San Diego joins other major metropolitan areas like New York, Seattle, Minneapolis and Washington, DC in eliminating the use of Styrofoam within city limits—and this startup is looking to cash in:
'We’re in a race to become the market leader in sustainable thermal packaging and insulation that doesn’t harm the planet. It’s a multi-billion dollar category and it’s dominated by Styrofoam,' says TemperPack cofounder and co-CEO Brian Powers.Read more: Forbes »
This needs to be a Federal law and ultimately world-wide ban on manufacturing. Thank you SanDiego! Styrofoam! pollution Isn’t it polystyrene and not “Styrofoam,” a trade name for a building product owned by DowChemical? I’ll bet San Diego did not eliminate the use of the building product, did it? badreporting
Highest-Paid Models 2018: Kendall Jenner Leads With $22.5 MillionTogether, the world’s 10 highest-paid models banked a cumulative $113 million between June 1, 2017, and June 1, 2018. Meet the models making bank. Wtf why Kendall is the most paid model💀 Wow that's lovely Rock it Jenner!
Scooter startup Bird is reportedly raising $300 million with assistance from financial giant FidelityBird had an explosive 2018 and now operates in more than 100 cities around the world.
Why Salesforce And Workday Joined The $33 Million Raise For A Procurement Software StartupScout RFP's new $33 million raise included checks from Salesforce and Workday. Here's why corporate attention is turning toward the once-sleepy category of procurement software:
The Farmer’s Dog Raises $39 Million In The Largest Series B Round For A Pet Startup“Dogs are the perfect subscription customers,” says Brett Podolsky, cofounder of The Farmer's Dog. “They eat the same thing, the same amount, every single day at the same exact time.” congratulations Fantastic 👏🏻 Hope they won't cut into Zooplus busines 😨, it is one big bet for me.
Access management startup OneLogin closed $100 million, and it's taking on Microsoft and OktaUnified access management startup OneLogin has raised over $170 million in total. Here's how it plans to take on Microsoft and Okta.
Hulu will raise price of live TV packages, but lower the cost of basic streamingHulu will raise prices Feb. 26 to as much as $50.99 a month for its live TV/on-demand combo packages. But on-demand streaming alone, with ads, will be $5.99. You’d think hulu would have at least fixed their infamous and disastrous menu interface before this announcement. Guess I’ll switch back to PlayStation Vue. ahahahaha paying for things like live tv when I can still get Netflix for 1/2 the cost with zero ad's. ya no thanks Hulu hulu_support you all have lost you minds.
San Diego Becomes Largest CA City to Ban StyrofoamSan Diego has become the largest city in the state of California to ban Styrofoam products after city council voted 6-3 to pass restrictive ordinance. - NBCSanDiego nbcsandiego Hoora nbcsandiego What about products shipped with Styrofoam? nbcsandiego worst meal ever. Chipotle wooden fork meal in Malibu. I love styrofoam.
Leslie Moonves is going to arbitration with CBS over his $120 million exit packageLes Moonves is bringing his case against CBS to binding arbitration, the company said in an SEC filing Wednesday. Maybe he can get a second chance at a female executive.. LOL Why do they give the shittttty money. Tell him go to Hell. He shouldn’t get it period. Stop rewarding bad behaviour.
EXCLUSIVE: Nasdaq Leads $20 Million Investment in Enterprise Blockchain Startup SymbiontThe Nasdaq stock exchange is making its biggest investment yet in enterprise blockchain, by leading a $20 million round for Symbiont.
Fintech start-up Plaid to buy competitor Quovo for $200 million in its first major dealFintech start-up Plaid is buying competing data company Quovo for $200 million.