Atlanta sports community speaks out against racial injustices

Prominent members of the Atlanta sports community spoke out against the deeply rooted racism in the United States.

Local executives and athletes voiced their concerns after protests, ignited by the murder of George Floyd, spread throughout the city.

The Home Depot co-founder Arthur Blank, who owns the Atlanta Falcons and Atlanta United, issued a statement over the weekend addressing the recent events that transpired. The protests downtown this past weekend were sparked nearby State Farm Arena and…


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Atlanta sports community speaks out against racial injustices

Mercedes-Benz Stadium looks to change the way you order food, beer

Venues nationwide are looking for the best ways to accommodate fans in the Covid-19 era.

One of the next changes at Mercedes-Benz Stadium will be the introduction of mobile food and beverage ordering.

AMB Group LLC, the parent company that oversees the downtown stadium, is working with Atlanta-based partner NCR Corp. (NYSE: NCR) to create a solution that allows fans to order from their seats using the mobile team app and then pick up at designated concession areas inside the building.

“We’re…


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Mercedes-Benz Stadium looks to change the way you order food, beer