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Samovar launches a unique meal plan subscription to isolated Bay area residents.

San Francisco Restaurant Launches Unique Meal Plan Subscription for Isolated Residents

San Francisco restaurant Samovar is meeting customers where they are – isolated at home under California’s “shelter in place” order. The restaurant...
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Weekly Subscription News: Phishing, Families and Free Subscriptions

Subscriptions continue to be impacted by the coronavirus pandemic, some positively and others negatively. In the last week, Playboy and Sacramento News & Review...

Amazon Suspends Prime Pantry Because It Can’t Keep Up with Demand

Amazon has temporarily shut down its Prime Pantry service because the company could not keep up with the high volume of orders coming in as consumers try to stock up in the wake of the coronavirus.

Subscription Companies Offer Free Services During Coronavirus Pandemic

As the coronavirus pandemic continues, more subscription companies are hopping on the bandwagon to make working from home and social distancing a bit easier....
Subscription companies help Americans stay connected during the coronavirus pandemic.

Subscription Companies Help Americans Stay Connected During Pandemic

Now considered a worldwide pandemic, and a national emergency in the United States, Coronavirus COVID-19 has changed life as we know it....

SaaSWorks Raises $5M to Help SaaS Firms Scale Subscription Operations

SaaSWorks has raised $5 million in seed ¬¬funding to continue its work as a revenue operations and customer success solution to support SaaS businesses. The funding round was led by Conversion Venture Capital and CEOs, CFOs and other executives from prominent SaaS companies. SaaSWorks will use the investment to attract talent in the greater Boston area to help the company grow and support SaaS businesses as they scale their subscription operations.

Five on Friday: OTT, Customer Experience and Magazine Growth

Happy Friday the 13th, everyone! We hope you have had a good week. In today's edition of Five on Friday, Parks Associates announces the top 10 U.S. subscription OTT services for 2019, we share ways customer experience impacts retention, magazines are getting more attention via mobile and video, Google's most recent algorithm is causing problems, and a subscription job opportunity from the NBA.
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We deliver the information, training and research that subscription entrepreneurs, executives, and their teams need to support improved decision making, skills, and profitability.

Essentials For Scaling Your Subscription Business: Preparing Your Operations For Financial...

Only 1% of start-ups effectively grow into a medium- or large-sized business. If your company is not prepared to scale from start-up to beyond, your business will not achieve its true potential. In this on-demand video, Kathy Greenler Sexton, CEO of Subscription Insider and Raj Sabhlok, President of Zoho discuss key issues, trends and tactics for successfully scaling your subscription business.
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Disney Blames Technical Difficulties on Consumer Demand for Disney Plus

After much anticipation, Disney launched its own streaming service - Disney+ - on Tuesday, but the service was plagued with technical difficulties on its first day, reports Recode. Frustrated subscribers turned to social media (#DisneyPlusFail) to air their concerns with unable to connect messages, slower-than-anticipated speeds and other problems. Some subscribers were understanding, as big technology launches almost always have some bugs, while others felt like Disney should have anticipated the problem.

Dell Launches Consumption-Based Subscriptions for Business Clients

Dell (NYSE: DELL) hopes to make the lives of its business clients easier with the launch of Dell Technologies On Demand. This new set of offerings combines an end-to-end portfolio of consumption-based and as-a-service products that give business clients the flexibility and agility of the cloud, along with the control, performance and predictability of on-premises IT infrastructure. The multi-cloud world is here and will only grow, which means customers need on-demand and consistent infrastructure that yield predictable outcomes across all of their clouds, data centers and edge locations..."

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