In September, RAP SEV's "Last Mile Delivery Solution during epidemic Era"was serialized by the “Parcel and Postal Technology” Magazine.
In2020, the outbreak of coronavirus has brought unprecedented impact on people'slives all over the world. Almost every country has take strict measures tocontain the spread of coronavirus, among whiches the limitation of people’stravel and movement is always of the priority. People all around the world areexperiencing unprecedented changes in all aspects of life, of which the boom ofon-line shopping could be taken as a good example. This explosive growth ofe-commerce has brought also huge challenge to supermarkets and logisticscompanies to fulfill their last mile delivery.
SCOOBICL Light, the last mile deliverysolution designed and developed for European market by RAP and SCOOBIC team,combining the flexibility of a two-wheeler scooter and a large cargo space ofdelivery van, with a loading capacity of 250kg and loading volume of 1600L, hasalso contributed to safe and efficient delivery amid the pandemic. The wholedriving range in Spain, mainly in Madrid, Barcelona, Zaragoza and Seville urbanareas has reached 50,000 km.
As we can see in these experiments or practice, SCOOBIC Light could take 45% lesstime to complete the same delivery package volume compared to a conventionalvan, namely the deliveries per hour increase 30% and revenue is increased by30% or even more. As a 100% electric vehicle, it could reach out some “zeroemission only” city centers. The efficient and highly cost-effectiveperformance of SCOOBIC Light has gained trust of not only logistic companies,also customers. Even delivery men speak highly of SCOOBIC Light regarding its perfect conditions and unique driving experience.
European countries began to lifting their lockdown measures step by step since lateJune. Cities are recoverying their vitality from huge blow and deep feelings ofpain, although still in a moderate way. Great changes has taken globally. Wefeel proud of that SCOOBIC Light has accomplished its responsibility in thelast mile delivery during the pandemic. Several projects launched by SCOOBICteam (such as cooperation with Spanish Correos) has been restarted andaccelerated. In addition to that, a new and innovative refrigerated modeladapted to the market demands, SCOOBIC Cold has also reached out hands of firstcustomers, and will begin soon its unparalleled last mile delivery of coldchain.
At the same time, RAPSEV and the FIRSTSTOP chain brand jointly established an after-sales service network and a terminal retail system, which were also published in the Parcel and Post Technology Magazine. The strategic cooperation agreement reached by RAPSEV and FIRSTSTOP will become a solid foundation for RAPSEV to deepen the European market and open up the vast international market!