‘Door-to-Door Filling Station’ Zebra Fuels Set to Roll out Petrol and Biofuel Delivery Service across London
(Ham & High) A start-up that delivers diesel door-to-door across the capital is ramping up its mission to wipe out London’s filling stations – by offering petrol, biofuel and electric charge as well. READ MORE
Excerpts from Tech Crunch: Zebra claims to be price competitive with inner city gas stations — offering fuel at prices on a par with or cheaper than central London — because it sources fuel from the same wholesale suppliers as the leading petrol stations and doesn’t have to soak up the high costs of rent for each premium gas station location.
In turn, the Zebra Fuel mini-vans themselves don’t need to travel to the wholesale supplier, but are refueled by the Zebra Fuel “mother ship,” says Bennis, a much larger tanker able to restock multiple Zebra Fuel delivery vehicles.
The startup is also well-positioned to offer a B2B service. This sees it bring fuel direct to commercial fleets, which are typically parked overnight in one central location. READ MORE