Doug Vining China's sharing economy

Sharing cars, bikes, power banks, basketballs, even umbrellas - China's sharing economy is going crazy!
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Posted: 20 June 2017 at 13:39

Doug Vining Recycled cycles reach the end of the hype cycle

It seems we called this one pretty accurately. Now several bike sharing companies in China have gone bust - a bit like a Ponzi scheme - and the bikes are being consigned to a 'bike graveyard'. Amazing pictures of piles of trashed bikes!
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Posted: 25 November 2017 at 18:27

Doug Vining Un-recycled cycles

Last year we published a MindBullet highlighting the flood of 'dockless' share bikes in China, and wondering if it was sustainable. Now one of the big companies, with 430,000 bikes, most presumably abandoned or damaged, has gone bankrupt. Take a look at these images from bike graveyards in China.
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Posted: 16 July 2018 at 20:54
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