Rubicon Global sets sights overseas with new international role

Before joining Rubicon in 2016, de Viel Castel worked at Veolia North America for more than seven years and did a stint at Transdev North America. He was Rubicon’s vice president of operations prior to this promotion — according to a press release, he was introduced to the company by current board member and former Uber CTO, […]

Walmart taps 4 more delivery companies to help it get groceries to homes

Walmart is adding more delivery companies to its roster to get groceries to shoppers’ homes. The retailer said in a blog post Thursday it’s now working with Point Pickup, Skipcart, AxleHire and Roadie in cities across four states, to start, with a larger expansion to take place “in the coming weeks.” Walmart currently is working […]

Crowdsourced delivery app Roadie is the ‘side hustle to your side hustle’

Crowdsourced delivery service Roadie is the latest app to enter the side-hustle market. Founded in 2015, it now had 80,000 drivers nationwide using their own cars and vans to deliver in 11,000 cities, making it surprisingly easy for the average consumer to sent a chandelier (or a pet) long-distance, a bakery owner to send cupcakes […]

Spokane Smartens Waste Recycling Operations

The Washington state city of Spokane has chosen Rubicon Global for a new three-year contract to provide smart city solutions in 189,000 service locations across the city. Rubicon provides waste, recycling and smart solutions to businesses and governments. Spokane will utilize the RubiconSmartCity platform, which includes a tablet-based mobile app, a plug-in device and a […]