04 Jul '15, 7am

How to evaluate “Uber for X” companies great read by @bleongcw - who's been dealing with logistics a lo…

For Uber to reach the scale of UPS or Fedex, they have to end up building up their own fleets. The only situation that I can ever see Uber doing this is to have a fleet of self-driving cars and that’s when they can compete in the space of traditional logistics companies. So, why are UPS, Fedex and DHL not investing in Uber clones? After all, to make the assumption that the executives who work on these companies do not understand disruption are simply silly. The reason is because they can convert their same day delivery services to Uber like services as of when they want to do it. It may be slower, because of technical debt, but they can decouple easily to do that. The only saving grace to why there is value to Uber and its clones is that they are solving the real problem of same day deliveries which is not a solved problem with traditional companies. Let me help everyone b...

Full article: http://www.bernardleong.com/2015/07/04/how-to-evaluate-ub...

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