Last Mile

  • Editor’s Take: The Perils of Uberization for the Local Economy

    …, and providers an experience consistent with what they’ve come to expect from the service. Uber is part of the connected local economy in that it is literally about conquering the last mile. But it’s also a company with massive global scale and ambitions. Plus, it’s worth remembering that outside of transportation, consumers have different relationships…

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  • The Not-So-Low-Hanging Fruit: Why the Local Market Remains Elusive

    …, but in practice, all of that technology we bring to bear to win the last mile of commerce often stumbles once a consumer enters a store or tries to find a reliable plumber or electrician within his or her zip code, making the local market actually more elusive than it might seem. Global platforms have gotten better at serving up local information that can…

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