2020 Best Tech Startups in San Antonio
Blue Duck Scooters is a dockless eScooter company based in San Antonio, TX. The company provides a quick, fun, and economically sustainable mode of transportation in urban centers. Ducks provide a valuable rideshare option.
Duck, duck, scoot!
The only Texas-based e-scooter company in an industry dominated by West Coast giants plans to break through in beach towns on the Gulf Coast and college campuses in the South. But first, it wants to make the hometown cut.
Blue Duck Scooters transit system arrives
The San Antonio-based Blue Duck Scooters arrived in Pensacola late last week, bringing an affordable new way to travel within the downtown area while foregoing the parking and short-distance driving headaches.
Council discusses micro mobility
Laredo City Council introduced an ordinance to establish a six-month pilot program for dockless scooters and bicycles. "The more people we can get out of their cars, the more walkable we can make the city ... the safer we make our city."
Scooters Abound in San Antonio
The founders of Blue Duck Scooters know that walking in San Antonio’s heat is dreadful—even if you’re just going a few blocks for coffee or across campus to get to class. The tech company is trying to change that.
Blue Duck Raises $5M
San Antonio’s homegrown e-scooter company announced last week another multimillion-dollar round of funding, supporting its forthcoming purchase of more new vehicles. Blue Duck raised $5 million from a private investor over the holidays.
Blue Duck Picks SXSW to Promote its Debut
San Antonio-based Blue Duck Scooters made its debut last weekend at Austin's South by Southwest Interactive, allowing festival-goers to take rides the electric-powered scooters it plans to rent out via its ride-sharing app.
SXSW: Still a launchpad for some startups
South by Southwest is no longer the preferred launchpad for social apps, but it may be for others like Blue Duck, a San Antonio-based transportation company debuting this weekend. The company is self-funded, but expects to raise outside funding.
Scooting across SA with electric scooters
[VIDEO] A new eco-friendly ride you can rent will soon make it easier to fly around San Antonio. Eyewitness News reporter Sharon Ko introduces us to "the ducks."
Scooter firm hopes to impress
Responding to concerns about rider safety, San Antonio-based Blue Duck has replaced its first generation of e-scooters with a safer model — wider, longer and heavier.
Blue Duck Launches Dockless Scooters
The next wave of transportation innovation is coming, and it’s originating from a San Antonio-based startup. Blue Duck Scooters will soon offer rentable electric-powered scooters at college campuses and city downtowns.
[VIDEO] Blue Duck CEO Eric Bell
Tired of waiting? Do it yourself! Blue Duck wants to decrease the number of cars on the road so they’re starting with short hops. Just download the Blue Duck app, find the nearest (electric) Duck and go.
Blue Duck scooters about to roll into SA
A new rideshare company is about to move San Antonio. "Within a matter of a few days, you'll begin seeing lots of these,” said Eric Matthew Bell from Blue Duck Scooters. “In areas you associate with the main urban core.”
Blue Duck signs lease for new HQ
San Antonio-based Blue Duck Scooters, which rents electric scooters to customers via a mobile app, is moving its headquarters to lower Broadway Street, the company announced. It was previously sharing office space at Pearl.
Local company to launch flock
San Antonio-based Blue Duck Scooters wants to put 1,000 electric rental scooters on San Antonio streets, and it hopes to begin that launch as early as this week.
Future Of Electric Scooters in San Antonio
Three companies operate in San Antonio, but according to city officials that could grow to as many as eight. The city wants to know how residents feel about the scooters before they craft regulations to send to City Council.
Blue Duck Scooters hit Corpus Christi
If you're looking to get around downtown Corpus Christi without worrying about where to park, there's a new kind of transportation in town. It's called the Blue Duck scooter, and you can now rent one downtown.
Blue Duck swaps out electric scooters with new model and app
If you're someone who likes to scooter from point A to B in Corpus Christi, you may notice Blue Duck electronic scooters have a new look. The San Antonio based company is replacing their old scooter model with a new one in all of their markets.