Independent grocers find their niche in tech as well

- Retail

From big cities to small towns, independent grocers who please their customers with unique items and …

Kroger, Ocado break ground on e-commerce fulfillment center

- Retail
Kroger is investing $55 million to build its first shed, which will measure 335,000 square feet and is expected to generate more than 400 new jobs.

Walmart continues to gain in e-commerce

- Retail
The market certainly notices Walmart’s significant investment in e-commerce, with the latest example being a Citi survey analysis that shows Walmart rated the best in food delivery among food retailers.

E-commerce wins for Walmart’s Q1; tariffs, discounters pressure price

- General News
Walmart Inc. posted the best same-store sales in nine years, and solid e-commerce growth in the first quarter of 2019, but the company remains vigilant of the price pressures from dollar stores and discounters like Lidl and Aldi.

Sobeys to launch Voilà online grocery and home delivery

- Retail
One of Canada’s “Big Three” in retail is taking a different approach to online grocery.

E-commerce: the enemy of produce brands?

- Analysis
Everybody in this business wants to see how their product is handled at retail. Why aren’t we looking for it online, too?

MAP: Where in Houston can you get Kroger’s driverless delivery?

- Retail
Kroger and Nuro have expanded their pilot to include two stores in Houston. See which ones here.

Kroger plans to expand self-driving grocery delivery pilot

- Retail
Kroger Co. CEO Rodney McMullen said the company has expanded Home Chef meal kits to an additional 500 markets, and other pilot programs are slated for expansion.

No delivery? No problem – if you’re Trader Joe’s

- Analysis
I’ve often said that consumers don’t have a grasp of the true cost of e-commerce in the way that we’ve been doing it in the U.S.

Grocery delivery still needs a human touch

- Analysis
Am I the only one who thinks picking my produce from a driverless car is an absurd – and unnecessary – advancement in technology?