FLOOW2 enables businesses to share waste & materials

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Since the launch of FLOOW2.com in 2012 all businesses and (healthcare) organizations worldwide are able to share equipment, services, facilities and the knowledge and skills of personnel. Leading to resource efficiency, cost savings, additional turnover and a sustainable business. So, what’s new? Well, that from today businesses and organizations can also share waste and materials […]

Blockchain and the Sharing Economy: What Lies in Store

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The real credo and fundamental technological belief behind blockchain is decentralization. What is really empowering about it is that individuals do not need a hierarchical organization to manage organizations and contracts that have always required a centralized position of power, which has tended to be related to corruption and human error. A decentralized system that records information […]

Ikea to join online sharing economy with TaskRabbit

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SAN FRANCISCO – Ikea on Thursday announced a deal to acquire on-demand help startup TaskRabbit as the world’s largest furniture retailer grabbed a seat in the online sharing economy. TaskRabbit provides an online platform where people can hire freelance labor for anything from fixing leaky plumbing or assembling furniture to picking up groceries or waiting […]

Insurance joins sharing economy

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Risk-aversion seen as potential opportunity to launch new cover products The rapid development of sharing economy in China brings big opportunities for the insurance industry, according to experts. That’s because sharing economy is characterized by solid demand for certain products and services from risk-averse, cost-conscious consumers. “For both users and providers of products and services […]

The B2B sharing economy goes down under

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The popularity of the sharing economy is rapidly growing, undoubtedly for businesses as well. The NAB (National Australia Bank) estimates that the sharing economy in Australia is currently growing at around 140% per year. With 1 in 5 Australian firms viewing the sharing economy as positive for their business and believing the sharing economy will […]

A unique collaboration of the sharing economy’s first comms agency and media network, to benefit sharing economy businesses

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UK, September 8 2017 – RUDE Communications, the UK’s first communications agency focusing on the ‘sharing economy’, has partnered with Shareable, the first Global non-profit media network, dedicated to the ‘sharing lifestyle and economy’ – giving RUDE clients an exclusive opportunity to access the most targeted sharing economy media network in the world. With a […]