Expanding its global reach TOYOTA Connected (TC) has launched TOYOTA Connected Europe (TCEU). The new start-up company, based in London, will support the growing adoption of new mobility businesses in Europe with products and services tailored to the unique needs of the market.
TCEU will partner with Toyota Motor Europe, Toyota retailers and distributors in the region to support the launch of new shared mobility and fleet management solutions for consumers, businesses, governments and other stakeholders.
The company will leverage and extend Toyota’s Mobility Services Platform (MSPF), a cloud-based digital ecosystem that provides the tools necessary to bring to market mobility services including ride sharing, car sharing and remote delivery, as well as manage the European operations of the Toyota Big Data Center.
TOYOTA Connected has also launched new mobility service business partnerships with Servco Pacific, Inc and Avis Budget Group through TOYOTA Connected North America; the e-Palette Alliance partnership with Amazon, DiDi, Mazda, Pizza Hut and Uber; and several significant partnerships with taxi companies in Japan. It has also partnered with MS&AD Insurance Group’s Aioi Nissay Dowa Insurance Co to develop the country’s first driving behaviour-based telematics automobile insurance for connected cars.
Source: Press Release by Toyota