Post Date : April 23, 2022
Hero Electric with an aim to strengthen its last mile delivery segment joins hands with Even Cargo, the country’s first women-only delivery platform.
This collaboration envisages women to play a crucial role in accelerating electric mobility adoption and increasing penetration in low-income communities.
With this tie-up, Hero Electric will help Even Cargo create the first-ever women-only delivery EV fleet by bringing over 10,000 women riders on the platform by 2025, this will further empower them and create more employment opportunities.
The fleet is to be deployed across major cities, including Delhi, Mumbai and Hyderabad.
“With the EV sector witnessing such swift expansion, numerous startups have chosen various talent competencies foraying into the segment generating widespread opportunities. Such B2B partnerships are all set to change the dynamics of the EV segment, where multiple players will exchange and utilise their expertise and strengths to grow together,”Sohinder Gill, CEO, Hero Electric
The company will continue to leverage its resources and support more such communities to fasten EV penetration in the country, he added.
“The partnership has enabled us to bring India’s first women-only delivery fleet on electric bikes. We thank Hero Electric for their support in inducting more women riders into the last mile logistics from a single digit to a double-digit percentage by 2025,”Karina Bhasin, COO, Even Cargo
This association will pave the way for providing women with safe, affordable, and reliable transportation, Bhasin added.
To date, Hero Electric has sold over 4.5 lakh electric two-wheelers.