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Pfizer to start pilot delivery program for its COVID-19 vaccine in four U.S. states

Pfizer to start pilot delivery program for its COVID-19 vaccine in four U.S. states

Source: Reuters
Date of Publication: November 16th, 2020
Pfizer Inc PFE.N has launched a pilot delivery program for its experimental COVID-19 vaccine in four U.S. states, as the U.S. drugmaker seeks to address distribution challenges facing its ultra-cold storage requirements.
DoorDash shows surge in revenue growth, profitable quarter in IPO filing

DoorDash shows surge in revenue growth, profitable quarter in IPO filing

By: Anirban Sen, Joshua Franklin
Source: Reuters
Date of Publication: November 13th, 2020
DoorDash Inc, the U.S. food delivery startup backed by SoftBank Group Corp 9984.T, made public on Friday its regulatory filing for a listing on the New York Stock Exchange, setting the stage for a blockbuster IPO before the end of the year.
Uber sees slowest recovery of ride business in home U.S. market, deliveries more than double

Uber sees slowest recovery of ride business in home U.S. market, deliveries more than double

By: Tina Bellon, Akanksha Rana
Source: Reuters
Date of Publication: November 6th, 2020
Uber Technologies Inc said on Thursday demand for its food-delivery service exploded in the latest quarter, but recovery in its global rides business is being held back by its most important market, the United States.
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FedEx is upgrading its tech for a holiday season in pandemic times

By: Rob Pegoraro
Source: Fast Company
Date of Publication: November 4th, 2020
With people depending on deliveries more than ever, FedEx is calling in robots and adopting other gadgets to efficiently get packages where they’re going.
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Walmart Is Offering Home Covid-19 Testing Kits by Drone

By: Lisa Lacy
Source: Adweek
Date of Publication: September 22nd, 2020
Trials are beginning in Nevada and New York.
Truck Stops Move Into the Fast Lane During Covid-19 - WSJ

Truck Stops Move Into the Fast Lane During Covid-19

By: Peter Grant
Source: The Wall Street Journal
Date of Publication: August 25th, 2020
Rising e-commerce, delivery demand and summer driving help buoy niche market amid pandemic.
How a Chicago restaurant’s mobile app doubles as contactless payment and delivery - NCR Corp.

How a Chicago restaurant’s mobile app doubles as contactless payment and delivery - NCR Corp.

By: NCR Corporation
Source: NCR Corporation
Date of Publication: August 10th, 2020
Chicago’s Roots Pizza offers a mobile restaurant app powered through the NCR Engage app platform that provides an experience their customers seem to love.
Lyft's 2Q loss $437M as virus spread and riders stayed home

Lyft's 2Q loss $437M as virus spread and riders stayed home

By: Cathy Bussewitz, AP Business Writer
Source: ABC News
Date of Publication: August 12th, 2020
Lyft has posted a loss of $437 million for the second quarter, when the coronavirus outbreak meant few people were looking to use its ride-hailing service.
International Medical Corps prepares for COVID-19 surge

International Medical Corps prepares for COVID-19 surge- FedEx

By: FedEx
Source: FedEx cares
International Medical Corps and Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Hospital partner to prepare for COVID-19 surge with the help of FedEx.
Uber's delivery service is now bigger than its rides business

Uber's delivery service is now bigger than its rides business

By: Sara Ashley O'Brien
Source: CNN Business
Date of Publication: August 6th, 2020
As the pandemic ground its ride-hail business to a halt, Uber's delivery service took on new importance. Now, it's Uber's biggest source of revenue.