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Grubhub LevelsUp, The ‘Ernesto’ and Imperfect Produce

MRM’s News Bites has news from Four Corners Property Trust, Technomic and GroundTruth, General Mills Foodservice, Grubhub and LevelUp, Seasoned, Bridg, Wayback Burgers, Gather, Princess Cruises, B.GOOD, DoorDash, Tunity, Como, Baldor Specialty Foods and Les Dames d’Escoffier International. Send news items to Barbara Castiglia at bcastiglia@modernrestaurantmanagement.com. FCPT To Acquire 48 Chili’s  Four Corners Property Trust (FCPT) signed a definitive agreement to acquire up to 48 corporate-operated Chili’s restaurants through a sale-leaseback transaction with…

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New unicorn Klook raises $200M to expand its travel activities platform worldwide

Klook, a Hong Kong-based startup developing a travel activities platform, has pulled in $200 million in new capital to fuel a major expansion into the U.S. and Europe. A spokesperson confirmed to TechCrunch that the round values the company at more than $1 billion, although the company didn’t provide an exact figure. Klook sets out to make booking travel activities as easy as arranging flights and hotels. That could mean…

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Hill House / LSS

© Scott Frances Architects: Leroy Street Studio Location: Shelter Island, United States Lead Architects: Morgan Hare, Lesli Stinger, Meaghan Smialowski Area: 7500.0 ft2 Project Year: 2014 Photographs: Scott Frances Other Participants Interiors: Silkworth Interiors Structural Engineer: Robert Silman Associates Mep Engineer: Condon Engineering Landscape Architect: Starr Whitehouse Lighting Design: Clinard Design Studio © Scott Frances Text description provided by the architects. The Hill House is a modern year-round refuge located…

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Sidearm Belt Carry

How do you carry your sidearm weapon? There may not be a “best” way to tote a pistol or revolver on your waist, but there are options. It may seem like a very simplistic thing, but as of late, I have begun to take note of how handlers are carrying their primary sidearm. Almost without exception, law enforcement officers, game wardens, and other professionals that have to carry a firearm…

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Promotion and relegation: not a whole plateful, but a decent taste

You know what’s great? Competitions with promotion and relegation. Everyone knows why – it creates dramatic tension across the whole ladder at the end of the season, not just at the top, and it gives fans of clubs outside the top tier something to dream about. We also all know the reasons why promotion and relegation won’t work with the A-League – it’s a franchise-based competition, which makes relegation difficult…

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Climbing in Eldorado Canyon

WORDS • SAM TAGGART Look for chalk on the walls in Eldorado Canyon. Hidden to the untrained eye, whitewashed handholds shoot upward just off the road, dotting the sides of the towering sandstone spires until they dissolve out of sight. Like cairns on a hiking trail, these markings reveal climbing routes meant for testing yourself in one of Colorado’s most stunning state parks. Here, only 30 miles from Denver, climbing…

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WhatsApp launches APIs for businesses to integrate and interact seamlessly with customers

Next time you book flight tickets online, you may get the confirmation message on WhatsApp. And if that flight is delayed, the airline could send you a WhatsApp message with the new timing.WhatsApp is launching its first revenue-generating product in India for enterprises to interact directly with customers using the instant messaging platform.WhatsApp for Business APIs (application programming interface) will debut with MakeMyTrip, India’s largest online travel agent,customer service software…

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Flying to Mammoth just got a whole lot easier thanks to United Airlines

Featured Image: Peter Morning/Red Bull Content Pool, skier Bobby Brown Joining United Airlines’ existing seasonal service to Mammoth Lakes from San Francisco are two new flights from the airline’s Denver and Los Angeles hubs just in time for the Ikon Pass’ inaugural season. “We are thrilled to grow United’s service to Mammoth with new daily flights from Los Angeles and now seasonal service from Denver and San Francisco,” said Janet…

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ContraPest introduces Hawaiian forest research

SenesTech, a Flagstaff, Ariz.-based developer of proprietary technologies for managing animal pest populations through fertility control, has presented the first phase of data on the use of ContraPest for the control of rats in an outdoor setting, specifically the control of wild rats that prey upon native birds and plants in a native forest. The data continues to confirm previous observations of ContraPest in all other settings tested. Tyler Bogardus, principal…

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6 mistakes couples make that could be ruining their sex life

TORWAISTUDIO/Shutterstock Everyone wants to have a healthy sex life, but not everyone knows how to get it.  Couples often experience a lackluster sex life when they’re not participating in mental foreplay.  Cybersex addictions can also keep couples from experiencing great sex.  The following is an adapted excerpt from “159 Mistakes Couples Make In The Bedroom: And How To Avoid Them” by Dr. Bea M. Jaffrey: Fifty percent of couples are dissatisfied…

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