Allpoint, the largest surcharge-free ATM network with 55,000 ATMs worldwide, announced the addition of Kroger grocery stores in the Atlanta metropolitan area — approximately 125 locations. Allpoint Network is a wholly owned subsidiary of Cardtronics.
Accruent, a provider of software and services that enable organizations to shape, drive, manage and control their physical assets, announced that Aero OpCo LLC (“Aéropostale”) has selected Accruent’s lease administration software as it prepares for changes to the lease accounting standards from the Financial Accounting Standards Board.
Adidas has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its CCM ice hockey brand to a newly formed affiliate of Birch Hill Equity Partners. The transaction, which is subject to customary closing conditions, is expected to be completed during the third quarter of 2017.
Beyond Meat announced that the Beyond Burger will be available within the meat case at more than 600 Kroger-owned stores. The expansion into Kroger marks a more than tripled distribution growth of the Beyond Burger within two months’ time and reflects an increased demand for plant-based protein among mainstream consumers.
Oracle announced that ABC Fine Wine & Spirits has upgraded the Oracle Retail Xstore Point-of-Service with the help of SkillNet Solutions. ABC Fine Wine & Spirits differentiates their shopping experience with a superior product assortment, outstanding service and competitive pricing by empowering its associates with modern and intuitive tools. ABC Fine Wine & Spirits operates 130 stores across Florida, selling beer, wine, spirits, cigars and gourmet food items.
March Networks, a global provider of intelligent IP video solutions, and EZUniverse, a provider of cloud-based retail data analytics, announced a strategic partnership and the launch of a new cloud-based video and retail data analytics service for the quick service restaurant and fast casual market. The new service combines March Networks’ industry-leading enterprise video with 360iQ, the advanced retail analytics platform from EZUniverse.
Digital intelligence firm New Relic Inc. announced that Ocado, the world’s largest dedicated online grocery retailer, turned to the New Relic Digital Intelligence Platform for improved visibility into systems and collaboration within teams. Since adopting New Relic, Ocado has been able to confidently migrate and scale their infrastructure in the cloud, ensure they provide superior customer experiences and improve the performance within their automated warehouses.
TraQtion, a leading provider of cloud-based quality and compliance software, is now used by Dunkin’ Brands, the parent company of Dunkin’ Donuts and Baskin-Robbins, to help strengthen its food and beverage supply chain and ensure compliance across more than 8,700 points of distribution in more than 60 countries.