Friday, July 26th, 2019

Apple Plans to Acquire the Majority of Intels Smartphone Modem Business
Press Release

The technology company announced that approximately 2,200 Intel employees become part of Apple. The deal also involves equipment, leases, and intellectual property.

The deal which is valued at $1 billion is expected to close before the end of the year.

McDonalds Teams up with DoorDash
Press Release

The fast food restaurant chain announced that DoorDash will help deliver items as part of the McDelivery program.

The company plans to initially launch in the Houston, Texas area with approximately 200 restaurants.

McDelivery launched in 2017 and has also worked with other partners including UberEats. The service is now available in over 9,000 restaurants across the United States.

Home Depot Announces New Sustainability Goals
Press Release

The retailer announced that it plans to reduce its carbon emissions by 50% by 2035.

The announcement is part of its 2019 Responsibility Report that focuses on the company’s goals in sustainability, its employees, and the communities it serves.