Winner Winner Arby’s Dinner – My $6 Flight to Hawaii is Booked!!!
If you remember last Friday and this Monday there was a contest hosted by Arby’s. They offered 10 people a chance to fly to Hawaii to eat Arby’s on the beach. Read more here.
United Airlines Plays Hardball With Expedia and JPMorgan Chase
United Airlines has had relationships with JPMorgan Chase and Expedia Group for years, but on Wednesday the airline’s executives suggested both companies may need to improve their offers to maintain the carrier’s business. Read more here.
World’s Tallest Modular Hotel Set to Rise in Manhattan
Marriott International Inc. is laying plans for what it says will be the tallest modular hotel in the world, in Manhattan’s NoMad neighborhood. Its 168 guest rooms will be assembled in a factory in Poland, shipped overseas and trucked into New York in the middle of the night, when the city streets can accommodate the oversized loads. Read more here.
Food stamps recipients can now order groceries online for delivery. Amazon, Walmart and ShopRite will offer the service
For the first time, the US Department of Agriculture has given the green light for recipients of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, or SNAP, to use their benefits to buy groceries online and get them delivered to their homes, the agency said Thursday. Read more here.
American Airlines flight ‘nearly crashed’ after departing from JFK
While the National Transportation Safety Board continues their investigation of an April 10 incident, in which an American Airlines flight was forced to turn around after striking a foreign object while departing from the airport, a source is now stating that the plane “nearly crashed.” Read more here.