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Petco and Klarna Make Pet Care More Accessible with "Pay in 4" Payment Services Online and In-Store

Thursday, August 5, 2021 - 3:33pm

* Pet parents utilizing Klarna's flexible payment options will also still be eligible to earn rewards through their Pals Rewards account like any other purchase.

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  • * Pet parents utilizing Klarna's flexible payment options will also still be eligible to earn rewards through their Pals Rewards account like any other purchase.
  • "Consumersespecially Millennials and Gen Zers, many of whom are becoming pet parents for the first timeare turning away from traditional credit and demanding more flexible payment options.
  • About Petco, The Health + Wellness Co.
    Petco is a category-defining health and wellness company focused on improving the lives of pets, pet parents and our own Petco partners.
  • With Klarna consumers can buy now and pay later, so they can get what they love today.

INDOCHINO unlocks new Gen Z and Millennial customers with Klarna as shoppers upgrade their wardrobes

Thursday, August 5, 2021 - 3:00pm

INDOCHINO implemented Klarna for Business ' Pay in 4 solution, enabling customers to split their purchases into four interest-free payments over time, while INDOCHINO is paid upfront and in full.

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  • INDOCHINO implemented Klarna for Business ' Pay in 4 solution, enabling customers to split their purchases into four interest-free payments over time, while INDOCHINO is paid upfront and in full.
  • Of INDOCHINO customers using Klarna, 67% are Millennials and Gen Zers.
  • We're looking forward to helping them continue to upgrade their wardrobes and become INDOCHINO fans for life."
  • By joining forces with Klarna, INDOCHINO supports shoppers who are seeking budget-friendly payment options within the high-quality menswear space."

Give the World a Shot: Expedia Group Brands Globally Unite to Bolster UNICEF’s Global Vaccination Efforts One Trip at a Time

Thursday, August 5, 2021 - 1:00pm

Globally, the Expedia Group family of brands represents a community of passionate travelers dedicated to seeing the world but, more importantly, believe in the importance of having an equitable world.

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  • Globally, the Expedia Group family of brands represents a community of passionate travelers dedicated to seeing the world but, more importantly, believe in the importance of having an equitable world.
  • At Expedia Group, we are a passionate group of employees with a deep understanding of the power travel has to expand horizons and strengthen connections.
  • With the help of travelers around the world, the Expedia Group family of brands will donate a minimum of $10M to UNICEFs work.
  • The Expedia Group family of brands includes: Expedia, Hotels.com, Expedia Partner Solutions, Vrbo, Egencia, trivago, Orbitz, Travelocity, Hotwire, Wotif, ebookers, CheapTickets, Expedia Group Media Solutions, Expedia Local Expert, CarRentals.com, and Expedia Cruises.

Global Travel Technologies Market to Reach $12.5 Billion by 2026

Wednesday, August 4, 2021 - 3:44pm

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- A new market study published by Global Industry Analysts Inc., (GIA) the premier market research company, today released its report titled "Travel Technologies - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" .

Key Points: 
  • SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- A new market study published by Global Industry Analysts Inc., (GIA) the premier market research company, today released its report titled "Travel Technologies - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" .
  • Amid the COVID-19 crisis, the global market for Travel Technologies estimated at US$8.6 Billion in the year 2020, is projected to reach a revised size of US$12.5 Billion by 2026, growing at aCAGR of 6.8% over the analysis period.
  • The U.S. Market is Estimated at $1.7 Billion in 2021, While China is Forecast to Reach $1.9 Billion by 2026
    The Travel Technologies market in the U.S. is estimated at US$1.7 Billion in the year 2021.
  • Global Industry Analysts, Inc., ( www.strategyr.com ) is a renowned market research publisher the world`s only influencer driven market research company.

Primo Water Corporation Announces Appointment of Archana Singh to Board of Directors

Wednesday, August 4, 2021 - 11:45am

TAMPA, Fla., Aug. 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ - Primo Water Corporation (NYSE: PRMW) (TSX: PRMW) (the "Company" or "Primo"), a leading provider of sustainable drinking water solutions direct to consumers in North America and Europe, today announced the appointment of Archana Singh to the Primo Water Corporation Board of Directors.

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  • TAMPA, Fla., Aug. 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ - Primo Water Corporation (NYSE: PRMW) (TSX: PRMW) (the "Company" or "Primo"), a leading provider of sustainable drinking water solutions direct to consumers in North America and Europe, today announced the appointment of Archana Singh to the Primo Water Corporation Board of Directors.
  • "Archana brings a wealth of proven executive leadership and is an excellent complement to our existing Board skill set," continued Mr. Fowden.
  • She also held executive-level HR positions at Computer Science Corporation, AMD Corporation, Unisys Corporation, Sun Microsystems and Credit Suisse First Boston.
  • Primo Water Corporation is a leading pure-play water solutions provider in North America, Europe and Israel and generates approximately $2.0 billion in annual revenue.

New Research Reveals Price No Longer Primary Driver of Travel Decisions

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 12:00pm

However, the months of uncertainty are weighing on their travel decisions and shifting the conventional belief that price is the top driver of bookings, said Ariane Gorin, president, Expedia for Business, Expedia Group.

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  • However, the months of uncertainty are weighing on their travel decisions and shifting the conventional belief that price is the top driver of bookings, said Ariane Gorin, president, Expedia for Business, Expedia Group.
  • Despite a period of uncertainty, the Traveler Value Index shows that people are making travel a financial priority.
  • The Traveler Value Index reveals that travelers continue to make value-based decisions that reflect their own personal views when booking travel.
  • Expedia Groups Traveler Value Index research was conducted by Wakefield Research between April 16 and May 7, 2021.

Expedia Invites Travelers to Rediscover the Magic of Cities Through Music, Starting with New York City

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 3:30pm

With New York City recently reopening fully to visitors, this once-in-a-lifetime celebration, taking place in Central Park on August 21, marks the perfect moment to welcome travelers back to rediscover everything the city has to offer.

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  • With New York City recently reopening fully to visitors, this once-in-a-lifetime celebration, taking place in Central Park on August 21, marks the perfect moment to welcome travelers back to rediscover everything the city has to offer.
  • In addition, Expedia will give away up to 1,000 concert tickets to Expedia Rewards members and provide a variety of other ways for travelers to win tickets ahead of the concert.
  • Throughout 2020, city destinations saw a significant dip in tourism as the pandemic forced entertainment, dining, and attractions to close.
  • However, cities around the globe are starting to have a major vacation comeback as restrictions ease.

Expedia Group to Webcast Second Quarter 2021 Results on August 5, 2021

Friday, July 23, 2021 - 1:30pm

Expedia Group (NASDAQ: EXPE) will report its second quarter 2021 results for the period ended June 30, 2021 on Thursday, August 5, 2021 via an earnings release and accompanying webcast.

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  • Expedia Group (NASDAQ: EXPE) will report its second quarter 2021 results for the period ended June 30, 2021 on Thursday, August 5, 2021 via an earnings release and accompanying webcast.
  • Expedia Group is the world's travel platform, and our mission is to power global travel for everyone, everywhere.
  • Our family of travel brands includes: Brand Expedia, Hotels.com, Expedia Partner Solutions, Vrbo, Egencia, trivago, HomeAway, Orbitz, Travelocity, Hotwire, Wotif, ebookers, CheapTickets, Expedia Group Media Solutions, CarRentals.com, Expedia Cruises, Traveldoo and VacationRentals.com.
  • 2021 Expedia, Inc., an Expedia Group company.

Vrbo - One Size DOESN’T Fit All: The Traditional Family Holiday Is More unique Than Ever

Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 4:06pm

With nearly 3 million Brits in single parent families1, the research from Vrbo highlights how the shape of the so-called traditional family holiday is changing.

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  • With nearly 3 million Brits in single parent families1, the research from Vrbo highlights how the shape of the so-called traditional family holiday is changing.
  • But how can a holiday as a single parent be relaxing for all the family?
  • And what are the pain points faced by single parents when looking to take their family away?
  • Although officially on holiday, the only real difference to daily life for a single parent can be the change in scenery.

Creatd Completes Acquisition of Controlling Stake in Influencer Talent Management Agency, WHE

Tuesday, July 20, 2021 - 6:30pm

FORT LEE, N.J., July 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Creatd, Inc. (Nasdaq CM: CRTD) ("Creatd" or the "Company"), the parent company of Vocal , today announced that it has completed its acquisition of a controlling stake of WHE Agency ("WHE"), following the Company's initial announcement of the proposed transaction in mid-June.

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  • FORT LEE, N.J., July 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Creatd, Inc. (Nasdaq CM: CRTD) ("Creatd" or the "Company"), the parent company of Vocal , today announced that it has completed its acquisition of a controlling stake of WHE Agency ("WHE"), following the Company's initial announcement of the proposed transaction in mid-June.
  • WHE is a talent management and public relations agency dedicated to the representation and management of family- and lifestyle-focused influencers and digital creators.
  • Bringing the WHE talent roster into the Creatd family is expected to benefit both Vocal and WHE's creator networks.
  • Together, WHE's influencer talent reaches a combined audience of over 50 million followers and growing.