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Three Leading Snow and Ice Removal Companies Select UtilizeCore to Source, Hire, and Manage Subcontractors Through its SaaS-based Marketplace

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 7:00pm

Snow and ice removal companies need to be ready to service commercial properties whenever they need it.

Key Points: 
  • Snow and ice removal companies need to be ready to service commercial properties whenever they need it.
  • With UtilzeCore's automated platform, snow removal companies can quickly add qualified subcontractors while also making it easier to communicate, manage and pay them.
  • "We are thrilled to announce these four major new snow and ice removal customers, Donovan Property, Polar Group, RNA Facilities, and US Snow Pros."
  • US Snow Pros is a commercial and industrial snow and ice removal company servicing much of the United States.

INVESTOR ALERT: Kirby McInerney LLP Reminds Investors That a Class Action Lawsuit Has Been Filed on Behalf of HyreCar Inc. (HYRE) Investors and Encourages Investors to Contact the Firm Before October 26, 2021

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 2:34pm

Investors have until October 26, 2021 to apply to the Court to be appointed as lead plaintiff in the lawsuit.

Key Points: 
  • Investors have until October 26, 2021 to apply to the Court to be appointed as lead plaintiff in the lawsuit.
  • HyreCar operates a web-based marketplace that allows car and fleet owners to rent their cars to Uber, Lyft, and other gig economy service drivers.
  • HyreCar operates a platform that connects gig drivers with automobiles, while also providing insurance and tactical support.
  • Kirby McInerney LLP is a New York-based plaintiffs law firm concentrating in securities, antitrust, whistleblower, and consumer litigation.

Rite Aid Partners With Uber Eats to Expand On-Demand Delivery Nationwide

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 3:02pm

Today, Rite Aid (NYSE: RAD) announced the expansion of their partnership with Uber Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: UBER) to offer delivery of Rite Aid products nationwide through Uber Eats.

Key Points: 
  • Today, Rite Aid (NYSE: RAD) announced the expansion of their partnership with Uber Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: UBER) to offer delivery of Rite Aid products nationwide through Uber Eats.
  • On-demand delivery is now available for 2,185 Rite Aid locations across 17 states on Uber Eats.
  • Customers who wish to order Rite Aid items for delivery simply need to open the Uber Eats app, tap the convenience or pharmacy icons, select Rite Aid, and begin shopping.
  • Uber Pass and Eats Pass customers will also enjoy $0 Delivery Fee and 5% off on all orders over $15.

Exclusive Deal with Overtime Elite Marks Return of Topps Basketball Cards

Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 6:00pm

The OTE partnership marks Topps' long-awaited return into basketball and highlights Topps commitment to supporting innovation and transformation for athletes on their unique journeys.

Key Points: 
  • The OTE partnership marks Topps' long-awaited return into basketball and highlights Topps commitment to supporting innovation and transformation for athletes on their unique journeys.
  • The first available trading cards are Topps NOW products, print-on-demand cards that Topps utilizes to capture seminal moments in sports almost immediately.
  • Topps will also create physical trading cards of Overtime Elite players for their Topps Chrome and Topps Inception series that will be available at hobby shops and big box retailers including Target and Walmart.
  • Topps Digital Sports & Entertainment has connected with people around the world who have downloaded our apps including Topps BUNT, TOPPS KICK, Star Wars: Card Trader by Topps, Topps WWE SLAM, Topps NHL SKATE, Marvel Collect!

Unagi Scooters Unveils the "Model Eleven," The World's First "Smart" Electric Scooter With Industrial Design by Yves Behar

Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 5:30pm

Since its launch in 2018, Unagi has seen towering demand for its Model One , an ultralight, portable and fast scooter that pushed the boundaries of micromobility.

Key Points: 
  • Since its launch in 2018, Unagi has seen towering demand for its Model One , an ultralight, portable and fast scooter that pushed the boundaries of micromobility.
  • Unagi partnered with award-winning industrial designer Yves Behar to create a fluid, elegant design this technological feat deserved.
  • Free from any visible screws, exposed cables or bolted-on components, the scooter delivers both a seamless ride and form factor.
  • Unagi is redesigning urban, local travel with the highest quality, lightweight and portable electric scooters in the market.

TPG Names Todd B. Sisitsky as President

Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 5:00pm

TPG, a leading global alternative asset firm, today announced that Todd B. Sisitsky has been named as President of the firm, effective immediately.

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  • TPG, a leading global alternative asset firm, today announced that Todd B. Sisitsky has been named as President of the firm, effective immediately.
  • Sisitsky will continue as Co-Managing Partner of TPG Capital and Co-Head of the platforms healthcare investing efforts.
  • Todd is an exceptionally talented and creative investor who has been instrumental in developing and executing TPGs thematic and growth-oriented approach, said Jon Winkelried, CEO of TPG.
  • His appointment marks another important step in the natural evolution of TPGs leadership and I look forward to working closely with Todd as the firms first President.

COVERR Secures $1 Million Annual Funding Capacity for Gig Economy Worker Cash Advances

Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 2:00pm

Using traditional and alternative data to predict future earning potential, COVERR provides cash advances customized for gig workers.

Key Points: 
  • Using traditional and alternative data to predict future earning potential, COVERR provides cash advances customized for gig workers.
  • A recently closed debt facility, comprised of capital contributions from high net worth individuals from major US and international banks, top law firms and DoorDash has put COVERR in a position to provide $1 million in cash advances to gig economy workers.
  • Founded in 2020, COVERR exclusively served gig economy workers in New York.
  • COVERR plans to be the go-to financial partner for gig workers and grow alongside the gig economy by doubling the number of workers it serves in the next year.

Venzee Announces 87% Surge in Product Data Submissions from Consumer Brands

Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 2:00pm

CHICAGO, Sept. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ - Venzee Technologies Inc. (TSXV: VENZ) (OTCQB: VENZF) ("Venzee" or the "Company"), the artificial intelligence (AI) platform for product data, announces an 87% increase in product data submissions from consumer brands since July 2021.

Key Points: 
  • CHICAGO, Sept. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ - Venzee Technologies Inc. (TSXV: VENZ) (OTCQB: VENZF) ("Venzee" or the "Company"), the artificial intelligence (AI) platform for product data, announces an 87% increase in product data submissions from consumer brands since July 2021.
  • Increasing product data submissions are the result of growing Mesh Connector sales and the velocity with which the Company's AI platform efficiently sends product data from brands to retailers.
  • This 87% increase in product data submissions reinforces the importance of Venzee's investment in developing better technology over exponential resource growth to keep up with increased sales.
  • Venzee (TSXV: VENZ) (OTCQB: VENZF) is the leading artificial intelligence platform for product data used by global brands to speed time to market and create competitive supply chain advantages.

Agtonomy Launches Out of Stealth to Address Farm Labor Crisis with $4 Million Seed Round from Grit Ventures, GV and Village Global

Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 2:00pm

The Agtonomy mission is to address the massive labor crisis gripping local farm and land maintenance operations.

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  • The Agtonomy mission is to address the massive labor crisis gripping local farm and land maintenance operations.
  • Even though the number of local farmers outpaces those involved in big agriculture, few technology companies have addressed their challenges.
  • "We invest in promising entrepreneurs and startups across all geographies and sectors," said Anne Dwane, Co-founder and Partner at Village Global.
  • Agtonomy , based in South San Francisco and Sonoma County, is a hybrid autonomy and tele-assist service platform with the venture backing of GV, Grit Ventures and Village Global.

EVgo Unveils New Fleet Solutions to Support Growing EV Fleet Market

Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 12:00pm

EVgo provides a variety of Level 2 and DCFC charging solutions for light, medium, and heavy-duty fleets, designed to meet their unique operational needs, including the ability to leverage a combination of:

Key Points: 
  • EVgo provides a variety of Level 2 and DCFC charging solutions for light, medium, and heavy-duty fleets, designed to meet their unique operational needs, including the ability to leverage a combination of:
    Depot Charging Solutions: EVgo offers depot charging solutions with a range of flexible ownership models, from comprehensive turnkey solutions for mission-critical fleet operations to Charging-as-a-Service (ChaaS) offerings.
  • EVgos fleet solutions include a complete solution set of hardware, software, and operations, networking, and maintenance functions and capabilities supporting holistic cost-saving and optimization for fleet operations.
  • In July 2021, General Motors Company (GM) named EVgo a preferred provider for its Ultium Charge 360 fleet service.
  • Electric Last Mile Solutions is the first electric light commercial vehicle manufacturer to be available today, and EVgos purpose-built fleet charging solutions create an opportunity for fleet customers to accelerate their electrification journey.