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Tern, Taiwanese producers of urban electric bikes, have teamed with Deliveroo to provide on-demand food deliveries.
The partnership say this will broaden Deliveroo's customer base to include corporate events and larger gatherings, with the Tern GSD handling up to 180Kg of cargo.
"Deliveroo is delighted to be testing the GSD," a Deliveroo spokesman said.
"E-bikes allow sustainable, low emission deliveries that are quiet and efficient when bringing amazing meals directly to customers' doors. The ability of the GSD to carry even... Read more