MOVE IT, a homegrown Filipino motorcycle taxi provider, has unveiled its upgraded mobile app – signaling an exciting phase for the Philippine motorcycle taxi sector. With support from Grab’s cutting edge technology, MOVE IT delivered a higher bar of safety, reliability, and user experience. The upgraded MOVE IT app sets a new benchmark for motorcycle taxi services, catering to the needs of Filipino commuters like never before.
“We are thrilled to unveil the enhanced MOVE IT app – an expression of our utmost commitment to our kababayans. As we strive to always provide the lowest fares, transparent practices, and highest bar of safety, our upgraded app provides a seamless journey that brings our key commitments to life – providing Filipinos with a clean, honest, and reliable MC Taxi service they can trust,” said Wayne Jacinto, General Manager of MOVE IT. “Our enhanced app is a timely response to the evolving needs of passengers and rider-partners. Through our enhanced app, our rider-partners will benefit from improved efficiency, enabling them to earn more, while our passengers will enjoy a user-friendly and more intuitive interface, ensuring seamless and convenient MC Taxi experiences.”
With a focus on reliability and efficiency, the app guarantees an impressive 99.95 percent uptime – ensuring seamless booking experience especially during peak hours. MOVE IT’s commitment to efficient transportation solutions is aimed at providing uninterrupted service to both passengers and rider-partners.
Safety remains key in MOVE IT’s upgraded app – now with new and enhanced features designed to prioritize the well-being of both passengers and rider-partners. The in-app VOIP calling feature ensures privacy and convenience, eliminating the need for third-party communication apps.
MOVE IT’s introduction of the Share-My-Ride feature enables users to easily share ride details with loved ones, ensuring constant updates on their location during their ride.
Furthermore, the 24/7 Safety Center provides round-the-clock emergency assistance, offering peace of mind to all users.
Integrating GrabMaps and Navigation, an advanced online mapping system powered by Grab’s extensive data, MOVE IT provides optimized routing that adapts to real-time road changes and updates. This integration ensures precise pinning for pick-up and drop-off locations, significantly improving the overall user experience.
As part of its commitment to digitalization, MOVE IT has introduced cashless payment options, including debit and credit cards, for a seamless transaction process. The company is actively working with leading mobile wallets to offer more convenient payment modes, aligning with the government’s push for a digital economy.
Professionalizing habal-habal riders
Recognizing the need for industry formalization and addressing concerns over informal habal-habal services, MOVE IT is committed to professionalizing the motorcycle taxi industry. The company conducts comprehensive onboarding campaigns, rigorous road safety assessments, and ongoing training for rider-partners, ensuring a safe and high-quality service. MOVE IT also supports the financial stability of its rider-partners through low commission rates, insurance packages, and exclusive deals on essential rider equipment.
“We are firmly advocating to professionalize the motorcycle taxi industry, and that extends to the habal-habal riders as well. Our vision is to create a safe, professionalized, and empowering environment where all our rider-partners, including habal-habal riders, can thrive. Through our leading-edge technology and comprehensive training programs, we equip them with the tools and skills they need to provide exceptional service and earn a dignified living. We are committed to uplifting the entire sector, transforming habal-habal riders into respected professionals who contribute to a safer and more reliable transportation landscape,” articulated Jacinto, underscoring MOVE IT’s dedication to the professionalization of habal-habal riders and their integral role in the broader motorcycle taxi ecosystem.