Electric BikeseRoad, eCargo and Commuting

New roads should prioritise cyclists, says NICE

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) this month advised local authorities and planners to prioritise cyclists, pedestrians and public transport use when building or upgrading roads to encourage higher levels of physical activity. Guidelines encourage safe, convenient and inclusive access for all, with measures also addressing those with limited mobility. Xavier Brice …

eRoad, eCargo and Commuting

Deliveroo to deliver more with Tern

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 …

eRoad, eCargo and Commuting

Sainsbury’s trials e-cargo delivery

From this week, a fleet of five e-cargo bikes will be setting off across south London from the Streatham Common branch of Sainsbury’s to deliver up to 100 e-commerce orders a day. The trial aims to test speed and efficiency of ‘greener’ deliveries in busy cities, which Sainsbury’s is launching with e-cargobikes.com, who will provide …