Hype alone can’t carry you, a truism on-demand shipping start-up Shyp has had to accept. The company, which in 2016 began shuttering its US offices outside of San Francisco as it struggled with scale, was once a darling of the venture capital world, but its premature expansion came at a hefty price. FastCompany analyses where this shipping business, which closed its doors yesterday, went wrong. And you can read a blog post from its founder here.

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