Category: Uncategorised

Category: Uncategorised

Walmart, Google-backed Deliv end online grocery partnership
March 12, 2019 Blog,Uncategorised Chantal Tremblay

Walmart Inc and logistics firm Deliv pulled the plug on a key same-day grocery delivery partnership, dealing a setback in the retailer’s race against rival Amazon.com Inc to deliver groceries to customers’ homes. The world’s largest retailer began bolstering its partnerships with third-party courier firms to reach consumers in 100 U.S. cities last year, after
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KEITH SWIEDNICKI INTL (KSI) ATTENDING PROMAT 2019 APRIL 8-11, 2019 – CHICAGO, IL
January 22, 2019 Blog,Events,News,Uncategorised Chantal Tremblay

April 8-11, 2019 – McCormick Place – Chicago, IL KEITH SWIEDNICKI INTL. (KSi) will be attending ProMat conference in Chicago, Illinois. ProMat is the largest expo for manufacturing and supply chain professionals in North America. Manufacturing and supply chain professionals come to find the latest solutions to move their business forward as the industry’s leading innovators showcase their latest manufacturing,
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KEITH SWIEDNICKI INTL. PARTICIPATING IN NGA SHOW 2019 – FEB. 24-27, 2019 – SAN DIEGO, CA
January 18, 2019 Uncategorised Chantal Tremblay

KEITH SWIEDNICKI INTERNATIONAL WILL BE PARTICIPATING IN THE 2019 NGA SHOW – FEB. 24-27, 2019 IN SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA. NGA Show has been the place where independent grocers gather for over 30 years, connecting supermarket retailers and wholesalers, food manufacturers and service providers from around the world to share innovative solutions and best practices that support
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Starbuck’s and Alibaba form partnership, will pilot delivery services in China
September 4, 2018 Uncategorised Chantal Tremblay

Starbuck’s and Alibaba form partnership, will pilot delivery services in China By JAMES HENDERSON . Aug 06, 2018 Supply Chain Digital Starbucks Coffee Company and Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. have announced a retail partnership that will enable a seamless Starbucks Experience and transform the coffee industry in China. Collaborating across key businesses within the Alibaba ecosystem, including Ele.me,
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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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Amazon Prime Day
July 10, 2018 Uncategorised Richard Kochersperger

Amazon ‘Prime Day’ next week could be a boon to all retailers—if they take advantage of it, according to an AlixPartners consumer survey JULY 2018 63% of the public say they plan on shopping Amazon.com on Prime Day, but 39% say they plan on shopping at other retailers, up from a reported 31% last year
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M&A Activity
July 10, 2018 Uncategorised Richard Kochersperger

OPERATIONS U.S. retail CEOs expect M&A activity to drive bullish growth BY DEENA M. AMATO-MCCOYJuly 9, 2018 The nation’s retail chief executives are bullish on growth. RELATED The Fresh Market trimming its store fleet That’s one of the findings of KPMG LLP’s 2018 U.S. CEO Outlook report, in which 83% of CEOs in the consumer and
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Retail Innovation
July 10, 2018 Uncategorised Richard Kochersperger

Retail Innovation Summit 2018— The Three As of New Retail KEY POINTS The Coresight Research team attended the Retail Innovation Summit organized by the Hong Kong Retail Technology Industry Association (RTIA) on July 5 in Hong Kong. The Chairman of the RTIA Ricky Chu believes real-time analytics, service automation and artificial intelligence (AI) are key
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