Zipcar for Business Blog

Welcome to Zipcar for Business Blog

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Here’s where you’ll find information and inspiration on how to grow your business, become more sustainable and how to make the most Zipcar for Business.




Coronavirus (COVID-19): Keeping the Zipcar community safe

The safety of our members is, and always has been, our number one priority at Zipcar.  Here are the actions we're taking to keep you, our members, safe as well as what we’re asking of our membership community. Read more here




Sustainable Business

craft beer

Sustainability: A revolution in UK craft beer

Tired of the industry’s lack of environmental standards, Forest Road Brewing Company are taking sustainability into their own hands.



How sustainability startups are changing the way

Not all startups are developing apps and other tech. Meet the businesses committed to disrupting the way we think about waste.


London traffic

ULEZ has arrived. What it means for businesses

London’s Ultra Low Emissions Zone, or ULEZ, has launched. Be informed with our need-to-know guide.  


Your business's approach to mobility can make a difference

Want to be a leader in the sustainability stakes and do your bit for the planet at the same time? Reassess your approach to employee mobility.

Business Growth

working from home

The essential guide from working from home

Wave goodbye to commuting and water coolers as you embrace the brave new world of remote working. Here’s how to survive and thrive within the surrounds of a home office. 


patch plants

Patch plants: how to grow a British start up 

Co-founder of successful London-based start-up, Patch, Freddie Blackett, explains how investors helped him access the skills he needed to grow his business.



What is community? Why it's important for business

Getting involved with communities, can set your business apart. Boost brand awareness, build trust and encourage loyalty  while showcasing that you’re a business with a heart.


How to make CRM work for your small business

Customer relationship management systems can improve data analysis and boost profits—you just need to know how to harness their potential.  

Real Life Businesses

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Partner power: The smarter way to boost business growth

Shooting People is a network of independent filmmakers, founded on the knowledge that the best way to make films is by learning from others, and partners can help them get made. 

Urban massage

Practitioner experience is key for Urban

Community experience is something Urban, wellness company, aren’t just talking about – they’re living. Find out how it’s working, and why it’s so important to their success.

Electric zipcar van

London’s first shared electric van launches in Brixton

Participating small businesses in Brixton, including street and market traders based locally, get the chance to utilise London’s first ever electric van sharing service.

Coronavirus changes business

The impact coronavirus has had on businesses

As the strictest lockdown restrictions began to ease,we asked Zipcar for Business members their plans, views and priorities as their businesses readied for re-opening.