Why cargo bike deliveries are taking over the UK’s cities
Delivery companies are starting up in the UK, to do fast and eco-friendly small package drop offs.
The congested and sometimes blocked off streets in city centers make bike deliveries more efficient than larger vans. Using bike only routes is quicker, despite the need to return more often to load more cargo. In some cases, electric assist the cargo bikes speed up deliveries with quicker take offs from a stop, and help with hills.