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HelloFresh Pushes Towards Leaner And More Centralized Last-Mile Meal-Kit Delivery

At the 3PL & Supply Chain Summit in Brussels, Thomas Stroo, the head of logistics at meal-kit delivery startup HelloFresh, highlighted the company's success in creating a lean and centralized supply chain that can be micr read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaOct 18th, 2019

Blue Apron vs HelloFresh: Which meal delivery service is better?

Most people are always running short of time, trying to cram more things on their to-do lists than God intended them to. In this hustle... The post Blue Apron vs HelloFresh: Which meal delivery service is better? appeared first on ValueWalk......»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkOct 25th, 2019

HelloFresh Rolls Into Nearly 600 Grocery Stores

The company is expanding beyond home delivery. HelloFresh is moving beyond the doorstep. The food delivery service has announced plans to begin selling its meal kits in 581 Giant Food and Stop & Shop s.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 4th, 2018

HelloFresh launches first Thanksgiving Box

Meal kit company HelloFresh will launch its first Thanksgiving Box, available for delivery from Novembe.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 11th, 2018

UPS, In Latest Density Push, Pays Customers To Pick Up At Alternate Locations

The push to build density in business-to-consumer (B2C) last-mile delivery has become so intense that customers are now being paid to aid the effort. 0 read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaNov 8th, 2019

Uber Eats Says Drone Deliveries Coming To San Diego In 2020

Uber Eats Says Drone Deliveries Coming To San Diego In 2020 If it's UPS, FedEx, and or Amazon, or maybe even food delivery companies, they're all gravitating towards adopting drones for last-mile deli.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 2nd, 2019

Gobble"s meal delivery plan saved me so much time before my wedding — it only took 25 minutes to make each dish

Gobble"s meal delivery plan saved me so much time before my wedding — it only took 25 minutes to make each dish.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 31st, 2019

FedEx, UPS Begin The Great Last-Mile Delivery Divergence

Anyone who works in the parcel delivery business knows that life holds three certainties – death, taxes, and UPS Inc. (NYSE: UPS) and FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) moving in lockstep on almost everything. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaOct 30th, 2019

UPS Drones Will Now Deliver CVS Prescriptions To Your Home

UPS Drones Will Now Deliver CVS Prescriptions To Your Home UPS Flight Forward (UPSFF) recently partnered with CVS Pharmacy to develop and quickly launch a last-mile delivery platform that will deliver prescription drugs .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 27th, 2019

Wing Teams Up With FedEx, Walgreens For Milestone Drone Delivery

FedEx Express (NYSE: FDX) on Friday used an unmanned aerial vehicle instead of a truck for last-mile residential deliveries on behalf of pharmacy retailer Walgreens (NASDAQ: WBA). The Oct. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaOct 21st, 2019

Information Technology Firm eTrac In Partnership With Delivery Group

Final-mile information technology (IT) provid.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaOct 16th, 2019

FedEx Freight Expands Last Mile Delivery Network

FedEx Freight, the less-than-truckload (LTL) unit of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX), said October 14 that it has expanded its last-mile delivery service for heavier weighted consignments. The service had been in pilot form until now. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaOct 15th, 2019

Shipping company to eliminate 64 jobs south of Dayton

A courier service south of Dayton plans to lay off 64 people, according to a notice filed with the state of Ohio. Inpax Final Mile Delivery Inc., a consumer shipping service provider that locally conducts operations from an Amazon.com, Inc. (Nasdaq: AMZ.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 4th, 2019

7 reasons why McDonald"s, Chipotle, and Shake Shack are embracing meal delivery — and Olive Garden isn"t

DoorDash McDonald's, Shake Shack, Chipotle, and other restaurant chains are embracing delivery as a way to reach more customers, gather more data, and make more money. However, Darden Restaurants — owner of Olive Garden — argue.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 30th, 2019

Terra"s Kitchen ceases operations, files for Chapter 7 bankruptcy protection

Meal-kit delivery startup Terra's Kitchen has ceased operations and filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy protection after the company struggled to raise additional capital from investors to cover its growing expenses. Terra's Kitchen CFO Brendan Connors.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 25th, 2019

Factbox: California"s gig worker law could sting "last mile" delivery

A new California law designed to limit the use of "gig" workers threatens to drive up labor costs for companies that rely on inexpensive freelance drivers to make fast deliveries of everything from restaurant meals to household goods......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 20th, 2019

Purple Line now expected to open in segments. What comes first? Likely New Carrollton to someplace.

The 16.2-mile Purple Line linking New Carrollton with Bethesda is now expected to open in two parts, the first in late 2022 and the second in spring 2023. Charles Lattuca, Maryland’s  executive director for transit development and delivery, tol.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 20th, 2019

Amazon starts hiring own drivers in German last-mile delivery push

Amazon has begun hiring its own drivers in Germany and plans to open 11 more distribution centers to expand its delivery business in its second biggest market, the firm's German logistics chief said in an interview......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 17th, 2019

2019 Industrial Sector Giants Report: Managing last mile delivery

The demand created by the unstoppable growth of ecommerce continues to have a major impact on the industrial building sector’s design and construction of factories, warehouses, distribution centers, and fulfillment centers......»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkSep 10th, 2019

The best meal delivery kit is an amazing price with this exclusive deal

Home Chef delivers fresh, tasty meal kits right to your door, and now you can save on your subscri.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodaySep 6th, 2019

FedEx unit expands final-mile delivery network

FedEx Freight, the less-than-truckload (LTL) unit of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) has expanded its final-mile delivery operation, "FedEx Freight Direct," to 19 U.S. markets. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaAug 26th, 2019