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Management Today names “Top 5 Sharing Economy Startups”

Savvy Earner partners RentmyItems, Parkatmyhouse and Storenextdoor were among the companies named by Management Today as being in the “Top Five Share Economy Startups”

The latest research backs up the surge in popularity in ‘sharing’. According to Zipcar:

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If all of Britain were to take up the sharing habit with gusto – it could mean a national saving of £12.4bn.

‘The ‘Pay-As-You-Live’ report highlights the growing importance of the shared hire model, as an increasingly popular – and important – part of the economy,’ said Mark Walker, general manager, Zipcar UK.

Read the full article at: http://www.managementtoday.co.uk/news/1222005/

What’s all this about Collaborative Consumption?

Named by TIME as one of the “10 Ideas That Will Change the World”, collaborative consumption describes the shift in consumer values from ownership to access. Together, entire communities and cities around the world are using network technologies to do more with less by renting, lending, swapping, bartering, gifting and sharing products on a scale never before possible.

Are you interested in finding out more about peer to peer rental? Find out more at collaborativeconsumption.com

Or check out this video from Nesta: