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Can the Rideshare Business Model Address All of its Accessibility Concerns?

Key Points: Gig work transportation companies like Instacart, Lyft and Doordash have faced several ADA lawsuits for lack of application accessibility for the blind and Read more

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US Inflation Expectations Extend Retreat, Buoy Consumers’ Mood
January 30, 2023

(Bloomberg) — US short- and long-term inflation expectations improved at the end of January, helping to once again boost consumer sentiment. Respondents said they expect prices to advance 3.9% over the next year, the lowest since April 2021, the University of Michigan’s final survey reading showed Friday. The sentiment index climbed to 64.9 from earlier […]

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How Companies Can Benefit from Working with Volta Insight
January 30, 2023

Driving Technology Solutions for a more sustainable future doesn’t happen in a bubble. Commercial HVAC Service providers like Service Logic rely on close relationships to improve what they do and vice versa. One partnership Service Logic values is the one they have with Volta Energy.  Volta Knowledge host Tyler Kern wanted to learn more […]

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Here Come the Little Electric Pickup Trucks
January 29, 2023

(Bloomberg) —Having zipped from six-figure sedans to Costco-crushing SUVs, electrification is finally zeroing in on the auto industry’s most esoteric form: the tiny pickup truck. At least two major carmakers are considering adding small, battery-powered pickups to their growing parade of EVs.At General Motors Co., spokesman Stuart Fowle says a pint-sized pickup is one of several […]

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Can the Rideshare Business Model Address All of its Accessibility Concerns?
September 24, 2021

Key Points: Gig work transportation companies like Instacart, Lyft and Doordash have faced several ADA lawsuits for lack of application accessibility for the blind and visually impaired. Increasing accessibility for the blind and visually impaired is an issue facing all mobility providers. Rideshare companies fill a crucial gap in the market that can’t be filled […]

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Have Restaurants Had Enough of the Food Delivery Giants?
September 8, 2021

DoorDash and GrubHub are fan favorites for being able to order your favorite guilty pleasure foods right to your door – but restaurants have long had a love-hate relationship with the food delivery apps. Now the food delivery giants are under fire in Chicago, as city officials say the gig delivery companies misled and took […]

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The Laws and Regulations You Need to Know Before Opening Your Ghost Kitchen
June 22, 2021

Food is serious business. Now, on The Main Course, host Barbara Castiglia will invite insiders on the front lines of food to share their expertise, strategies, and forecasts for navigating the ever-changing restaurant industry.   There’s never been more demand for on-the-go and delivery options for restaurant customers – and that’s led to a race for optimal solutions […]

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Is There An Alternative Option To Traditional Delivery Apps for Small Businesses?
March 24, 2021

In the gig economy, restaurants and local businesses are increasingly turning to third-party delivery apps. There are challenges, however, especially over the past year with the COVID-19 Pandemic. What can these small companies do to scale their at-home delivery business while also staying true to their mission and brand? Daniel Litwin hosted Promenade Founder and […]

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Restaurant Owners Weigh In on the Future of Food Delivery
August 4, 2020

The coronavirus pandemic ravaged most businesses, but one small sector experienced incredible growth—food delivery service providers. Apps like Uber Eats, Postmates, Seamless, DoorDash and others have become essential services in a socially distanced world. As restaurants slowly creep back to operation, will delivery become a permanent model of their business? Powered by RedCircle Business Casual […]

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Keeping Pace with the Shifting Restaurant Delivery Ecosystem
July 16, 2020

During the COVID-19 pandemic, food delivery, particularly from restaurants, has taken on a bigger role than arguable ever before. Restaurants are counting on delivery to bring in key revenue during this period of uncertainty, and Relay, a technology platform that helps facilitate that delivery, is committed to helping restaurants do just that. Relay connects […]

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Are Dark Kitchens Taking Over the Restaurant Industry?
March 10, 2020

Food delivery, backed by innovative technology, is increasingly expanding and creating a new market: dark kitchens. Changing consumer demands along with the rising costs of operating a restaurant has launched a new segment in the food service industry – dark kitchens. Dark kitchens describe a brand that delivers food with no dine-in facilities. What Is […]

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Robots Take the Road: How Millennials Get Their Food
January 30, 2019

In January of 2017, DoorDash announced a pilot partnership with Starship Technologies, one of the most prominent companies producing delivery robots. The Co-Founder and Chief Product Officer of DoorDash, Stanley Tang, described robot deliveries as “a unique complement to the existing Dasher community.” During the pilot of the program “DoorDash used an algorithm to decide […]

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