M-Taxi expands its presence in the city with Franchise India


Kolkata: M-Taxi, first of its kind 2-wheeler taxi and on-demand delivery service provider, started its operations in Gurgaon this year and will be soon coming to Kolkata. Ma-Taxi, in consultation with Franchise India, Asia’s largest franchise and retail solution provider is expanding its footprints across cities in India.M-Taxi has signed an exclusive Development Agent Agreement of 5 years with Franchise India to help start setting its footprints in India starting West Bengal, Rajasthan & UP through franchise model. Franchise India would offer its franchise consultation, marketing and recruitment services for M-Taxi.

The M-Taxi 2-Wheeler service offers commuters affordable last-mile connectivity to offices, colleges, schools and residential areas, from metro and bus stations. The service was started in Gurgaon and plans to spread across NCR in the next phase. Passengers struggling to beat traffic and get to some place fast can either hail or book M-Taxi through its app. Passengers can also track the rider through the app before hopping-on, and pay online or with cash for the service.

Commenting on associating with Franchise India, Mr. Arunabh Madhur, Founder & CEO, M-Taxi, said, “There is no bigger name than Franchise India to grow a business through franchise model. FI has been a pioneer and has created successful models for various clients in last decade and half. The team has been supportive in beating the timelines and Mr. Gaurav Marya himself has been a keen observer of the key steps to build the M-Taxi franchise”.

Talking about the future plans of M-Taxi, Mr. Madhur said, “M-Taxi wants to be the name synonymous to bike taxi in the country. We would want to cater to every city where public transport is a problem, be it last mile or point to point connectivity. Our dedicated delivery service makes deliveries controlled and optimized and helps our clients keep end consumer the King. We did really well in Gurgaon and now entering other states. We are hoping to commence sometime soon. We have already got a draft notification from the West Bengal government legalizing the plying of bike-taxis in Kolkata.”

Mr. Gaurav Marya, Chairman, Franchise India said, “M-Taxi is a very unique and first-of –its kind concept which did a tremendous job in Gurgaon. It is a good business model to work on for us too. It is a product for the masses and thus the growth is sure shot. We are extending a 360 degree consultation starting from franchise services to marketing and recruitment for the brand.”M-Taxi service is available at a very reasonable cost with an initial charge of Rs 25 for the first three kilometers, Rs 5 for every subsequent kilometer and Rs.1/ minute. M-Taxi in its endeavor to put passenger needs on top has made available a transparent pricing mechanism, a recorded history, a share online option, along with a 24X7 services.