September 1st 2020

Press release

SmartRyde, Inc.

DLGB, Inc. changed the company name to SmartRyde, Inc. aims to unify the service name and company name in order to raise awareness.

DLGB, Inc. which operates “SmartRyde”, aims to unify the service name and company name in order to raise awareness. On September 1st 2020, we renamed our company name to SmartRyde, Inc. (Headquarters: Taito-ku, Tokyo; SmartRyde).

Established in March 2017, DLGB, Inc. has developed and operated “SmartRyde” released in April 2018. “SmartRyde” is BtoB ground transportation platform that seamlessly connects local taxi companies with OTAs and mobility platforms. We work with global OTAs and mobility platforms such as Booking.com, Expedia, Trip.com, Traveloka and Mozio. By unifying the service name “SmartRyde” as the company name, it will expect to raise awareness not only in Japan but also in the world, and we will further strengthen business development with OTA, mobility platform, etc. We are also developing products for local taxi companies because they have been greatly affected by Covid-19, and plan to build a new mobility service in Southeast Asia.

Company Outline of DLGB Inc.

・Trade Name: SmartRyde Inc.

・Location of Headquarters: Albi Building 6F, 4-25-3, Matsugaya, Taito-Yard, Tokyo

・Representative Director: Sota Kimura

・Date of Establishment: March, 2017

・Capital: 62,046,020 Yen (as of August 2020)

・Website:  https://smart-ryde.com/

・Service overview: Management of “SmartRyde”, global online booking website for transportation from and to airports and tour operating business

・Registered License: Touring Business No. 3-7480 registered by Tokyo Metropolitan Governor

・Membership of Associations: Japan Association of Travel Agents (JATA), Overseas Tour Operators Association of Japan