Food delivery

THE FRESH MARKET SUPPORTING WORLD CENTRAL KITCHEN TO PROVIDE FRESH MEALS TO PEOPLE IMPACTED BY HURRICANE IAN

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

GREENSBORO, N.C., Oct. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- In support of the communities it serves and all those affected by the devastation of Hurricane Ian, The Fresh Market  today launched a fundraiser to benefit the volunteer work of World Central Kitchen (WCK), a nonprofit organization that is first to the frontlines to provide meals to people impacted by humanitarian, natural and community crises. On Wednesday, October 5, The Fresh Market will launch a three-week register roundup fundraiser and has committed to match all donations up to $100K where 100 percent of the proceeds will be donated to WCK. Currently, WCK is providing meals in community distribution points in Port Charlotte, Cape Coral, and Fort Myers, multiple Lee County hospitals, Sanibel and Pine Islands, as well as additional food truck placements across several severely impacted communities.

Key Points: 
  • "Hurricane Ian has directly impacted many team members of The Fresh Market, their families and the communities we have served for the last 40 years," stated Jason Potter, CEO of The Fresh Market.
  • "We understand the importance of fresh food and the comfort it brings and are proud to support World Central Kitchen's efforts to assist the people who are experiencing the aftermath of Hurricane Ian.
  • We invite the guests of The Fresh Market to join us in these fundraising efforts to help provide meals by rounding up at the register."
  • Founded in 2010 by Chef Jos Andrs, World Central Kitchen is a nonprofit organization that provides fresh meals in response to crises.

India B2C e-Commerce Market Report 2022: A $181.2 Billion Market by 2026 Growing by Almost $100 Billion Since 2021

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

The B2C Ecommerce market in India is expected to grow by 21.52% on annual basis to reach US$105.0 billion in 2022.

Key Points: 
  • The B2C Ecommerce market in India is expected to grow by 21.52% on annual basis to reach US$105.0 billion in 2022.
  • The medium to the long-term growth story of the B2C Ecommerce industry in India promises to be attractive .
  • The country's B2C Ecommerce Gross Merchandise Value will increase from US$86.4 billion in 2021 to reach US$181.2 billion by 2026.
  • In the Asian Pacific region, India is expected to become the second-fastest growing economy based on e-commerce sales in 2022.

Potomac Edison Hosts Tree Planting Events in October

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

WILLIAMSPORT, Md., Oct. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Employee volunteers from Potomac Edison, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), will be planting 650 trees at planting events throughout the company's Maryland service area during the month of October.

Key Points: 
  • WILLIAMSPORT, Md., Oct. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Employee volunteers from Potomac Edison, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), will be planting 650 trees at planting events throughout the company's Maryland service area during the month of October.
  • FirstEnergy is donating the trees for the plantings as part of a larger company initiative to plant 20,000 trees in 2022.
  • Tree plantings and giveaways support FirstEnergy's efforts to reduce its carbon footprint, promote the responsible use of natural resources and further the advancement of sustainable practices.
  • Follow Potomac Edison at www.potomacedison.com , on Twitter @PotomacEdison , and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/PotomacEdison .

Productiv Launches Enhanced SaaS Management Platform to Help Companies Optimize Costs and Rationalize Portfolios in an Uncertain Economic Climate

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

Companies are looking to get the most value out of the software they purchase, especially in the current unpredictable global business environment.

Key Points: 
  • Companies are looking to get the most value out of the software they purchase, especially in the current unpredictable global business environment.
  • In particular, many are looking at SaaS applications, which have exploded in use.
  • According to Gartner, by 2025 SaaS spending is projected to surpass $210B and account for over 50% of a companys total app spend.
  • Given this climate, procurement teams are feeling the pressure to work collaboratively with IT and across the business to optimize SaaS spending.

Cold Chain Logistics Market in North America to Grow by $64.79 Billion During 2022-2026 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

The "Cold Chain Logistics Market in North America 2022-2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Cold Chain Logistics Market in North America 2022-2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The cold chain logistics market in North America and is poised to grow by $64.79 bn during 2022-2026, accelerating at a CAGR of 11.98% during the forecast period.
  • The report on the cold chain logistics market in North America provides a holistic analysis, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and challenges, as well as vendor analysis covering around 25 vendors.
  • The cold chain logistics market in North America analysis includes the type segment and geographic landscape.

Gatik and Loblaw Make History with First Fully Driverless Deployment in Canada

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

Key Points: 
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20221005005279/en/
    Gatik today announced the launch of its fully driverless commercial operations with Canadas leading food and pharmacy retailer, Loblaw Companies Limited.
  • Since January 2020, Loblaw and Gatik have transported more than 150,000 autonomous deliveries (with a safety driver on board), with a 100 percent safety record.
  • Gatiks fully driverless deployment today represents the first time that an autonomous trucking company has removed the safety driver from a daily delivery route in Canada, unlocking the true advantages of autonomous delivery for Loblaws customers.
  • By constraining the operating environment in this way, Gatik has been able to safely achieve fully driverless operations in multiple markets.

Amadeus partners with Rappi, the leading super-app in the Americas

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Tuesday, October 4, 2022

MIAMI , Oct. 4, 2022  /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Amadeus Travel Platform will power the fast-growing RappiTravel service and will support its growth in Travel as the most popular super-app in Latin America more than 30 million users spanning in more than 350 cities and nine countries.

Key Points: 
  • While leveraging the search and automation capabilities of the Amadeus Travel Platform , Rappi and Amadeus are innovating together to further develop the travel vertical, and add more features and services to continue to scale the offering.
  • "We are very excited about the innovation that Amadeus is bringing to the table because this partnership will allow us to transform people's travel experience".
  • Rappi is one of those elite apps that has built a huge following," said Eduardo Schutte, Senior Vice President, Online, Americas at Amadeus.
  • Amadeus' solutions connect travelers to the journeys they want through travel agents, search engines, tour operators, airlines, airports, hotels, cars and railways.

Grubhub and Gopuff Partner to Power Nationwide Delivery from Gopuff's Network on the Grubhub Marketplace

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Tuesday, October 4, 2022

CHICAGO and PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Grubhub and Gopuff announced a partnership today to offer Gopuff's network of instant commerce locations on the Grubhub Marketplace. A pilot begins today with select locations in New York City, Los Angeles, Chicago, Boston, Philadelphia and Austin. Hundreds of Gopuff locations across the country will be available on the Grubhub Marketplace in the coming weeks.

Key Points: 
  • CHICAGO and PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Grubhub and Gopuff announced a partnership today to offer Gopuff's network of instant commerce locations on the Grubhub Marketplace.
  • Hundreds of Gopuff locations across the country will be available on the Grubhub Marketplace in the coming weeks.
  • Orders placed on the Grubhub Marketplace are fulfilled and delivered by Gopuff's hyper-local logistics network.
  • "We're excited to partner with Gopuff to give our diners more choice than ever before," said Ariella Kurshan, senior vice president of growth at Grubhub.

Canon Announces New Business Inkjet Printer Delivering a Low Total Cost of Ownership for Hybrid Work Environments

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Tuesday, October 4, 2022

MELVILLE, N.Y., Oct. 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The new MAXIFY GX7020X inkjet printer – utilizing a high-volume continuous ink supply system which can help reduce ink costs by utilizing high-volume ink bottles – was announced by Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions. Now, Canon's authorized B2B independent dealer network will – for the first time - be able to directly procure a desktop inkjet printer from Canon U.S.A., Inc. in addition to A3/A4 laser devices. With this technology expansion, end customers who increasingly seek hybrid work solutions to accommodate a workforce that is both in-office and work-from-home will be able to go to a single dealer to fulfill their organizational needs, regardless of their preference for laser or inkjet print technology.

Key Points: 
  • The MAXIFY GX7020X is a four-in-one (Print, Copy, Scan, Fax) printer offering single pass duplex scanning.
  • Whether used in a home office or a small business, the Canon MAXIFY GX7020X inkjet printer is designed for ease, convenience, and productivity.
  • This workhorse color printer has the ability to print on a variety of media, such as envelopes and labels.
  • The Canon MAXIFY GX7020X inkjet printer and uniFLOW Online Cloud Link Print Connection subscription are available now for ordering.

Hero Digital Honored as Optimizely's Digital Experience Solution Partner of the Year

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Tuesday, October 4, 2022

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Hero Digital, a leading independent digital transformation company, announced today that it has been honored as Optimizely's DXP Partner of the Year for North America. Optimizely's Partner Awards aim to recognize partners with exceptional expertise driving innovation and customer success using Optimizely's solutions, specifically including the adoption of the Optimizely Digital Experience Platform (DXP).

Key Points: 
  • SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Hero Digital , a leading independent digital transformation company, announced today that it has been honored as Optimizely's DXP Partner of the Year for North America.
  • "We're thrilled to be Optimizely's DXP Partner of the Year for North America," said David Kilimnik, CEO of Hero Digital.
  • With Optimizely, Hero Digital ensures its clients receive best-in-class customer experience capabilities including content creation, data management, commerce, and real-time testing.
  • Hero Digital is a leading independent digital customer experience company leveraging strategy, design, technology, marketing, and data, to solve the critical digital transformation needs of the Fortune 1000.