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Is Amazon Launching a New Grocery Chain?

March 4, 2019

Via: Retail Info Systems News

Amazon plans to begin opening “dozens of grocery stores” in several major U.S. cities before the year’s end, The Wall Street Journal has reported, citing people familiar with the matter. The move would take the e-commerce bohemoth deeper into food […]


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Kroger and Ocado Announce Additional High-Tech Fulfillment Centers

February 20, 2019

Via: Retail Info Systems News

The Kroger Co. and Ocado announced Central Florida and Mid-Atlantic as the locations for America’s next two customer fulfillment centers (CFC). “Kroger is excited to partner with Ocado—one of the most innovative, advanced companies in the world — to redefine […]


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Giant Foods to open its first e-commerce hub next month

January 29, 2019

Via: Retail Dive

The new online grocery pickup outlet would check off a lot of boxes for Ahold Delhaize and its Giant Foods banner. For one, the strategy opens up a new way to repurpose underperforming stores in key regions. It also puts […]


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Stop & Shop to Bring Driverless Grocery Store Vehicles to Boston

January 21, 2019

Via: Retail Info Systems News

Stop & Shop will launch driverless grocery vehicles in the Greater Boston area beginning in Spring 2019. As part of an engagement with San Francisco-based startup Robomart, the vehicles will bring a selection of Stop & Shop produce, as well […]


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Walmart ramps up grocery delivery with 4 new service providers

January 18, 2019

Via: Retail Dive

In a rush to keep up with Amazon and the booming business of e-commerce, Walmart has turned to an assortment of last-mile providers to cover various regions of the country. These companies handle the most expensive piece of e-commerce fulfillment […]


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Report: Walmart favored over Amazon among online grocery shoppers

November 8, 2018

Via: Retail Dive

Walmart and Amazon have been in a fierce battle over grocery dollars this year, showing just how much the omnichannel experience has evolved as a brick-and-mortar giant challenges an e-commerce behemoth. Last year, Retail Feedback Group found that Amazon was […]


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Is Amazon Go creating competition for grocers?

November 1, 2018

Via: Retail Dive

While Amazon Go is showing significant early success, inMarket suggests that the store concept is not necessarily a threat to grocers. The firm says this is partially because shoppers are treating Amazon Go as more of a convenience store or […]


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Report: Amazon captures 30% of online grocery spending

October 4, 2018

Via: Retail Dive

Amazon has a clear lead in the online grocery wars, and the marketplace giant has shown no signs of slowing down as it expands services on its site and at Whole Foods stores. Just over a year since Amazon acquired […]


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Amazon adds Whole Foods delivery to 10 new markets

September 13, 2018

Via: Retail Dive

This rapid expansion could show the company is either experiencing demand for these services, or it is responding to market leader Walmart in this channel. Though Walmart’s delivery service is currently available in nearly 50 markets, the company has plans […]


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Kroger Tests Self-Driving Vehicles for Grocery Delivery at Fry’s Food Stores

August 17, 2018

Via: Retail Info Systems News

Kroger has named Scottsdale, AZ the first test city for its self-driving grocery delivery pilot. The first grocer to undergo the test is a single Fry’s Food Stores (7770 East McDowell Road). Kroger and Nuro, maker of driverless delivery vehicles, […]