PODS

NEXE Innovations Awarded $1,000,000 from the Government of Canada

Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 8:30am

VANCOUVER, BC, Jan. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -NEXE Innovations Inc. ("NEXE" or the "Company"), a leader in plant-based materials science and advanced manufacturing technologies, is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a $1,000,000 grant from the Government of Canada ("GOC") to support the commercialization of its NEXE Nespresso-Compatible Pods.

Key Points: 
  • VANCOUVER, BC, Jan. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -NEXE Innovations Inc. ("NEXE" or the "Company"), a leader in plant-based materials science and advanced manufacturing technologies, is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a $1,000,000 grant from the Government of Canada ("GOC") to support the commercialization of its NEXE Nespresso-Compatible Pods.
  • This follows a $150,000 grant that NEXE received in 2019 during Phase 1 of the program to support prototype development.
  • NEXE was awarded Phase 2 funding to develop plant-based and fully compostable Nespresso-Compatible coffee pods from bioplastic and wood fibre.
  • NEXE Innovations Inc. is a leader in plant-based compostable technology and advanced materials manufacturing based in British Columbia, Canada.

Advanced Container Technologies, Inc. Expands into Oklahoma to Provide Automated Growing Systems, Compliant Bottle and Packaging Solutions for the Cannabis Industry

Tuesday, November 24, 2020 - 2:25pm

CORONA, Calif., Nov. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Advanced Container Technologies, Inc. (Ticker: OTC:ACTX), announced it has expanded its operations in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Key Points: 
  • CORONA, Calif., Nov. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Advanced Container Technologies, Inc. (Ticker: OTC:ACTX), announced it has expanded its operations in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
  • The company will sell its bottles and packaging; technology and components used for cultivation; as well as the "Grow Pod" self-contained micro-farms.
  • Grow Pods offer a unique pathway for growers to get started quickly - with a low investment and a rapid ROI.
  • Grow Pods are transportable food-grade shipping containers that are specially modified and equipped with advanced technology to provide an optimal environment for growing a wide range of horticultural products, including cannabis and hemp.

SG Blocks Delivers D-Tec 2 Testing Pods to LAX Airport to Begin Installation for COVID-19 Testing

Monday, November 23, 2020 - 9:15pm

SG Blocks, Inc., (Nasdaq: SGBX) (SG Blocks or the Company) a leading designer, innovator, and fabricator of sustainable and green container-based structures, announced the delivery of its D-Tec 2 Testing Pods to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

Key Points: 
  • SG Blocks, Inc., (Nasdaq: SGBX) (SG Blocks or the Company) a leading designer, innovator, and fabricator of sustainable and green container-based structures, announced the delivery of its D-Tec 2 Testing Pods to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20201123006242/en/
    SG Blocks Delivers D-Tec 2 Testing Pods to LAX Airport to Begin Installation for COVID-19 Testing (Photo: Business Wire)
    The Company had previously announced on November 18, 2020 that its joint venture partnership Clarity Mobile Venture had signed an agreement to provide coronavirus tests for passengers and employees at LAX.
  • The testing facility is expected to open in early December 2020 and will be located a five-minute walk from the main terminal at LAX.
  • Each project starts with GreenSteel, the structural core and shell of an SG Blocks building, and then customized to client specifications.

GP Solutions, Inc. Enters into Distribution Agreement with Advanced Container Technologies, Inc.

Tuesday, October 27, 2020 - 1:20pm

CORONA, Calif., Oct. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --On August 6th 2020, GP Solutions, Inc. (GWPD) finalized a distribution agreement with California based Advanced Container Technologies, Inc., (ACT).

Key Points: 
  • CORONA, Calif., Oct. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --On August 6th 2020, GP Solutions, Inc. (GWPD) finalized a distribution agreement with California based Advanced Container Technologies, Inc., (ACT).
  • This agreement has an initial term that expires on December 31, 2025, and is renewable indefinitely as long as ACT meets prescribed sales targets.
  • A key component of the agreement is ACT's exclusivity to market GP Solutions "Grow Pods."
  • GP Solutions, Inc. President, George Natzic, stated, "We are very excited about the prospects of this agreement allowing ACT to use its expertise to market and sell GP Solutions' Grow Pods."

PODS® Turns to Medallia for Complete View of Customer Experience in a Single Platform

Wednesday, October 7, 2020 - 1:00pm

Medallia, Inc. (NYSE: MDLA), the global leader in experience management, today announced that PODS Enterprises, LLC , the moving and storage company, has selected several Medallia technologies to have a comprehensive view of the customer experience.

Key Points: 
  • Medallia, Inc. (NYSE: MDLA), the global leader in experience management, today announced that PODS Enterprises, LLC , the moving and storage company, has selected several Medallia technologies to have a comprehensive view of the customer experience.
  • Delivering industry-leading customer care is essential to everything we do, said Luci Rainey, SVP and Chief Customer Officer of PODS.
  • We are excited to partner with Medallia to help enable PODS to gain a more comprehensive understanding of our customer base.
  • Medallias award-winning SaaS platform, the Medallia Experience Cloud, leads the market in the understanding and management of experience for customers, employees and citizens.

PODS® Expands Healthcare Support With Landmark Vizient Supplier Contract

Thursday, September 10, 2020 - 2:18pm

PODS Enterprises, LLC announced today it was awarded a supplier contract with Vizient , the nation's largest member-driven healthcare performance improvement company, to provide more cost-effective moving, storage and relocation solutions to Vizients members.

Key Points: 
  • PODS Enterprises, LLC announced today it was awarded a supplier contract with Vizient , the nation's largest member-driven healthcare performance improvement company, to provide more cost-effective moving, storage and relocation solutions to Vizients members.
  • The contract awarded to PODS for Business, the companys commercial solutions entity, is a milestone win for the portable storage company.
  • This awarded supplier designation vastly expands PODS reach in the healthcare business vertical, as Vizient serves more than half of the healthcare organizations across the United States, with a membership of over 800,000 healthcare and commercial affiliates.
  • PODS all-steel, heavy-duty commercial containers are optimal for healthcare environments, as they are built with added security features and offer adaptable options.

Mspark Wins 26 Awards in 2020 American Inhouse Design Awards Competition

Wednesday, August 12, 2020 - 4:08pm

Let Love Grow Bridal Shower Invitation, The Pods Growing Baby Shower Invitation Becca White

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  • Let Love Grow Bridal Shower Invitation, The Pods Growing Baby Shower Invitation Becca White
    I believe this years awards are even more impressive than ever.
  • Their daily work quality never wavered, and they continued to produce great results for our clients, no matter what the challenges were.
  • Mspark, a privately held, national media distribution company, has partnered with clients to deliver reliable advertising solutions since 1988.
  • The Mspark portfolio of more than 3,000 clients includes consumer packaged goods manufacturers, retailers, restaurants and service providers across the United States.

Western Container Sales Announces Rental Fleet Acquisitions in Texas, Discount Program With PODS

Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - 4:36pm

Western Container Sales, Railbox Consultings portable storage container rental and sales company, has announced its acquisition of container rental fleets in Dallas and Houston.

Key Points: 
  • Western Container Sales, Railbox Consultings portable storage container rental and sales company, has announced its acquisition of container rental fleets in Dallas and Houston.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200715005210/en/
    Western Container Sales has added 20' and 40' steel shipping containers to their portable storage rental fleet in Dallas and Houston.
  • Seller details were not disclosed, and Western seemed more focused on adding to its units on rent than in eliminating competition.
  • Because Western offers neither moving nor off-site storage services, theyve partnered with PODS to offer a discount referral program.

Announcing the Citizen Care Pod, a New COVID-19 Smart Screening and Testing Pod Combining Intelligent Technology with Modular Design  

Tuesday, June 16, 2020 - 1:00pm

From the start, the integration of technology has been critical in the vision of the Citizen Care Pod.

Key Points: 
  • From the start, the integration of technology has been critical in the vision of the Citizen Care Pod.
  • Citizen Care Pods Corporation is in negotiations with a national lab diagnostics company to deliver a reliable, convenient testing experience for Citizen Care Pod patients.
  • - Carl Demarco, Chairman and CEO of Citizen Care Pods Corporation, co-founded Citizen Care Pods Corporation with Zenon Radewych.
  • The Citizen Care Pod demonstrates how intelligent technology can accelerate that effort in a safe and sensible manner.

Announcing the Citizen Care Pod, a New COVID-19 Smart Screening and Testing Pod Combining Intelligent Technology with Modular Design

Tuesday, June 16, 2020 - 1:00pm

From the start, the integration of technology has been critical in the vision of the Citizen Care Pod.

Key Points: 
  • From the start, the integration of technology has been critical in the vision of the Citizen Care Pod.
  • Citizen Care Pods Corporation is in negotiations with a national lab diagnostics company to deliver a reliable, convenient testing experience for Citizen Care Pod patients.
  • - Carl Demarco, Chairman and CEO of Citizen Care Pods Corporation, co-founded Citizen Care Pods Corporation with Zenon Radewych.
  • The Citizen Care Pod demonstrates how intelligent technology can accelerate that effort in a safe and sensible manner.