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Mack Trucks delivers Mack LR Electric model to Republic Services to begin real-world trials

GÖTEBORG, Sweden, Oct. 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Volvo Group’s subsidiary Mack Trucks has delivered a pre-production Mack LR Electric model to Republic Services to begin in-service trials in the demanding refuse segment. Mack will use key learnings from the trials to further refine the LR Electric as it prepares to accept orders for the truck in Q4 2020, with production beginning in 2021. Mack and Republic made the announcement during a virtual press event at Mack World Headquarters in Greensboro, North Carolina, USA.

Mack Trucks is extremely pleased that Republic’s very first fully electric refuse vehicle is the Mack LR Electric,” said Jonathan Randall, Mack Trucks senior vice president of North American sales and commercial operations. “The LR Electric offers numerous benefits, including zero greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and quieter operation, and we look forward to partnering with Republic to meet their business needs through this

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Experts call for including pregnant women in COVID-19 vaccine trials

More than 210,000 people in the U.S. have died from COVID-19, and tens of thousands are testing positive daily. The best way to defeat the pandemic is with a safe vaccine that can protect a large share of the population, especially people at higher risk of exposure, such as frontline health workers, and those more vulnerable, such as the elderly and, some health experts maintain, pregnant women. The data on whether pregnancy increases the risk for coronavirus infection or leads to more complications is incomplete, but there are preliminary indications that it is a potential risk factor.

By the workings of “herd immunity,” a vaccine wouldn’t even have to be given to everyone; if a large enough portion of the population is protected from infection, the virus won’t be able to keep spreading. The country is nowhere near that point at present.

It is encouraging to know that there are

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Vengo Offers Compact Digital Countertop Kiosk to Extend Contactless Sampling and Trials in Beauty Retail

Interactive mini-kiosks expands the distribution of data driven sampling programs in a safe and consumer-friendly process

Vengo Compact Digital Countertop Kiosk

Vengo extends contactless sampling and trials in beauty retail with new countertop model
Vengo extends contactless sampling and trials in beauty retail with new countertop model
Vengo extends contactless sampling and trials in beauty retail with new countertop model

NEW YORK, Oct. 05, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Vengo, the leader in digital kiosk technology, is officially launching its countertop sampling kiosk today, enabling brands to maximize limited in-store counter space to offer testers and samples. By providing a new touchless and data-driven solution to both brands and retailers, the countertop mini-kiosk addresses new preferences that promote wellness and safety.

With retail reopening, and the holiday season quickly approaching, there is an increasing demand for contactless technology in-store. Product testers may currently be off-limits, but the need to try before you buy is still critical to drive sales. With its small footprint, this

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