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Self-driving food delivery startup Nuro strikes deal with Uber
... a long-term deal with Uber to test food delivery via unmanned vehicles in some U.S. locations. As part of the 10 year partnership, Nuro will use its toaster-shaped micro-vans to deliver food orders and groceries to customers in Silicon Valley and Houston using Uber Eats service. In recent years, last-mile delivery has become popular as food companies look for ways to deliver food online from the comfort of their own homes. The company plans to expand the service to the greater Bay Area, due to ...
Updated: 09/11/2022
Shipping rates on major routes fall by half this year
... seen an increase of 34 percent in cargo volume compared to pre-pandemic levels. The congestion moved along with it as shippers diverted freight to eastern ports. Data from Flexport shows that vessels remain at anchor in New York, Savannah, Georgia, Houston, Texas, for more than a week. Industry analysts and shipping companies predict shipping rates will drop for the rest of the year and into 2023. Over the last couple of years, some large importers like Walmart decided to take matters into their ...
Updated: 09/11/2022
Schlumberger says North American oil and gas sector is growing faster than expected
Houston Houston, Texas - Leading oilfield services company Schlumberger said that the North American oil and gas sector was growing faster than expected, with clients not worried about a possible recession. HOUSTON, Texas - Leading oilfield services ...
Updated: 09/11/2022
Judge dangled with 20% Cineworld loan yield
... part in the financing. Isgur signed an order approving the amended financing package late Thursday night in Texas. The case is Cineworld Group plc and Great Escape Theatres LLC , 22 -- 90168, U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas Houston None Women who stay single and don't have kids are getting richer.
Updated: 09/09/2022
Self-driving startup Nuro to test food delivery via unmanned vehicles
... has struck a long-term deal with Uber to test food delivery via unmanned vehicles in some U.S. locations. As part of the 10 year partnership, Nuro will use its toaster-shaped micro-vans to deliver food and groceries to customers in Silicon Valley and Houston using Uber Eats service. In recent years, last-mile delivery has become popular as food companies look for ways to deliver food online from the comfort of their own homes. The food delivery tests with Nuro will begin this fall in Houston, Texas ...
Updated: 09/08/2022
A look at the life of Lech Walesa
... 2000 election defeated Isn't the best candidate for the presidency. August 2006 - Announces that he has left Solidarity because he opposes the union's support of Poland's current leadership. February 2008 - Implanted with a pacemaker at a hospital in Houston. In 2009, Polish President Lech Kaczynski was sued for a libel because of Kaczynski s comments that Walesa was a spy in the 1970s. Kaczynski is killed in April 2010 in a plane crash. July 2012 - US presidential candidate Mitt Romney travels ...
Updated: 09/08/2022
McDonald’s director of operations earned his job as an executive
... outstanding contributions to strengthening the franchise's brand image and going above and beyond to serve their customers and communities. After receiving the award, he was promoted to district manager and then moved to Jacksonville, Florida. Rama moved to Houston and supervised six stores after his time in Jacksonville. He received a call about the Houston opportunity from his mentor. Rama joked that ketchup was in my veins. Rama said his mentor was tough and told him the good and the bad. He taught me ...
Updated: 09/04/2022
Gas prices are expected to increase despite storms
... a hurricane Ida. We're in a precarious situation where supply remains extremely tight and the storm you'll want to be cautious of is any storm entering the Gulf of Mexico, a stronger 3, 4, or 5 category that heads for an area between New Orleans and Houston. If we get that perfect storm, gas prices could jump over 50 cents a gallon.
Updated: 09/01/2022
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