Carrefour reinforces e-commerce offer with opening of logistics platform in Rungis – 11/25/2022 at 11:07 am

(AOF) – Carrefour reinforces its e-commerce offer with the opening of a new warehouse in Rungis, operated in partnership with the Stef Group. Objective for the French distributor: to accelerate the growth of its home delivery offer in Ile-de-France and to develop same-day delivery in the Paris region, Stef taking charge of all logistical operations … Read more

Self-driving car: Stellantis drives with Hungarian startup aiMotive – 11/17/2022 at 4:18 pm

(AOF) – The French-Italian-American multinational automotive group, Stellantis (-0.76% to 14.13 euros) announced the acquisition of iMotive, a Hungarian company that develops autonomous driving software and advanced artificial intelligence systems. This acquisition allows Stellantis to consolidate its core artificial intelligence and autonomous driving technologies, broaden its international talent pool and drive the mid-term development of … Read more

Hospital: start-ups launch offensive for bed management – 11/14/2022 at 07:26

Hospitals whose information systems are generally old face new organizational contingencies (AFP/JEFF PACHOUD) Outpatient care development, bed cuts, patient flow to be regulated: the hospital is increasingly using start-ups to manage care pathways, despite the reluctance of caregivers. It was listening to his wife, an anesthetist-resuscitator in Alsace, tell him in the spring of 2020, … Read more

Orange Cyberdefense acquires the Swiss companies SCRT and Telsys – 11/14/2022 at 09:48

(AOF) – Orange Cyberdefense, Orange’s cybersecurity subsidiary, has acquired 100% of Swiss companies SCRT and Telsys. These two sister companies are jointly headquartered in Morges, near Lausanne, and employ around 100 staff, cybersecurity experts and associated services, spread evenly across the Geneva and Bern offices. A leader in the Swiss francophone cybersecurity market, SCRT has … Read more

Renault: Credit Suisse remains neutral and raises its price target – 10/25/2022 at 11:45 am

(AOF) – The recommendation of the broker Credit Suisse regarding Renault remains Neutral for a high target price of 33 euros. The manufacturer’s strong ability to increase its prices (“pricing”) supported the automaker’s revenues in the third quarter of 2022. AOF – LEARN MORE key points – Fourth largest car manufacturer in the world, created … Read more

For Americans, fighting climate change also involves electric pickup trucks – 10/25/2022 at 04:34

Ford’s F-150 Lightning during its presentation on May 19, 2021 (AFP/JEFF KOWALSKY) An electric pickup may seem like an aberration to some conservationists, but for Americans, electrifying these types of large vehicles will make progress in the fight against climate change. Desktop pickups, however, require larger batteries, thus inflating the carbon footprint of their manufacture. … Read more

In Paris, the Mondial de l’auto returns with the promise of more electric – 10/17/2022 at 13:49

French President Emmanuel Macron on the steps of the Élysée Palace on October 13, 2022 in Paris (AFP/Emmanuel DUNAND) Twelve electric vehicles produced “short term” in France: Stellantis will accelerate its production of electric cars in France, an announcement made Monday at the opening of a Paris auto show honoring Chinese manufacturers. The Peugeot 308, … Read more

ACHETER-LOUER.FR, Partnership subscription with Pautions.fr, alternative to the security deposit – 28/09/2022 at 18:00

PARIS, September 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The ACHETER-LOUER.FR group, a specialist in digital marketing solutions and data in real estate and housing, announces that it has signed a commercial partnership with the start-up Pautions.fr, which offers a solution to replace the security deposit of real estate rentals by Zero Deposit insurance. Founded in 2021 by … Read more

Detroit Auto Show: Electric ok, but not necessarily right away – 9/26/2022 at 8:47 AM

Visitors in front of the Chevrolet Silverado RST EV at the Detroit Auto Show on September 14, 2022 in Michigan (AFP/Geoff Robins) Electric cars “will be the only option,” admits Tim Stokes, a visitor to the Detroit auto show who still plans to “wait as long as possible” before ditching gas-powered vehicles. Like this telecoms … Read more

At the wheel of Volkswagen, Oliver Blume wants to “accelerate” the electric transmission “where possible”

The logo of German automaker Volkswagen, on May 20, 2022 in Emden, northern Germany (AFP/DAVID HECKER) Volkswagen on Thursday entrusts its future to a new boss, Oliver Blume, who aims to “accelerate on electric whenever possible” in a difficult economic environment, after Herbert Diess’s tumultuous four-year tenure. A domestic product broken into the mysteries of … Read more