Share Economy

Collaborative consumption is becoming more mainstream as consumer values shift

Implications - With little to no risk, any consumer can participate in the peer-to-peer economy, relying on it for everything from carpooling, to toy rentals to kitchen appliance sharing. The movement from B2C from P2C is driven by the sense of community built, the convenience of participation and a growing environmental awareness and distaste for over-consumption.
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Warm Top 6 Examples: 12,992 Total Clicks Mar 14 - Dec 14
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Communal Rental Services - Rentinue's Rental Directory Helps You Find and Locate Items for Rent
SCORE: 6.6
Hot 3,355 Clicks Pub: Jul 17, 14
Communal Rental Services
Rentinue's Rental Directory Helps You Find and Locate Items for Rent
Toronto-based Rentinue is an online rental directory that caters to those who live in the city and are short on space. Sometimes, it just doesn’t make sense to go out and buy a product when you&... [More]
Luxurious Location Rentals - This Airbnb Style Event Space Rental Platform Focuses on Unique Venues
SCORE: 6.4
Warm 4,107 Clicks Pub: Nov 3, 14
Luxurious Location Rentals
This Airbnb Style Event Space Rental Platform Focuses on Unique Venues
Similar to Airbnb, this event space rental platform is aiming to make luxury locations like islands and yachts available for corporate functions. Based in Japan, SpaceMarket is an asset-sharing... [More]
Secretive Car-Swapping Initiatives - The Porsche Blind Trade Lets Participants Roll the Dice
SCORE: 5.4
Mild 1,354 Clicks Pub: Mar 10, 14
Secretive Car-Swapping Initiatives
The Porsche Blind Trade Lets Participants Roll the Dice
Porsche Blind Trade is doing something that car dealers haven’t done before. This initiative allows users to make a blind leap of faith on a new, never-before-seen Porsche—all it takes is... [More]
Video Game Swapping Services - Game Gorilla Lets You Trade Games for the Ones You Really Want
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Mild 610 Clicks Pub: May 5, 14
Video Game Swapping Services
Game Gorilla Lets You Trade Games for the Ones You Really Want
Game Gorilla is a project that cousins George and Aaron Courtney are hoping to bring to life with support from the Indiegogo community, making it easier than ever for gamers to trade games with one... [More]
Festive Sweater Rentals - Rent the Runway Lets You Rent an Ugly Holiday Sweater for Christmas
SCORE: 4.8
Mild 807 Clicks Pub: Dec 11, 14
Festive Sweater Rentals
Rent the Runway Lets You Rent an Ugly Holiday Sweater for Christmas
Rather than buying yourself an ugly holiday sweater that you’ll probably only wear once during the Christmas season, Rent the Runway now offers sweater rentals for $15, comparable to retail... [More]
Crowdsourced Social Courier Platforms - Muber is a Peer-to-Peer Package Delivery Service
SCORE: 4.9
Mild 2,759 Clicks Pub: Mar 2, 14
Crowdsourced Social Courier Platforms
Muber is a Peer-to-Peer Package Delivery Service
If you’re looking to avoid hefty costs from your package delivery service then Muber is the option you’re looking for. Muber ties people to other people who are looking to have things... [More]