February 2023 online grocery sales rise slightly as delivery slips- Retail
The U.S. online grocery market finished last month with $8.8 billion in total sales, up 1.5% compared to last year, according to the monthly Brick Meets Click/Mercatus Grocery Shopping Survey fielded February 26-27, 2023.
Grubhub partnership to bring robot delivery to college campuses- General News
Grubhub, the leading online and mobile food-ordering and delivery platform on college campuses, and Cartken, a technology startup that specializes in self-driving, AI-powered robotics and delivery operations, announced a partnership today to bring robot delivery to college campuses.
DoorDash data shows what food consumers have been ordering- General News
Today, DoorDash released its second annual Restaurant Online Ordering Trends Report which takes a deep dive into consumer online ordering preferences and emerging dining trends as to what Americans are ordering online and eating now.
March U.S. eGrocery sales fall year-over-year- General News
In March, total U.S. online grocery sales pulled back 6% to $8.7 billion versus March 2021’s record high of $9.3 billion, according to the Brick Meets Click/Mercatus Grocery Shopping Survey fielded March 28-29, 2022. Total sales for 1Q 2022 ($8.5B in January and $8.7B for both February and March) finished just 2.5% lower compared to a year ago.
7-Eleven waives delivery fees with 7NOW app- General News
No delivery fee? Yes, please! 7-Eleven Delivery through the 7NOW app just got a reward-worthy upgrade that rounds out the brand's best-in-class delivery offerings.
Ottonomy unveils Ottobots, a fleet of fully autonomous delivery robots- General News
Today at CES, Ottonomy unveils Ottobots, a fleet of fully autonomous delivery robots for restaurant and retail industries for both indoor and outdoor environments.
7-Eleven launches first commercial autonomous delivery service in California- General News
7-Eleven, Inc. is bringing a futuristic innovation to Mountain View, CA, customers by piloting autonomous delivery with Nuro, a robotics company transforming local commerce with autonomous vehicles.
Sunbasket becomes first direct-to-consumer meal delivery service available on Instacart nationwide- General News
Sunbasket today announced a new partnership with Instacart, the leading online grocery platform in North America, to offer its extensive line of Fresh & Ready prepared meals, meal kits and grocery add-ons on the Instacart Marketplace across the U.S.
Delivery platform Avo raises $80M- General News
New York- and Israel-based Avo, the fastest growing, vertically integrated residential and office delivery platform in the US, announced today that it has raised over $80 million in funding.
Wholly Guacamole offers limited-time subscription box- General News
To dodge the devastating letdown of running out of the beloved, tasty snack, the makers of Wholly Guacamole, America's No. 1 refrigerated guacamole made with real ingredients and hand-scooped Hass avocados, are launching a limited-time "Don't Hit Guac Bottom" subscription box just in time for National Guacamole Day (September 16).