Spuul, the popular global video-on-demand (VOD) platform today announced a partnership with India’s leading and one of the world’s largest ride-sharing companies, Ola and its connected car platform for ride-sharing, Ola Play.
Spuul is an online subscription based video streaming service, headquartered in Singapore. The content is delivered via OTT devices – Mobile phones, Tablets, Smart TVs, including Apple TV, Amazon Fire Stick, Chromecast and via Spuul properties and applications (Web, iOS, Android). Spuul also has an office in Mumbai, India. It hosts some of the biggest blockbuster movies from well-known banners like Dharma Productions, Red Chillies, Fox Star amongst many others. Co-founded by Subin Subaiah, Sudesh Iyer and S Mohan, Spuul today stands out as one of the few platforms to offer such a large library of Indian movies world-wide.
Spuul’s wide variety of blockbuster Bollywood and regional movies will now be available on Ola Play for its millions of users. Adding to the superior travel experience, this strategic partnership between Spuul and Ola Play will only further enhance the in-car experience for customers.
Ola customers can enjoy access to Spuul’s content in Prime Play cars including in longer duration trips such as Rentals and Outstation. From the latest Bollywood movies to popular regional movies in Punjabi, Tamil, and more, Spuul offers the perfect experience for movie lovers in-cab. Customers across Mumbai, Bangalore, Delhi, Chennai, Hyderabad, Kolkata, and Pune will be able to catch their favourite movies on-the-go with Ola Play.
Rajiv Vaidya, India CEO, Spuul on this occasion said,
“We are thrilled to partner with Ola and reach out to Ola Play’s fans through our unique offering. Ola’s connected car platform offers an extraordinary experience by enabling a productive and an engaging time for the passenger. Given the traffic congestion in our metro cities, the access to our library on the go will enable an exciting ride for every Ola customer.”
Speaking on the occasion, Ola spokesperson said,
“At Ola, we are constantly working towards creating unique customer experiences and our association with Spuul is another endeavor to provide the best in-car experience to our customers. Through this association, users will have access to Spuul’s vast library of Bollywood and regional movies. We are certain that this collaboration will create value for every customer,”
Founded in 2011 by Bhavish Aggarwal and Ankit Bhati, Ola is one of the world’s largest ride-sharing companies. Ola integrates city transportation for customers and driver-partners onto a mobile technology platform ensuring convenient, transparent, and quick service fulfillment. Ola is focused on leveraging the best of technology and building innovative solutions ground-up that are relevant at global scale. Notably, in 2016, Ola Play the world’s first connected car platform for ride-sharing was launched, transforming commuting experiences and setting the tone for global innovation in this space. Using the Ola mobile app, users across 110+ cities, can connect with over 1,000,000 driver-partners across cabs, auto-rickshaws, and taxis. Driven by a hyper-local approach, Ola is committed to its mission of building mobility for a billion people.