Miami Fla. (August 25, 2022) – Blink Charging Co. (NASDAQ: BLNK, BLNKW) (“Blink” or the “Company”), a leading owner, operator, and provider of electric vehicle (EV) charging equipment and services and Cushman & Wakefield (NYSE: CWK), a leading global real estate services firm, today announced a preferred supplier agreement for the marketing and potential deployment of Blink charging stations and related services to Cushman & Wakefield clients throughout the United States.
Moreover, Cushman & Wakefield has agreed to engage its large network of property managers to introduce Blink equipment and services as an available amenity at the commercial properties it manages.
“Blink is pleased to provide Cushman & Wakefield clients with access to Blink EV fast charging stations and services,” said Michael D. Farkas, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Blink. “The Blink network of EV chargers provides much-needed charging solutions for Cushman & Wakefield’s clients. We look forward to supporting them. That’s as they continue to build a greener future while enhancing resident and tenant experiences at their clients’ properties.”
Cushman & Wakefield is choosing Blink for its broad range of products, services, and innovative solutions. Blink has flexible business models that meet the diverse needs and challenges property owners face. This includes having Blink own the equipment and share a portion of the revenues with the host. Or can host own for properties that want to be the sole owner and operator of their EV charging stations. Blink also offers a hybrid where Blink covers the cost of equipment, operations, and administration.
Many Benefits for Cushman & Wakefield
Cushman & Wakefield client properties will also have access to leading-edge EV fast charging technology with a full range of deployment configurations. This includes single and multiple cord pedestals, individual and paired wall-mount chargers, and DC fast, multi-family charging stations. They are all operable on the proprietary Blink Network. It’s a cloud-based tool that operates Blink EV chargers and their charging data.
“This agreement puts our clients and us at the forefront of the movement toward more sustainable transportation,” said Marla Maloney, President, Americas Services, Cushman & Wakefield. “We look forward to working with Blink to effectively address the needs of the growing population of EV drivers. Moreover, contribute to a greener future while enhancing the tenant and resident experience.”