Navigation Links
Duane Reade and Smith Electric Vehicles Partner to Bring All-Electric Delivery Vehicles to New York's Streets
Date:9/19/2011

NEW YORK and KANSAS CITY, Mo., Sept. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to improve fuel efficiency standards and lower carbon dioxide emissions, Duane Reade today announced a partnership with Smith Electric Vehicles to add Newton™ zero-emission, all-electric commercial trucks to its delivery fleet. With the addition of these medium-duty trucks, Duane Reade is the first retail pharmacy in the United States to choose fleet electrification through a pilot program with the global leader in zero-emission, all-electric commercial vehicles.

The new eco-friendly additions to Duane Reade's delivery fleet will prove ideal for urban delivery applications that demand heavy stop-and-go driving, with a market-leading range in excess of 100 miles on a single overnight charge, a payload of more than 16,000 pounds and an average annual operating cost that is one-third to one-half that of conventional diesel trucks. The Newton produces zero emissions, is virtually silent and features a regenerative braking system that reduces wear on the brakes while restoring charge to the battery.

Paul Tiberio, SVP Merchandising & Chief Marketing Officer of Duane Reade, commented, "In having a significant part of our retail foundation within the most dynamic urban center in the world, we want to do our part to conserve energy across all areas of operation by lowering our carbon footprint in addition to creatively integrating low-energy output solutions within Duane Reade stores. We are excited to partner with Smith Electric Vehicles and are confident the investments we are making today are not only good for the environment, but they also work to increase our business efficiency. Milea Truck Group and Continental Truck Body were major players in helping to bring Smith Electric to Duane Reade and building the truck body here in NYC, providing jobs for New Yorkers."

Bryan Hansel, CEO of Smith Electric Vehicles, commented, "We welcome Duane Reade as the first reta
'/>"/>

SOURCE Duane Reade
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine technology :

1. Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation to Honor Duane DeSisto of Insulet Corporation and Senator Edward M. Kennedy at 27th Annual Hearts & Heroes Gala
2. Duane Reade Announces Plans for H1N1 Immunization Program
3. Ecovisors to Advise Duane Reade Shoppers
4. Duane Reade Celebrates Fourth Year Supporting AIDS Walk New York With Record Donation
5. Virginian-Pilot Story Misleads Readers on USDA Inspection Report for PLRS
6. Sutter Health Among the Nations Top Employers According to Readers of CAREERS & the disABLED Magazine
7. Ekahau Embeds RTLS in Nordic ID RFID Readers to Add Location Tracking to Passive RFID Tags and Barcode
8. GlaxoSmithKline Receives New HHS Order for H5N1 Bulk Antigen. First North American Clinical Trials with GSKs Candidate Pre-pandemic Flu Vaccine to Start.
9. GlaxoSmithKline Accelerates Review of Exelixis XL880
10. New Data Show That GlaxoSmithKlines Rotarix(R) Could Be Given With Other Routine Infant Vaccines in the U.S.
11. Coley Pharmaceutical Group Receives $3.0 Million Milestone Payment from GlaxoSmithKline
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/22/2014)... 2014 Research and Markets has ... Particulate Respirators Industry Report 2014" report to their ... Respirators Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth ... respirators industry with a focus on the Chinese situation. ... industry including definitions, classifications, applications and industry chain structure. ...
(Date:8/22/2014)... 22, 2014  Landauer, Inc. (NYSE: LDR ... measurement and monitoring, outsourced medical physics services and high ... E. Saxelby , its President and Chief Executive Officer, ... Officer and as a member of the Board of ... be replaced on an interim basis by Michael ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... 2014  Vermillion, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRML ), ... women,s health, has appointed Holly B. Bauzon ... Ms. Bauzon has a proven track record in ... laboratory services companies. She has more than 20 years ... she held the position of Director, Lab Services Sales ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Global and Chinese Particulate Respirators Industry Report 2014 2Landauer, Inc. Announces Executive Management Change 2Vermillion Appoints Holly B. Bauzon as VP of Sales and Managed Markets 2
... Christiana Care Breast Center at the Helen F. ... accreditation in breast Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) by the American ... ) The Christiana Care Breast Center is ... MRI of the breast offers valuable information about many breast ...
... Rhythm 2011, the Heart Rhythm Society,s 32nd annual scientific sessions, ... AEX: PHI) and the Heart Rhythm Society (HRS) have teamed ... the diagnosis and minimally invasive treatment of heart rhythm disorders. ... electrical signals that regulate the heart and can lead to ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Philips and the Heart Rhythm Society Collaborate to Showcase the Electrophysiology (EP) Lab of Today and the Future 2Philips and the Heart Rhythm Society Collaborate to Showcase the Electrophysiology (EP) Lab of Today and the Future 3
(Date:8/22/2014)... Jose, CA (PRWEB) August 22, 2014 ... now offering a new teeth whitening technique. Air polishing ... regular cleaning appointments. , Dark teeth can be caused ... two categories: external stains and internal stains. External stains ... stains can be caused by certain medications, such as ...
(Date:8/22/2014)... (PRWEB) August 22, 2014 The regional ... Toyota Indiana is on the grow again. ... jobs by summer 2016 to boost production of the ... bring Toyota Indiana’s overall investment to $4 billion. This ... America while providing additional flexibility to adjust its product ...
(Date:8/22/2014)... The LSU Health New Orleans School of Nursing ... grant to increase access to advanced nursing education ... groups, as well as veterans. The Health Resources ... Health and Human Services awarded the two-year grant. ... grant,s project director., The Advanced Education Nursing Traineeship ...
(Date:8/22/2014)... 2014 Millennium Treatment Group, a ... FL, recently launched a new website. Patients, parents, ... can now find Millennium Treatment Group at ... live at the beginning of July. Everything anyone ... be found on the website. There’s an About ...
(Date:8/22/2014)... Mi40x , the latest guide from expert bodybuilder ... they can use a simple 4-minute trick to pack on ... has caught the attention of Shane Michaels, prompting an investigative ... well-known bodybuilders in the industry, and if he uses this ... itself is a testament to how effective this program really ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Japantown Dental Introduces Air Polishing 2Health News:Toyota Indiana Adding 300 Jobs to Build More Highlanders 2Health News:Millennium Treatment Group Has a New Website 2Health News:Mi40x: Review Exposes Ben Pakulski’s Guide to Packing on Lean Muscle Fast 2
... and practice is needed to achieve dignified care for older ... ,The welfare of older people who live in care homes ... McMurdo and Miles Witham at the University of Dundee. ... to dignity, but people of all ages have a fundamental ...
... indicated that the culprit to most health threat is the ... and heating. According to the UN 5% of the preventable ... ,This study is based on a new estimate ... the physical, chemical, and biological characteristics of air in the ...
... a health drink, but new studies have revealed that coffee can ... some kind of cancers too. Some experts believe that it can ... liver. ,Antioxidants in coffee help control the cell ... is also a source of chlorogenic acid, which has been shown ...
... state representatives from 105 countries met Friday to formally adopt ... of global warming after five days of heated debate to ... ended at 3:30 a.m. Friday," said Carloa Traverso Saibante, information ... ,Once the IPCC report is formally adopted, it ...
... drug manufacturers- Merck &Co. //The issue in contention is the ... no call to charge as much as 1.59 US dollars ... for the same. , Negotiations between Merck and ... declared the drug a ‘public interest’ one. This means that ...
... the activities of farmers from dawn to dusk. But there ... has not been on their side to assist them with ... capricious. ,Indonesia’s rice farming had continued undisturbed for generations, even ... now, it appears that something odd has struck Indonesia. ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Major Change Needed to Achieve Dignified Care for Older People 2Health News:New Health Drink—Coffe 2Health News:Climate Talks Reach Consensus in Bangkok 2Health News:Brazil Government In Contention With Merck Over Anti-AIDS Drug 2
Reusable, stainless steel trephine with handle....
Each handle is designed to fit a specific trephine size. For use in performing free-hand uniform donor buttons....
Each handle is designed to fit a specific trephine size. For use in performing free-hand uniform donor buttons....
Each handle is designed to fit a specific trephine size....
Medicine Products: