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How Uber hailed a deal with Grubhub only to let it slip

How Uber hailed a deal with Grubhub only to let it slip

By: Krystal Hu, Greg Roumeliotis
Source: Reuters
Date of Publication: June 11th, 2020
Uber Technologies Inc (UBER.N) CEO Dara Khosrowshahi has spent much of his career deftly negotiating acquisitions. Yet his $6.5 billion all-stock bid for Grubhub Inc (GRUB.N) ended with the food delivery company being acquired by European rival Just Eat Takeway.com NV (TKWY.AS).
Raytheon Technologies employees volunteer to feed those in need

Hungry to help Raytheon Technologies employees volunteer to feed those in need

By: Raytheon
Source: Raytheon
Date of Publication: June 2nd, 2020
Raytheon Technologies employees volunteer to feed those in need
The pandemic is changing how much frozen food we buy

The pandemic is changing how much frozen food we buy

By: Alicia Wallace
Source: CNN Business
Date of Publication: May 28th, 2020
Pantry-loading has extended into freezer-stuffing in the pandemic, and that means frozen food items like Stouffer's Lasagna, Hot Pockets and Marie Callender's pies are flying off shelves.
Restaurants Take Heed: Uber Eats May Soon Own Your Relationship with Customers

Restaurants Take Heed: Uber Eats May Soon Own Your Relationship with Customers

By: Robert Bardunias
Source: FSR Magazine
Date of Publication: May 27th, 2020
With fresh news that Uber Technologies, Inc. is in advanced talks to acquire Grubhub Inc., restaurant owners who outsource delivery should be warned: The risk of a third-party platform effectively owning the relationship with your customers just increased. Dramatically.
Pizza Hut is giving away one free medium pizza to all 2020 graduates

Pizza Hut is giving away one free medium pizza to all 2020 graduates

By: Tess Klein
Source: WTMJ-TV NBC Milwaukee
Date of Publication: May 25th, 2020
Pizza Hut is celebrating 2020 graduates the best way they know how. Diploma/degree earning individuals are eligible for one free one topping medium pizza through Thursday.
Here's to The Farmer in All of Us

Here's to The Farmer in All of Us

By: Ocean Spray
Source: Youtube
Date of Publication: April 20th, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has affected each of us and the communities in which we live. We know that the only way to overcome its global impact is to come together. We're doing our small part, and are so inspired by the actions all of you are taking around the world.
Inside Smithfield, JBS and Tysons Food meat plants, fears grew of employees working sick, without protective gear - The Washington Post

As they rushed to maintain U.S. meat supply, big processors saw plants become covid-19 hot spots, worker illnesses spike

By: Taylor Telford, Kimberly Kindy
Source: Washington Post
Date of Publication: April 25th, 2020
Three of the nation’s largest meat processors failed to provide protective gear to all workers, and some employees say they were told to continue working in crowded plants even while sick as the coronavirus spread around the country and turned the facilities into infection hot spots, a Washington Post investigation has found.
Delta has 200,000 pounds of food we can’t use. So we’re giving it to people in need _ Delta News Hub.pdf

Delta has 200,000 pounds of food we can’t use. So we’re giving it to people in need

By: Delta
Source: Delta
Date of Publication: April 17th, 2020
Because of changes to onboard and Delta Sky Club offerings, Delta has food that would have expired before it could be served to customers. We're giving it to local communities.
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Southwest Airlines Puts Its Heart Into Action

By: Southwest Airlines
Source: Southwest Airlines
Date of Publication: April 23rd, 2020
Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) today announced a donation of more than $400,000 in snacks and other inflight provisioning items to dozens of nonprofit organizations across the United States. Additionally, the carrier supplied snacks and other items to 15 food banks that are part of Feeding America®, the nation's largest domestic hunger relief organization.