As demand for hire increases on Fat Lama, we like to keep our users in the loop on where demand is not being met by supply. The following five items are prime examples of where search volume is currently outweighing the number of items listed on the platform: Roof Box We may be bidding farewell
Toymaker Power Up seems to have brushed off any taunts of ‘if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it’ on their way to revolutionising the paper glider – a toy whose wide-scale manufacturing was first recorded in Japan in 500BCE. According to creator Shai Goitein: “The PowerUp Dart converts your pastime homemade paper airplane into an
This week’s listings feature 700 cups of coffee, a bright white light and an E11 blaster – if that doesn’t wake you up, we’re not sure what will. Coffee Machine Bike Complete with fridge, coffee grinder and a battery which lasts 3-5 days, this coffee machine bike will make you the talk of your neighbourhood.
There are only so many times you can dress up as the corpse bride before your friends call you out for being unoriginal. This annual pressure to reinvent yourself each Halloween can end up costing a terrifying amount. That’s why many will turn to their peer to peer rental platform of choice in a few
We’ve had a lot of fun enjoying some creative new additions to the Fat Lama family this week. Dig in! Low Fog Smoke Machine This 1500W fog machine is designed for ‘heavy ground fog’. It has a DMX control for different settings and works with both dry ice and regular ice. For just £25/day, you
It would be tempting to attribute the income of some of our top lenders to luck or, perhaps, a touch of the supernatural. But us lamas have been closely studying their rulebook and seeing exactly what it is that they’re doing, and have pulled out a few key lessons which we could all learn from.
This week, Sam, Head of Lender Success here at Fat Lama, had the pleasure of catching up with Eleanor. Eleanor is a Fat Lama user who, as of this week, has generated a record amount of income on the platform without actually renting anything. ‘You what?’ Fair question. Eleanor has been inviting her contacts –
It just keeps coming! This week, a throwback to 80s filmmaking, a palm-sized drone with a 50kph propulsion and a serious inflatable. Human Table Football For football fans, a year is a long time to wait for the World Cup. If you’re already counting down the days until Gareth Southgate’s first eleven boards a plane
I know what you’re thinking. ‘What do the highest earning lenders have in common? It must be their strict adherence to the tried and tested blueprint for rental success, the Five Lender Metrics!’ Well, I suppose that is true. ‘Altogether now…’ Fast Response Time Borrowers expect answers quickly. The faster you respond, the more likely
Funerals aren’t cheap. In Japan in particular, the average cost of a funeral is over £20,000, according to a 2008 Consumer Association report, with human priests costing around £1700. Enter Pepper, SoftBank’s humanoid robot, who is now donning robes and offering to perform the ceremony for a small fraction of the price at £350. Robot