of Dolly, the leading on-demand, final-mile delivery provider for big and bulky goods trusted by retailers like The Container Store, Lowe’s, Costco, Crate & Barrel, Big Lots!, and many more.
buyer: Updater Inc. (ASX:UPD:$0.91)
Updater makes moving easier by allowing users to transfer utilities, update accounts and records, forward mail, all on one platform. Through their partnerships with over 2,000 real estate companies across the country, they help millions of Americans enjoy a better moving experience every year. "
target: Dolly Inc.
Dolly is the leading on-demand, final-mile delivery provider for big and bulky goods trusted by retailers like The Container Store, Lowe’s, Costco, Crate & Barrel, Big Lots!, and many more.
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closed 6/24/2021 via BusinessWire

WhereiPark, acquired MonkeyParking

synopsis: WhereiPark, a leading digital marketplace for monthly parking, has acquired MonkeyParking, a mobile app that connects people looking for parking with driveway-owners. MonkeyParking enables property owners to rent out their vacant spots to residents and trusted users. The platform features solutions for bookings, payment, user registration and more.
buyer: WhereiPark
Founded in 2014, WhereiPark is a leading digital marketplace for monthly parking across North America. The company simplifies the process of finding and booking monthly parking for individuals and groups while creating a new revenue source for buildings. "
target: MonkeyParking
MonkeyParking is a mobile app that connects people looking for parking with driveway-owners. MonkeyParking enables property owners to rent out their vacant spots to residents and trusted users. The platform features solutions for bookings, payment, user registration, and more.
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announced 3/10/2021 via BNC Analysis

EasyPark, will acquire Parkmobile, LLC

synopsis: EasyPark Group, the European leader in parking and mobility technology, announced the intent to acquire North American-based ParkMobile. This deal expands EasyPark Group’s global footprint into the North American market, where ParkMobile is the #1 parking app with over 22 million users and a presence in 450 cities, including eight of the top ten.
buyer parent: Verdane Capital
buyer: EasyPark
EasyPark Group is the leading European provider of digital parking services. They deliver services that create a leap in cost efficiency and ease of use for parking, electric vehicle charging and parking guidance. "
target parent: ParkNow Group
target: Parkmobile, LLC
ParkMobile, LLC is the leading provider of smart parking and mobility solutions in North America, using a contactless approach to help millions of people easily find, reserve, and pay for parking on their mobile devices. Parkmobile is used in thousands of locations across the country.
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announced 12/3/2020 via BusinessWire

Helbiz, will acquire Skip Scooters

synopsis: Helbiz, a global leader in micro-mobility, announced plans to acquire the sharing operations of Skip, a San Francisco-based company which provides a scooter-sharing system in American cities.
buyer: Helbiz
Helbiz is a global leader in micro-mobility services. Launched in 2016 and headquartered in New York City, the company operates e-scooters, e-bicycles and e-mopeds in over 30 cities around the world including Washington, D.C., Alexandria, Arlington, Atlanta, Miami, Jacksonville, Milan and Rome. "
target: Skip Scooters
Skip is a San Francisco-based company which provides a scooter-sharing system in American cities. Skip differentiates itself from competitors by making sturdier scooters with larger batteries, offering instructional classes, and working with cities before rolling out.
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announced 9/23/2020 via Company Press Release

Hello Cycling, will acquire BLUU Smart Parking

synopsis: Open Street Inc., which develops share cycle business Hello Cycling has agreed to acquire the business of the parking sharing service "BLUU Smart Parking" operated by SoftBank to Open Street for strategic business integration. BLUU lets users secure parking spaces and pay with their smartphone.
buyer: Hello Cycling
Japan-based "HELLO CYCLING" and "HELLO SCOOTER" currently provided by Open Street in 206 cities, wards, towns and villages nationwide are dedicated applications for searching and reserving "stations", which are places for renting and returning electrically power assisted bicycles and scooters. "
target parent: Softbank Corporation
target: BLUU Smart Parking
BLUU Smart Parking is a parking share service provided by SoftBank based in Japan. From securing parking space to payment of charges, users can easily do it with just their smartphone. BLUU frees users from the stress of searching for a parking lot and the hassle of paying.
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announced 9/10/2020 via BusinessWire

SpotHero, will acquire Rover Parking

synopsis: SpotHero, the digital parking leader in North America, will acquire Rover Parking, a leading consumer parking app in Canada. The acquisition accelerates SpotHero’s market leadership position in North America, helping the company gain access to thousands of parking locations across Canada.
buyer: SpotHero
SpotHero is the digital parking leader and the largest place to buy and sell parking in North America. Millions of drivers use SpotHero’s mobile apps and website to find, book and access off-street parking in over 7,000 locations across 300 cities. "
target: Rover Parking
Rover Parking is a leading consumer parking app in Canada with thousands of parking locations in Toronto, Calgary, Montreal and more. Rover helps all types of parking owners monetize their under-utilized parking supply by making parking spots available to drivers through the award winning Rover app.
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closed 6/4/2020 via BusinessWire

Superpedestrian, Inc., purchased Micromobility Fleet Operations from Zagster

synopsis: Superpedestrian, a mobility engineering and technology company, has acquired the micromobility fleet operations business of Zagster. Zagster uses technology to bring scalable mobility solutions to cities, universities, companies and real estate partners across the nation.
buyer: Superpedestrian, Inc.
Superpedestrian is a mobility engineering and technology company that develops and launches urban transport solutions. LINK is the company’s shared micromobility platform and the first operator to offer electric vehicles with self-diagnostic and self-protection technologies. "
seller: Zagster
The acquisition includes the micromobility fleet operations business of Zagster. Zagster uses technology to bring scalable mobility solutions to cities, universities, companies and real estate partners across the nation.
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closed 5/22/2020 via BNC Analysis

Valid, acquired Estacionamento Digital

synopsis: Valid, a global technology provider, has acquired Estacionamento Digital, a Brazilian provider of digital parking solutions. Estacionamento Digital offers a parking management solution that enables users to fully manage their parking lot in real time from any mobile device. Their mobile app also allows consumers to find and buy parking spaces.
buyer: Valid (VLID3:$380.19)
Valid is a global technology provider that offers a complete portfolio of solutions in Payment, Mobile, Data and Identity Solutions. Valid develops solutions that allow companies, government agencies, and consumers to identify themselves, communicate and make secure financial and data transactions. "
target: Estacionamento Digital
Estacionamento Digital is a Brazilian provider of digital parking solutions. Estacionamento Digital offers a parking management solution that enables users to fully manage their parking lot in real time from any mobile device. Their mobile app also allows consumers to find and buy parking spaces.
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closed 3/11/2020 via BNC Analysis

Mountain Nazca, acquired Grow Mobility

synopsis: Mountain Nazca, a cloudless Venture Capital firm that backs bold entrepreneurs who seek to build tomorrow’s breakout and transforming technology, has acquired Grow Mobility, a mobility company that operates a network of operational shared electric scooters through a mobile app.
buyer: Mountain Nazca
Based in Mexico, Mountain Nazca is a cloudless Venture Capital firm that backs bold entrepreneurs who seek to build tomorrow’s breakout and transforming technology-enabled businesses. Mountain Nazca applies a true bottom-up approach in its quest to help founders reach their ultimate goals. "
target: Grow Mobility
Headquartered in Mexico, Grow Mobility is a mobility company that operates a network of operational shared electric scooters through a mobile app. They work closely with cities to help make transportation better and more respectful of the environment.
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closed 2/15/2013 via PE Hub

SideCar, acquired Heyride Inc.

synopsis: SideCar, the leading on-demand rideshare community, announced it has acquired the assets of Heyride, Inc, an Austin-based rideshare community. SideCar uses smartphones to connect everyday drivers with a car with people nearby who need a ride.
buyer: SideCar
SideCar is a real-time ridesharing community that connects drivers with spare seats in their car to passengers who need instant rides across the city, via a user-friendly proprietary smartphone technology. "
target: Heyride Inc.
Inspired by the spread of collaborative consumption, Heyride disrupts the world of for-hire transportation by creating a marketplace where users are empowered to give and receive inexpensive, safe, on-demand rides using their smartphones.
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closed 1/20/2016 via Bloomberg

General Motors Corporation, acquired SideCar

synopsis: General Motors Co., one of the world's largest automakers, has acquired the technology and most of the assets of the San Francisco-based ride-hailing pioneer Sidecar Technologies Inc. SideCar is a real-time ridesharing community that connects drivers with spare seats in their car to passengers who need instant rides across the city.
buyer: General Motors Corporation (GM:$127,004.00)
General Motors, one of the world's largest automakers, traces its roots back to 1908. With its global headquarters in Detroit, GM employs 205,000 people in every major region of the world and does business in some 157 countries. "
target: SideCar
SideCar is a real-time ridesharing community that connects drivers with spare seats in their car to passengers who need instant rides across the city, via a user-friendly proprietary smartphone technology.
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closed 2/15/2013 via PE Hub

SideCar, acquired Heyride Inc.

synopsis: SideCar, the leading on-demand rideshare community, announced it has acquired the assets of Heyride, Inc, an Austin-based rideshare community. SideCar uses smartphones to connect everyday drivers with a car with people nearby who need a ride.
buyer: SideCar
SideCar is a real-time ridesharing community that connects drivers with spare seats in their car to passengers who need instant rides across the city, via a user-friendly proprietary smartphone technology. "
target: Heyride Inc.
Inspired by the spread of collaborative consumption, Heyride disrupts the world of for-hire transportation by creating a marketplace where users are empowered to give and receive inexpensive, safe, on-demand rides using their smartphones.
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closed 2/15/2013 via PE Hub

SideCar, acquired Heyride Inc.

synopsis: SideCar, the leading on-demand rideshare community, announced it has acquired the assets of Heyride, Inc, an Austin-based rideshare community. SideCar uses smartphones to connect everyday drivers with a car with people nearby who need a ride.
buyer: SideCar
SideCar is a real-time ridesharing community that connects drivers with spare seats in their car to passengers who need instant rides across the city, via a user-friendly proprietary smartphone technology. "
target: Heyride Inc.
Inspired by the spread of collaborative consumption, Heyride disrupts the world of for-hire transportation by creating a marketplace where users are empowered to give and receive inexpensive, safe, on-demand rides using their smartphones.
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closed 3/20/2019 via BNC Analysis

Via ID, acquired Ubigo

synopsis: Via ID, a business accelerator that supports in the long term projects related to new modes of mobility, has acquired a majority stake in UbiGo, a Swedish mobility-as-a-service (MaaS) provider. UbiGo is a subscription service for all modes of transportation, including public transport, rental cars, bike-sharing, and more.
buyer parent: Mobivia Groupe S.A.
buyer: Via ID
Via ID is a business accelerator that supports in the long term projects related to new modes of mobility. Focused on smart, sustainable and everyday mobility, Via ID is looking for candidates with projects involved with big data, IoT, AI, the blockchain, multimodality, APIs, and more. "
target: Ubigo
UbiGo is a Swedish mobility-as-a-service (MaaS) provider. UbiGo is a subscription service for all modes of transportation, including public transport, rental cars, bike-sharing, and more. Their app allows users to easily book transportation and manage their subscription.
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closed 3/13/2018 via BNC Analysis

Easy Taxi, acquired Yaxi

synopsis: Easy Taxi, a mobile taxi booking app available in more than 30 countries, has acquired Mexico's Yaxi, a mobile application dedicated to booking taxis. Their software helps users and drivers by organizing, verifying, and giving access to safe and convenient transportation, enabling everyone to book safe taxi rides.
buyer: Easy Taxi
Based in Brazil, Easy Taxi is a mobile taxi booking app that is reliable and convenient to users and drivers. Easy Taxi can be used for both consumers or businesses to bring them to their destinations. Easy Taxi is available for use in more than 30 countries. "
target: Yaxi
Based in Mexico, Yaxi is a mobile application dedicated to booking taxis. Their software helps users and drivers by organizing, verifying, and giving access to safe and convenient transportation, enabling everyone to book safe taxi rides.
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announced 8/23/2017 via Company Press Release

Telepass S.p.A., will acquire Urbi

synopsis: Telepass S.p.A., a provider of electronic payment services, will acquire a majority stake in Urbi from Lastminute.com Group, a leader in the online travel and leisure industry. Urbi is a mobile app that allows users to search, book and pay for different mobility services such as car, scooter and bicycle sharing as well as taxis, and other services.
buyer parent: Atlantia S.p.A.
buyer: Telepass S.p.A.
Telepass S.p.A. offers electronic payment services for urban and suburban mobility such as electronic toll collection systems. They also offer the Telepass Pay mobile app, an integrated payment system for blue line parking spaces in Italy. "
target parent: Lastminute.com Group
target: Urbi
URBI is a free mobile app available for iOS and Android. The app provides a “one stop shop” place for Urban Mobility, enabling users to search, subscribe, book and pay for different mobility services such as car, scooter and bicycle sharing as well as public transport, taxis and other services.
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closed 1/20/2016 via Bloomberg

General Motors Corporation, acquired SideCar

synopsis: General Motors Co., one of the world's largest automakers, has acquired the technology and most of the assets of the San Francisco-based ride-hailing pioneer Sidecar Technologies Inc. SideCar is a real-time ridesharing community that connects drivers with spare seats in their car to passengers who need instant rides across the city.
buyer: General Motors Corporation (GM:$127,004.00)
General Motors, one of the world's largest automakers, traces its roots back to 1908. With its global headquarters in Detroit, GM employs 205,000 people in every major region of the world and does business in some 157 countries. "
target: SideCar
SideCar is a real-time ridesharing community that connects drivers with spare seats in their car to passengers who need instant rides across the city, via a user-friendly proprietary smartphone technology.
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closed 9/22/2014 via BNC Analysis

Lyft, acquired Hitch

synopsis: Hitch has announced that they have been acquired by Lyft. Hitch is the first on-demand multi-pickup solution--an iOS app offering an extremely affordable and convenient transportation solution. Rather than booking an entire car, users only reserve the amount of seats they need, allowing them to pick up other passengers heading the same location.
buyer: Lyft (:$3,615.96)
Lyft is an on-demand ridesharing service owned and operated by Zimride that operates in San Francisco, CA. Using the Lyft iPhone app, passengers can instantly request a pickup, and a safe, friendly driver will arrive within minutes. "
target: Hitch
Hitch is the first on-demand multi-pickup solution--an iOS app offering an extremely affordable and convenient transportation solution. Rather than booking an entire car, users only reserve the amount of seats they need, allowing them to pick up other passengers heading the same location.
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closed 7/12/2013 via BusinessWire

Enterprise Holdings, acquired Zimride

synopsis: Enterprise Holdings announced that it is acquiring the business of Zimride, an online service that efficiently connects drivers, passengers and partners with colleges and universities to facilitate sustainable transportation-management solutions. Zimride is the largest ride-matching program in the United States with more than 350,000 users.
buyer: Enterprise Holdings
Enterprise Holdings and its affiliate Enterprise Fleet Management together offer a total transportation solution. Combined, these businesses, which include extensive car rental and car-sharing services, commercial truck rental, corporate fleet management and retail car sales. "
target parent: Lyft
target: Zimride
Zimride makes sharing rides for drivers and passengers fun and easy. It’s a new spin on ridesharing, using social networks to enable real connections. In seconds users can set up a profile, see and book a ride in their area, or post a ride of their own.
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closed 6/22/2010 via PR Newswire

uShip, Inc., acquired Boxby Ltd.

synopsis: uShip, the global online transport marketplace, announced the acquisition of boxby.co.uk, the UK's first web site to offer a transport exchange for couriers. The transaction provides UK house removal firms and eBay couriers access to more delivery jobs, helping them run full and more efficiently as they battle rising fuels costs and VAT increases.
buyer: uShip, Inc.
uShip helps relieve the stress and high cost of moving hard-to-ship items, such as cars, furniture, pianos, boats, haulage, heavy equipment, pets and more. As the first and largest online transport marketplace, uShip connects people and businesses with feedback-rated transporters. "
target: Boxby Ltd.
Boxby Ltd. is the UK's first web site to offer a transport exchange for couriers.
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announced 7/10/2019 via BNC Analysis

Alfio Bardolla, will acquire Aste Giudiziarie

synopsis: Alfio Bardolla, the leading company in Europe in personal financial training, will be acquiring Aste Giudiziarie, a proprietary platform that aggregates real-estate properties in auction, targeting individuals who want to buy their first home at a discount and through a team of professionals.
buyer: Alfio Bardolla (BIT:ABTG:$10.90)
Based in Italy, Alfio Bardolla is the leading company in Europe in personal financial training that helps people become financially free. Through their seminars and products, they teach people how to develop methods to create and manage financial assets. "
target: Aste Giudiziarie
Based in Italy, Aste Giudiziarie is a proprietary platform that aggregates real-estate properties in auction, targeting individuals who want to buy their first home at a discount and through a team of professionals, accompanies them throughout the judicial operation of the chosen property.
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closed 3/24/2022 via Company Press Release

Whim App, acquired Quicko

synopsis: Finland-based MaaS Global, the world’s most mature mobility-as-a-service (MaaS) operator and the company behind the Whim app, has acquired Quicko, the leading MaaS player in Brazil. Whim and Quicko are both on a mission to transform the global transport sector by providing people in cities with a more sustainable alternative to a private car.
buyer: Whim App
Finland-based MaaS Global is the world leader in the field of Mobility-as-a-Service (MaaS) and the company behind the award-winning Whim app. With Whim, users can journey where and when they want with public transport, taxis, cars, bikes, e-scooters and various other options. "
target parent: CCR Group
target: Quicko
Based in Brazil, Quicko is an urban mass transit mobility app. Among the features of the application are: real-time information about the arrival time of buses, suggestions for the best route options, and transport card recharges, in addition to the location of bike-sharing stations.
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closed 8/5/2021 via BNC Analysis

ixigo, acquired AbhiBus

synopsis: ixigo, the largest mobile travel platform in India, has acquired AbhiBus, a bus ticket booking platform in India. AbhiBus enables people to book bus tickets from the convenience of their homes. Their web and mobile platform offers tickets for over 2,500 bus operators across India. The platform also allows users to book train tickets and hotels.
buyer parent: Elevation Capital
buyer: ixigo
ixigo is the largest mobile travel platform in India. ixigo aggregates and compares real-time travel information, prices & availability for flights, trains, buses, cabs, hotels and destinations. It has built apps and websites that have scaled to 25 million+ monthly active users. "
target: AbhiBus
AbhiBus is a bus ticket booking platform in India. AbhiBus enables people to quickly book bus tickets from the convenience of their homes. Their web and mobile platform offers tickets for over 2,500 bus operators across India. The platform also allows users to book train tickets and hotels.
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closed 7/14/2021 via BusinessWire

Updater Inc., acquired Dolly Inc.

synopsis: Updater, the leading technology platform powering the relocation industry, announced the acquisition of Dolly, the leading on-demand, final-mile delivery provider for big and bulky goods trusted by retailers like The Container Store, Lowe’s, Costco, Crate & Barrel, Big Lots!, and many more.
buyer: Updater Inc. (ASX:UPD:$0.91)
Updater makes moving easier by allowing users to transfer utilities, update accounts and records, forward mail, all on one platform. Through their partnerships with over 2,000 real estate companies across the country, they help millions of Americans enjoy a better moving experience every year. "
target: Dolly Inc.
Dolly is the leading on-demand, final-mile delivery provider for big and bulky goods trusted by retailers like The Container Store, Lowe’s, Costco, Crate & Barrel, Big Lots!, and many more.
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closed 6/24/2021 via BusinessWire

WhereiPark, acquired MonkeyParking

synopsis: WhereiPark, a leading digital marketplace for monthly parking, has acquired MonkeyParking, a mobile app that connects people looking for parking with driveway-owners. MonkeyParking enables property owners to rent out their vacant spots to residents and trusted users. The platform features solutions for bookings, payment, user registration and more.
buyer: WhereiPark
Founded in 2014, WhereiPark is a leading digital marketplace for monthly parking across North America. The company simplifies the process of finding and booking monthly parking for individuals and groups while creating a new revenue source for buildings. "
target: MonkeyParking
MonkeyParking is a mobile app that connects people looking for parking with driveway-owners. MonkeyParking enables property owners to rent out their vacant spots to residents and trusted users. The platform features solutions for bookings, payment, user registration, and more.
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announced 3/10/2021 via BNC Analysis

EasyPark, will acquire Parkmobile, LLC

synopsis: EasyPark Group, the European leader in parking and mobility technology, announced the intent to acquire North American-based ParkMobile. This deal expands EasyPark Group’s global footprint into the North American market, where ParkMobile is the #1 parking app with over 22 million users and a presence in 450 cities, including eight of the top ten.
buyer parent: Verdane Capital
buyer: EasyPark
EasyPark Group is the leading European provider of digital parking services. They deliver services that create a leap in cost efficiency and ease of use for parking, electric vehicle charging and parking guidance. "
target parent: ParkNow Group
target: Parkmobile, LLC
ParkMobile, LLC is the leading provider of smart parking and mobility solutions in North America, using a contactless approach to help millions of people easily find, reserve, and pay for parking on their mobile devices. Parkmobile is used in thousands of locations across the country.
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announced 12/3/2020 via BusinessWire

Helbiz, will acquire Skip Scooters

synopsis: Helbiz, a global leader in micro-mobility, announced plans to acquire the sharing operations of Skip, a San Francisco-based company which provides a scooter-sharing system in American cities.
buyer: Helbiz
Helbiz is a global leader in micro-mobility services. Launched in 2016 and headquartered in New York City, the company operates e-scooters, e-bicycles and e-mopeds in over 30 cities around the world including Washington, D.C., Alexandria, Arlington, Atlanta, Miami, Jacksonville, Milan and Rome. "
target: Skip Scooters
Skip is a San Francisco-based company which provides a scooter-sharing system in American cities. Skip differentiates itself from competitors by making sturdier scooters with larger batteries, offering instructional classes, and working with cities before rolling out.
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announced 9/23/2020 via Company Press Release

Hello Cycling, will acquire BLUU Smart Parking

synopsis: Open Street Inc., which develops share cycle business Hello Cycling has agreed to acquire the business of the parking sharing service "BLUU Smart Parking" operated by SoftBank to Open Street for strategic business integration. BLUU lets users secure parking spaces and pay with their smartphone.
buyer: Hello Cycling
Japan-based "HELLO CYCLING" and "HELLO SCOOTER" currently provided by Open Street in 206 cities, wards, towns and villages nationwide are dedicated applications for searching and reserving "stations", which are places for renting and returning electrically power assisted bicycles and scooters. "
target parent: Softbank Corporation
target: BLUU Smart Parking
BLUU Smart Parking is a parking share service provided by SoftBank based in Japan. From securing parking space to payment of charges, users can easily do it with just their smartphone. BLUU frees users from the stress of searching for a parking lot and the hassle of paying.
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announced 9/10/2020 via BusinessWire

SpotHero, will acquire Rover Parking

synopsis: SpotHero, the digital parking leader in North America, will acquire Rover Parking, a leading consumer parking app in Canada. The acquisition accelerates SpotHero’s market leadership position in North America, helping the company gain access to thousands of parking locations across Canada.
buyer: SpotHero
SpotHero is the digital parking leader and the largest place to buy and sell parking in North America. Millions of drivers use SpotHero’s mobile apps and website to find, book and access off-street parking in over 7,000 locations across 300 cities. "
target: Rover Parking
Rover Parking is a leading consumer parking app in Canada with thousands of parking locations in Toronto, Calgary, Montreal and more. Rover helps all types of parking owners monetize their under-utilized parking supply by making parking spots available to drivers through the award winning Rover app.
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closed 6/4/2020 via BusinessWire

Superpedestrian, Inc., purchased Micromobility Fleet Operations from Zagster

synopsis: Superpedestrian, a mobility engineering and technology company, has acquired the micromobility fleet operations business of Zagster. Zagster uses technology to bring scalable mobility solutions to cities, universities, companies and real estate partners across the nation.
buyer: Superpedestrian, Inc.
Superpedestrian is a mobility engineering and technology company that develops and launches urban transport solutions. LINK is the company’s shared micromobility platform and the first operator to offer electric vehicles with self-diagnostic and self-protection technologies. "
seller: Zagster
The acquisition includes the micromobility fleet operations business of Zagster. Zagster uses technology to bring scalable mobility solutions to cities, universities, companies and real estate partners across the nation.
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closed 5/22/2020 via BNC Analysis

Valid, acquired Estacionamento Digital

synopsis: Valid, a global technology provider, has acquired Estacionamento Digital, a Brazilian provider of digital parking solutions. Estacionamento Digital offers a parking management solution that enables users to fully manage their parking lot in real time from any mobile device. Their mobile app also allows consumers to find and buy parking spaces.
buyer: Valid (VLID3:$380.19)
Valid is a global technology provider that offers a complete portfolio of solutions in Payment, Mobile, Data and Identity Solutions. Valid develops solutions that allow companies, government agencies, and consumers to identify themselves, communicate and make secure financial and data transactions. "
target: Estacionamento Digital
Estacionamento Digital is a Brazilian provider of digital parking solutions. Estacionamento Digital offers a parking management solution that enables users to fully manage their parking lot in real time from any mobile device. Their mobile app also allows consumers to find and buy parking spaces.
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closed 3/11/2020 via BNC Analysis

Mountain Nazca, acquired Grow Mobility

synopsis: Mountain Nazca, a cloudless Venture Capital firm that backs bold entrepreneurs who seek to build tomorrow’s breakout and transforming technology, has acquired Grow Mobility, a mobility company that operates a network of operational shared electric scooters through a mobile app.
buyer: Mountain Nazca
Based in Mexico, Mountain Nazca is a cloudless Venture Capital firm that backs bold entrepreneurs who seek to build tomorrow’s breakout and transforming technology-enabled businesses. Mountain Nazca applies a true bottom-up approach in its quest to help founders reach their ultimate goals. "
target: Grow Mobility
Headquartered in Mexico, Grow Mobility is a mobility company that operates a network of operational shared electric scooters through a mobile app. They work closely with cities to help make transportation better and more respectful of the environment.
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