Velotooler shifts to SaaS platform, enhances service scheduling features

By Stephen Frothingham

FRIEDRICHSHAFEN, Germany (BRAIN) — Velotooler, launched as a peer-to-peer service for independent bike mechanics, is shiting toward offering a Software as a Service product with new features allowing consumers to schedule service with independent bicycle mechanics, mobile mechanics, and local bike shops.

Consumers can book services based on the provider’s indicated availability within the platform.

“This release bolsters the bike industry’s push into a new era of digitization,” said CEO Yahor Buben. “The service providers have always been a focus of our platform. That’s why developing more customized tools for service providers was always a top priority.”

The Velotooler app is available for iOS and Android devices. Buben said the new functions are key to Velotooler entering overseas markets including Europe and Australia.

“We will continue building our platform using the newest technology that will focus on integrating and bringing together the industry to better serve bike owners and support our service providers,” he said.

More information: velotooler.com.