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1.CVS Health| New HealthHUBs change healthcare experience
News from healthcare industry in Rhode Island State. CVS Health recently announced its HealthHUB stores expansion plans. CVS first launched HealthHUB concept stores in Houston, Texas in 2018. The company is planning to have about 600 stores by the end of 2020 and 1500 stores by the end of 2021 in more locations across the United States. HealthHUB is a first-of-its-kind community-based store in CVS Pharmacy. It offers a broader range of healthcare services, wellness products and services, trusted advice and personalized care. HealthHUB hires professional care teams including nurse practitioners, physician assistants, licensed practical nurses and pharmacists to help customers. All the clinic services don’t require any appointment. CVS Pharmacy was foundedin 1963. It’s a subsidiary of CVS Health located in Woonsocket, Rhode Island. CVS Health was founded in 1996. Its predecessor was Melville Corporation which was founded in 1922. CVS is bringing good benefits to communities with a better healthcare experience.
2.Sound Transit| First build light rail on floating bridge
News from transportation industry in Washington State. Sound Transit is doing a very special project that’s never been done before in the United States. This is the East Link light rail project that places light rail on the I-90 floating bridge between Seattle and Bellevue. To safely transit light rail vehicles from the land bridge to the floating bridge, this project has to overcome six different ranges of motion from Lake Washington, which are back and forth, up and down and side to side. There is a “track bridge” for the rails to rest on as they cross from the fixed to the floating portions of the bridge. The track bridge has the rails rest on a series of bearings and plates allowing them to move with the bridge movements. It’s able to provide safe light rail operations at speeds up to 55 mph. This East Link scheduled to open in 2023 and will provide a 15-minute ride between downtown Bellevue and downtown Seattle. Sound Transit was founded in 1993. It’s headquartered in Seattle,Washington. Its new light rail lines constructions are anticipated to continue until 2041, expanding to a network of 116 miles and 70 stations.
3.General Motors| Invest 3 billion to produce all-electric vehicles
News from automotive industry in Michigan State. General Motors recently announced to invest 2.2 billion dollars in Detroit- Hamtramck assembly plant to build a new generation of all-electric pickup trucks, SUVs and other electric vehicles. In addition, GM will invest 800 million dollars at other sites to support the electric vehicle production at Detroit-Hamtramck plant. This production scheduled to begin in late 2021. This move will create more than 2,200 jobs. This Detroit-Hamtramck plant will become GM’s first dedicated all EVs assembly plant, and most technically advanced assembly plant. GM also announced that one of the EVs to be built in this plant is the Cruise Origin which is the shared electric self-driving vehicle that GM just unveiled in San Francisco. Other EVs built in this plant will start with the all-electric pickup trucks. General Motors was founded in 1908. It’s headquartered in Detroit, Michigan. Now the company is achieving its vision of the future that to create a world with zero crashes, zero emissions and zero congestion.
4.McCormick& Co.| New OLD BAY Hot Sauce sold out within one day
News from food industry in Maryland State. One of McCormick & Company’s portfolio brands Old Bay seasoning recently unveiled a limited-edition Hot Sauce. This New OLD BAY HotSauce was first sold on the company’s website oldbay.com and sold out in the first day of sales. The demand of this limited-edition hot sauce is very high in the market and the company is restocking now. McCormick website shows, in thefuture, this hot sauce will be appearing for sale at select retail stores for a limited time. The stores include Acme, Giant, Food Lion, Martin’s, Safeway, Wegmans, Weis and more. A 10 oz. bottle has a suggested retail price of $3.49. In addition, many local favorite restaurants will be offering the hot sauce for tasting. Old Bay seasoning was founded in 1939, and is marketed by its parent company McCormick, which was founded in 1889. McCormick is headquartered in Hunt Valley, Maryland. As a global leader in flavor, McCormick has built a portfolio of leading flavor brands that enhance people’s enjoyment of food all around the world.
(Source is from every company‘s official websites)



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