New Delhi:EV Company Hero Electric today extended its partnership with Zypp Electric, an EV-as-a-Service platform, to support the growth of the logistics and delivery segment. Under the partnership, Hero Electric will be deploying 1.5 lakh electric scooters for Zypp Electric’s fleet in the next three years.
With this partnership, the two companies will ensure design warranty, specifications, after-sales support, and seamless execution. It will also offer priority support to ensure the smooth running of the fleet for the end-users at all times with better utilization via Zypp fleet management technology. The constant on-ground input is shared with the OEM to be executed in new lots to ensure enhanced features.
Commenting on the partnership, Sohinder Gill, CEO, Hero Electric, said, “The logistics segment is thriving with upward growth momentum where companies are keen on electrifying their fleets for mid and last-mile delivery solutions. We have been in a long-standing association with Zypp Electric by inducting more EVs into its fleet. It will further enable access and penetration across diverse markets for Hero.”
This syndicate partnership will help Zypp Electric to maintain the growing demand on its EV rental platform and support its mission to provide access to 1 million users for both the last-mile delivery segment and rentals by the end of 2022.
Akash Gupta, Co-Founder & CEO, Zypp Electric, said, “We have had a successful partnership with Hero for over two years now. The partnership has provided us with the feasibility of offering specification-based custom scooters for our last-mile delivery requirements with great after-sales support. We are scaling up our partnership with Hero by adding 1.5 lakh electric scooters to scale into multiple markets and make the #MissonZeroEmission a reality with our tech-enabled last-mile delivery EV service for all top e-commerce partners nationally.”