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Kinetica Now Available as a Service in AWS Marketplace

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Thursday, September 29, 2022

ARLINGTON, Va., Sept. 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Kinetica, the database for time & space, is now easily accessible as-a-service in AWS Marketplace, a curated digital catalog that customers can use to find, buy, deploy and manage third-party software, data and services to build solutions and run their businesses on Amazon Web Services (AWS). The listing gives organizations real-time analysis and modern location intelligence on massive IoT data sets.

Key Points: 
  • Kinetica is available in AWS Marketplace and is fully managed by Kinetica.
  • "Customers across government and commercial industries have been modernizing their location intelligence applications with Kinetica on AWS for years," said Mona Chadha, Director of AWS Marketplace Category Management.
  • Kinetica is available immediately in AWS Marketplace, with availability on AWS GovCloud to come later in 2022.
  • Kinetica has a rich partner ecosystem, including AWS, Microsoft, NVIDIA, Intel, Dell, Tableau, and Oracle.

NEW WSWA STUDY FINDS U.S. MOTHERS CONCERNED THAT DIRECT-TO-CONSUMER SPIRITS SHIPPING ENDANGERS CHILDREN

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Wednesday, September 28, 2022

WASHINGTON, Sept. 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the WSWA Educational Foundation, in partnership with Morning Consult, released the findings of a new survey that measured perception of direct-to-consumer (DTC) spirits shipping among American mothers. Morning Consult surveyed 2,000 mothers nationally during a five-day period in August with an oversampling of target populations in New York and Texas — two states that will face DTC spirits shipping bills when their legislative sessions open in the new year.

Key Points: 
  • "Particularly, a majority of mothers are concerned that the DTC shipping of spirits will increase underage access and access to dangerous counterfeit product."
  • When asked, 72% of American mothers expressed concern that the DTC shipping of liquor/spirits across state lines will increase underage access to alcohol.
  • 73% of Texan mothers are concerned that DTC shipping of liquor/spirits across states lines will increase underage access to alcohol.
  • 73% of New York mothers are concerned that DTC shipping of liquor/spirits across states lines will increase underage access to alcohol.

ShipStation Partners With Jitterbit to Embed Intelligent Automation With ERPs, Driving Efficiency for Merchants

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Tuesday, September 27, 2022

Using intelligent automation, Jitterbit will be able to connect ShipStation to enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems without IT help or development work for implementation.

Key Points: 
  • Using intelligent automation, Jitterbit will be able to connect ShipStation to enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems without IT help or development work for implementation.
  • Many in the industry still rely heavily on manual processes to carry out day-to-day tasks, such as shipping processes and data entry.
  • This new partnership answers this market need for automation by enabling users to automatically push data from current applications to ShipStation, providing accurate customer information and preferences.
  • Jitterbit, a silver sponsor of the event, will be at booth #1012 and ShipStation will be at booth #1043.

Postmaster General DeJoy Addresses Nation's Commercial Mailers

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Friday, September 23, 2022

WASHINGTON, Sept. 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- In a keynote video address this week to partnership groups composed of Postal Service leaders and the nation's commercial mailers, USPS Postmaster General and CEO Louis DeJoy said the Postal Service is a different organization now than when he arrived more than two years ago.

Key Points: 
  • WASHINGTON, Sept. 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- In a keynote video address this week to partnership groups composed of Postal Service leaders and the nation's commercial mailers, USPS Postmaster General and CEO Louis DeJoy said the Postal Service is a different organization now than when he arrived more than two years ago.
  • DeJoy said, "One of the biggest initiatives under Delivering for America is empowering employees to embrace the changes that are needed to succeed.
  • We need your operating and marketing prowess and your competitive spirit to help us win together in the marketplace," DeJoy said.
  • The mission of the PCC is to foster a close working relationship between the Postal Service and commercial mailers.

Postal Service Issues New Christmas Stamp

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Thursday, September 22, 2022

BOSTON, Sept. 22, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Postal Service issued the "Virgin and Child" Christmas Forever stamp today during a dedication ceremony at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.

Key Points: 
  • Postal Service issued the "Virgin and Child" Christmas Forever stamp today during a dedication ceremony at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.
  • "I am honored to represent the Postal Service as we dedicate a Christmas stamp that features one of the most revered images in the world the Virgin Mary holding her infant child, Jesus," said U.S.
  • Postal Service Organization Development Vice President Jenny Utterback, who served as the dedicating official.
  • Postal Service media resources, including broadcast-quality video and audio and photo stills, visit the USPS Newsroom .

ShipStation Announces Partnership with South Korean E-commerce Company Coupang

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Thursday, September 22, 2022

Every day, tens of thousands of e-commerce retailers rely on ShipStation to solve the day-to-day challenges of importing orders and processing shipments. The trusted leader in shipping software since its founding in 2011, ShipStation helps online sellers scale their businesses and deliver exceptional customer experiences, with an intuitive online solution that allows them to efficiently ship orders -- wherever they sell and however they ship. The multi-channel and multi-carrier platform offers the most integrations of any e-commerce solution, with more than 300 partnerships with leading shopping carts, marketplaces, carriers, and fulfillment services, including USPS, UPS, FedEx, Amazon, Shopify, and BigCommerce. ShipStation is a member of the Auctane family of companies and is headquartered in Austin, TX. Auctane brands include ShipStation, Stamps.com, Packlink, ShippingEasy, ShipWorks, ShipEngine, Endicia, Shipsi, GlobalPost, and Metapack, with offices in Austin, El Segundo, London, Madrid, Sunnyvale, Zielona Gora, Atlanta, and St. Louis.

Key Points: 
  • ShipStation , the worlds leading cloud-based e-commerce shipping solution, today announced a partnership with Coupang, one of the largest online retailers in South Korea.
  • We are delighted that this international partnership connects our merchants with the tools they need to enter the fast-growing South Korean e-commerce market, said Robert Gilbreath, General Manager of ShipStation.
  • Coupang predicts that South Korea is poised to become the third-largest e-commerce opportunity in the world in the coming years.
  • Coupang offers a variety of services, including same-day and next-morning delivery of groceries and general merchandise, simplified payments through Coupang Pay, delivery of prepared foods through Coupang Eats, and video streaming through Coupang Play.

Seel and 17TRACK Partner Up to Bring Peace of Mind to the Package Tracking Industry

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Wednesday, September 21, 2022

The risk of important packages getting delayed or not arriving can be anxiety inducing, which is why millions of people use package tracking tools everyday.

Key Points: 
  • The risk of important packages getting delayed or not arriving can be anxiety inducing, which is why millions of people use package tracking tools everyday.
  • To ease consumers' shipping anxiety, 17TRACK and Seel are partnering together to roll out "Green Package Protection" in the U.S.
  • Starting today, 17TRACK users can 1-click lock in a guaranteed delivery date of their package, without leaving the tracking page.
  • The powerful underwriting capabilities and robust API that we spent years developing enabled us to quickly bring Green Package Protection to the 17TRACK platform, bringing peace of mind to millions of consumers while adding new net revenue for our partner.

SSAB Partners with McNeilus, Oshkosh to Build First Commercial Vehicles in U.S. with Fossil-Free Steel

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Tuesday, September 20, 2022

SSAB initiated this partnership with Oshkosh Corporation because of its reputation as a leading innovator of mission-critical vehicles and essential equipment, including McNeilus market-leading refuse collection vehicles.

Key Points: 
  • SSAB initiated this partnership with Oshkosh Corporation because of its reputation as a leading innovator of mission-critical vehicles and essential equipment, including McNeilus market-leading refuse collection vehicles.
  • (Photo: Business Wire)
    The first use of this fossil-free steel will be to prototype advanced, environmentally sustainable McNeilus refuse collection vehicles.
  • Oshkosh Corporation and McNeilus are working together on future research and development initiatives across multiple commercial vehicle product lines.
  • SSAB aims to deliver fossil-free steel to the market in commercial scale during 2026 and delivered the first steel made of hydrogen-reduced iron in 2021.

Postal Service: The Holiday Season Begins Today

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Thursday, September 15, 2022

NORTH POLE, Sept. 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- At an event here to celebrate the new Holiday Elves stamps, with Santa, Mrs. Claus, reindeer and the Santa Claus House (on St. Nicholas Drive!) as the backdrop, the Postal Service announced that letters for the 110-year-old USPS Operation Santa program can be sent beginning today — six weeks earlier than previous years. The holiday season is here!

Key Points: 
  • as the backdrop, the Postal Service announced that letters for the 110-year-old USPS Operation Santa program can be sent beginning today six weeks earlier than previous years.
  • "USPS Operation Santa allows generous customers to grant the holiday wishes of children and families in need.
  • Postal Service Board of Governors, who served as the dedicating official for the stamp event.
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Holiday Elves Are Here To Help With Hectic Holidays

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Thursday, September 15, 2022

NORTH POLE , Sept. 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- With the issuance of the new Holiday Elves Forever stamps today, the U.S. Postal Service is celebrating the tremendous effort of all holiday elves.

Key Points: 
  • Postal Service is celebrating the tremendous effort of all holiday elves.
  • "The elves have been hard at work here preparing for the upcoming season and so have the more than 650,000 Postal Service employees nationwide.
  • The Postal Service is proud of its role delivering holiday cards and packages," said Michael J. Elston, the Secretary of the U.S.
  • The Holiday Elves stamps are se-tenant, which means they work together both as a single scene or as individual images.