Category Archives: Taxi

Yellow Cab fights for relevance in ride-hail age

For a man who’s losing cash and cachet to the much-less-regulated ride-hail companies such as Uber and Lyft, you’d think Anthony Palmeri, president of Yellow Cab in San Diego, would have a big chip on his shoulder. Maybe he does, but Palmeri would rather talk about his button. That’s because this “Ride Yellow” button, inspired by Staples’...
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Yellow taxis have a new weapon in their war against Uber: gadgets

Riding in a yellow taxi used to be a miserable experience, which helps explain why Uber and Lyft were able to swoop in and so thoroughly disrupt the industry. Fed up with unreliable and dirty taxi rides, passengers migrated en masse to ride-hail apps that promised cleaner rides, friendlier drivers, and seamless payments. Taxi operators...
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