Month: August 2018

Month: August 2018

Is online grocery really going to explode in the US?
August 31, 2018 Blog Chantal Tremblay

Viewpoint: Is online grocery really going to explode in the US? David Rogers | Aug 24, 2018 Editor’s note: This article does not necessarily reflect the opinions of the editors or management at Supermarket News.  The online grocery business is said to be “exploding” and has become the focus of investment efforts by most of the large
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Finding Drivers and Higher Costs Are Issues Keeping Supply Chain Leaders up at Night
August 31, 2018 Blog Chantal Tremblay

Finding Drivers and Higher Costs Are Issues Keeping Supply Chain Leaders up at Night May 08, 2018 By: Pat Walsh, Chief Business Development Officer and Vice President, Supply Chain, Food Marketing Institute The backbone of any sustainable supply chain relies on a performing and reliable transportation network. Those who lead in the supply chain will
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Shipt Expands Reach Of Same-Day Delivery In Texas
August 31, 2018 Blog Chantal Tremblay

Shipt Expands Reach Of Same-Day Delivery In Texas Date: August 23, 2018 Shipt soon will begin same-day delivery of an assortment of groceries and household essentials from H-E-B and Target across 10 Texas metro areas. Shipt originally launched in the state of Texas in 2015, and this launch gives more than 200,000 additional households across Texas access to products delivered by
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Getting the most out of eSourcing
August 30, 2018 Blog Chantal Tremblay

Getting the most out of eSourcing By DANIEL BALL, DIRECTOR, WAX DIGITAL . Aug 21, 2018, 6:37AM Today’s procurement professionals are no strangers to the cost savings and efficiency gains that eSourcing enables. In fact, our survey of 200 procurement professionals found that 68% already benefit from the eSourcing module. According to our research, of all the eProcurement
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Amazon Canada launches monthly Prime plan
August 30, 2018 Blog Chantal Tremblay

Amazon Canada launches monthly Prime plan New program allows for greater flexibility, according to the e-commerce giant By Canadian Grocer staff with files from The Associated Press  |  August 28, 2018 Amazon Canada has introduced a monthly membership option for Prime members as an alternative to its existing yearly plan. Prime members now have the option
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Best Practices for Increasing Health & Beauty Care and General Merchandise Sales in Grocery Stores
August 29, 2018 Blog,Uncategorised Chantal Tremblay

New Study from Acosta and Food Marketing Institute Reveals Best Practices for Increasing Health & Beauty Care and General Merchandise Sales in Grocery Stores Aug 20, 2018 Jacksonville, Fla. & Arlington, Va. — With the grocery channel challenged for growth, the Health & Beauty Care (HBC) and General Merchandise (GM) departments offer high development opportunities, attractive
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How 5 Top Grocers are Modernizing through Automation and Robotics
August 29, 2018 Blog,Uncategorised Chantal Tremblay

How 5 Top Grocers are Modernizing through Automation and Robotics By Randy Hofbauer – 08/24/2018 At Food Lion, Marty the Robot clean-sweeps the store a dozen times daily to identify slip-and-fall hazards on the floor, scan shelves for out-of-stocks and ensure shelf pricing is aligned with the front end registers As today’s top grocers seek to find
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What grocery retailers need to know about prepared foods
August 29, 2018 Blog Chantal Tremblay

What grocery retailers need to know about prepared foods AUTHOR Food Dive staff PUBLISHED April 16, 2018 In 2015, for the first time ever, consumer spending on meals prepared away from home eclipsed spending on food prepared in it. This dining-out trend has continued as shoppers look for convenient meal solutions that are fresh and
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For grocery stores, opportunities lie in HBC and general merchandise
August 28, 2018 Blog Chantal Tremblay

ISSUES & TRENDS>CONSUMER TRENDS For grocery stores, opportunities lie in HBC and general merchandise New study reveals best practices for increasing health & beauty care and general merchandise sales Michael Browne | Aug 21, 2018 With the grocery channel challenged for growth, the health & beauty care (HBC) and general merchandise (GM) categories offer high development opportunities,
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Cashier-free tech makes debut in San Francisco
August 28, 2018 Blog Chantal Tremblay

Zippin technology uses a combination of overhead cameras and smart shelf sensors for the highest level of accuracy. Cashier-free tech makes debut in San Francisco Zippin launches tech platform and concept store with no checkout line Michael Browne | Aug 22, 2018 San Francisco-based tech startup Zippin is launching its checkout-free software platform that enables retailers to
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