10-19-17: Biometric Boarding Program Ready for Takeoff, Grocery Retailer Upgrades Supplier Systems,
Tourist Bureau Releases Smart Mobile Aide, Plus Saige in the Checkout!
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|National Pumpkin Cheesecake Day||October 21|
|National Nut Day||October 22|
|National Bologna Day||October 24|
SITA, the technology company that provides JetBlue’s biometric exit checks at the boarding gate, announced the success of its innovative technology used in the trial in Boston Logan International Airport. Passengers will be able to board quickly without passport or other documents by stepping up to a specialized scanning camera. Similarly, Delta Air Lines has tested biometric boarding earlier this year at Ronald Reagan Airport in Washington, D.C.
Atlanta-based Veritiv Corporation, a top supplier solution provider for B2B companies, has been named a 2017 Procurement “Supplier of the Year” by Nestlé North America for its supply chain and risk management solutions.
Kroger has recently deployed tech from Atlanta-based supply chain solutions provider PRGX Global, Inc., to improve its wholesale supplier communications and payments from source to store shelf.
Discover Atlanta has launched its new guide as an AI powered destination marketing app, allowing pedestrians and visitors to readily locate the best attractions and activities in the A.
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THE CHECKOUT: Saige
Formerly known as RealMeal Delivery, Saige automates the personal chef meal delivery experience using machine learning to customize your dinner plate.
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