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Sweetgreen amps up delivery expertise with acquisition

Fast-casual salad chain sweetgreen Inc. has beefed up its delivery and logistics capabilities with the acquisition of Washington, D.C.-based Galley Foods Inc. The Los Angeles-based company announced the deal on Tuesday, saying the acquisition give.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 12th, 2019

Sweetgreen sets its sights on dinner with purchase of meal delivery service Galley Foods

The acquisition is the first for the 12-year-old salad chain founded by three Georgetown graduates......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJun 11th, 2019

Sweetgreen sets its sights on dinner with purchase of meal delivery service Galley Foods

The acquisition is a first for Sweetgreen, which was founded 12 years ago by three Georgetown University graduates and has grown into a $1 billion chain with 90 locations......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJun 11th, 2019

Army Expects Delivery Of Directed Energy, Hypersonic Weapons In Early 2020s

The Army expects to procure its Multi-Mission High Energy Laser (MMHEL) by 2022 and a hypersonic weapon prototype by 2023, said Lt. Gen L. Neil Thurgood, director of hypersonics, directed energy, space, and rapid acquisition,.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 15th, 2019

Mastercard Buys Payment Platform Transactis, Creating "A Better Real-Time Consumer Experience"

Mastercard Inc (NYSE: MA) announced Friday that it has reached an agreement to acquire Transactis, a bill delivery and payment platform for businesses.  What Happened The terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.  read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMay 4th, 2019

Mountain View robotics company uses expertise of executive team to drive recruitment

Autonomous delivery startup Nuro Inc. has attracted about 156 people to help with its mission to accelerate the use of robotics in everyday life, beginning with local goods transportation. Here’s what Jonathan Lydon, who joined as head of recruiting la.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 18th, 2019

Square Expands Its Food Delivery Business With New Acquisition

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Category: futuresSource: nasdaqApr 25th, 2018

Caviar acquires San Francisco catering company Zesty to ramp up its corporate business

Delivery and catering are bright spots in the otherwise treacherous restaurant industry, and with Caviar's acquisition of San Francisco-based Zesty, it will have tighter grips on both. The Square-owned (NYSE: SQ) delivery arm acquired the caterin.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 19th, 2018

A Year After Amazon Devoured Whole Foods, Rivals Are Pursuing Countermoves

Amazon.com’s acquisition has triggered change in the food industry, with major grocery chains offering home delivery while some food makers seek to better sell through the e-commerce giant......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJun 10th, 2018

Genpact Inks Deal to Snap Up Barkawi Management Consultants

The Barkawi Management Consultants acquisition is part of Genpact's (G) ongoing efforts to expand global supply chain management transformation expertise. Genpact Limited G announced yesterday that it has reached a deal to.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytJul 19th, 2018

Target is facing off against Amazon with its own super fast grocery delivery service — here"s how it works

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Shipt Thanks to Target's acquisition of grocery delivery company S.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 19th, 2018

GrubHub shares jump 12% after earnings beat, LevelUp acquisition

GrubHub Inc. shares are up 12% in Wednesday trading after the food ordering and delivery service reported second-quarter earnings that beat expectations and announced an acquisition. Net income totaled $30.1 million, or 33 cents per share, up .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 25th, 2018

Kroger enlists robots to fight the delivery war

U.S. grocery chain Kroger is bringing in robots to pack and deliver groceries as it puts up a fight against e-commerce giant Amazon which is shaking up the industry with its acquisition of Whole Foods and free delivery services......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersAug 8th, 2018

CBIZ picks up expertise in collaborative divorce with acquisition in Tampa

CBIZ Inc. has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the business assets of Litigation Support Advisors PLC, a Tampa professional services firm founded and led by Kristin DiMeo. The deal adds five employees and expertise in collaborative divorce t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 16th, 2018

Plug Power starts production of new proprietary equipment after acquisition

Plug Power has started production on a new proprietary technology that will prove critical as the company expands into powering on-road delivery vehicles with fuel cells. Plug Power started developing the technology this year after acquiring Americ.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 18th, 2018

Grubhub"s CEO on the Future of Home Delivery

Grubhub CEO Matt Maloney on where the money is, and what’s behind the company’s acquisition strategy.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 3rd, 2018

Dallas firm makes second acquisition within a month

AEC firm KAI Texas has acquired St. Louis-based Volk Construction. The acquisition grows the Dallas-based firm's reach when it comes to the construction expertise, talent and client list of 51-year-old Volk, according to a release. Volk is run .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 8th, 2018

Emerson"s iSolutions Buyout to Fortify Consultancy Business

Emerson (EMR) acquires iSolutions to enhance its consultancy business and digital transformation expertise. Emerson Electric Co. EMR recently completed the acquisition of iSolutions Inc., for an und.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytDec 12th, 2018

Waitr makes $321M acquisition month after deal with Feritta"s blank-check co. closes

Less than a month after it went public by combining with Tilman Fertitta's blank-check co., food delivery company Waitr Holdings Inc. has announced a multimillion-dollar acquisition. Lake Charles, Louisiana-based Waitr (Nasdaq: WTRH) will acquire Bite.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 12th, 2018

EU court annuls 2013 Commission decision that blocked UPS takeover of TNT

The European Court of Justice on Wednesday annulled a 2013 European Commission decision that blocked U.S. package delivery company UPS's planned acquisition of Dutch peer TNT Express, citing a procedural error......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 16th, 2019

J.B. Hunt Closes Cory 1st Choice Acquisition

J.B. Hunt Transport Services (NASDAQ: JBHT) announced it has finalized its previously announced acquisition of Cory 1st Choice Home Delivery. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaFeb 18th, 2019