S.RIDE Co., Ltd.
Taxi app “S.RIDE” achieves record high! Number of vehicle dispatches in Tokyo increased by about 2.5 times compared to the same month of the previous year, app MAU* increased by about 2.7 times
– Improved usability to make taxi app easier to catch in Tokyo –
S.RIDE Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Minato-ku, Tokyo, CEO: Kenji Nishiura, hereinafter referred to as S.RIDE), which provides the taxi app “S.RIDE”, can call a taxi with one slide action on the app. The taxi app “S.RIDE” has achieved a record high number of taxi dispatches in Tokyo in October 2022, a growth rate of about 2.5 times compared to the same month of the previous year, and the app MAU has reached about 2.7 times. increase.
Taxi app “S.RIDE” recorded the highest number of taxi dispatches in Tokyo in October 2022
The number of vehicle dispatches and the number of app MAUs in October 2022 in Tokyo reached record highs. The number of taxi dispatches has increased by about 2.5 times compared to October 2021, and the app MAU has increased by about 2.7 times. increase.
In the background of this significant increase, in addition to the improved recognition of the taxi app “S.RIDE” and the many taxis that run in Tokyo that are wrapped in vehicles, it is possible to intuitively call a taxi with a single slide action on the app. We believe that customers continue to use the service because they have realized the ease of use, easy-to-use UI, and convenience.
In fact, we have received many voices from customers saying that it is “easy to use” and “easy to grasp”, and have earned an app rating of 4.6 (as of November 1, 2022) in the Apple Store.
In addition, in the monthly billing service “S.RIDE Premium” (https://www.sride.jp/jp/premium/), a new function “priority dispatch function” that solves situations where it is difficult to catch a taxi due to bad weather etc. It will be available from October 31, 2022. In this way, with the aim of further improving usability, we will continue to provide highly convenient and value-added functions and services that customers who use S.RIDE taxis will be happy to use. We aim to contribute to the mobility industry by pursuing mobility services that improve the experience value associated with people’s “movement” and lead to a prosperous society.
What is the taxi app “S.RIDE”?
Taxi app “S.RIDE” https://www.sride.jp/jp/
Corresponding area: https://www.sride.jp/jp/area/
Ibaraki prefecture / Saitama prefecture / Chiba prefecture / Tokyo / Kanagawa prefecture / Aichi prefecture / Osaka prefecture / Miyazaki prefecture
Main app features:
・Taxi dispatch (call now/reservation (including airport flat rate)/advance fixed fare)
・S.RIDE Wallet at the time of dispatch by pre-registering the payment method and on the in-vehicle tablet
・Coordination with expense reimbursement program / Issuance of electronic receipts by e-mail
Accepted Payments: Visa / Mastercard / JCB / American Express / Diners Club / Apple Pay /
App Store: https://apps.apple.com/jp/app/id1458325928
Google Play: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=jp.sride.userapp S.RIDE is a joint venture between a Tokyo taxi operator and the Sony Group, whose mission is to optimize mobility and transportation. The name of the taxi app “S.RIDE” symbolizes a new taxi usage experience that provides a simple, smart and speedy ride experience. This is a taxi dispatch service that allows you to call the nearest taxi with a single slide.
* The definition of app MAU is the total number of unique users who dispatched and paid for taxis at least once a month using the “S.RIDE” taxi app.
* “S.RIDE” is a registered trademark of S.RIDE Co., Ltd.
S.RIDE Co., Ltd.
Company name: S.RIDE Co., Ltd.
Address: 5th floor, Shiodome City Center, 1-5-2 Higashi-Shimbashi, Minato-ku, Tokyo
Established: May 31, 2018
Representative: Kenji Nishiura
Description of business: Planning, development, and provision of services such as dispatch software and systems for taxi operators, etc.
Site URL: https://www.sride.jp/jp/
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC7Pwhc_HOfiqZzmbAAi5WpA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/S.RIDE.TAXI
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