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Amazon goes all in on eCargo bike delivery, but our cities aren’t ready

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Amazon goes all in on eCargo bike delivery, but our cities aren’t ready

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A new fleet of eCargo bikes and walkers (that’s people delivering post by hand) will directly replace thousands of traditional van trips on London’s roads and reduce traffic congestion.  However, while clearing up space on the road, it’s sure to crowd the already congested sidewalks.

Curb space is hotly contested space Amazon’s new eCargo delivery vehicles.

This week Amazon launched its first UK micromobility hub in Central London.


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Author / Journalist: Cate Lawrence

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Published On: 2022-07-04, 14:55:20

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