Thursday, February 28th, 2019

Pizza Hut Teams up with FedEx to Test Autonomous Deliveries
Pizza Hut Blog
FedEx Smart Bot Website

The restaurant chain announced that it is working with FedEx to test its newly launched SameDay Bot, a self-driving robot that uses artificial intelligence and an array of sensors to deliver items.

The bot will support delivery staff to help improve the efficiency of the delivery process.

Pilot tests are expected to launch in the summer in select cities pending final city approvals.

Marriott Opens a Triple-Brand Hotel
News Release

The hospitality company announced that it’s launching a hotel that will combine the AC Hotels, Residence Inn and SpringHill Suites brands all under one location.

The 21-story, $140 million property is located in Nashville, across from the Music City Convention Center.

Spotify Launches in India
News Release

The music streaming company announced that it’s expanding its global reach with its recent launch in India.

The launch will add all-new features that are finely tuned to its listeners’ music tastes in the country.

According to a company press release, the launch comes on the heels of its recent expansion across the “Middle East North Africa and Southeast Asia region bringing the total number of Spotify markets to seventy-nine. Spotify now has more than 200 million users, including more than 96 million subscribers.”