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One Way Is the New Way In-Store

To help customers keep to social distancing practices, retailers are converting aisles to one direction.

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FMI Launches Job Board for Furloughed Employees

Through partnership with Eightfold.ai, the association looks to rapidly match demand and supply of front-line workers in local areas.

Understanding shifting consumer purchase behavior in the current COVID-19 landscape is "incredibly important to understand what’s next."

In addition to previous social distancing measures, the retailer will now distribute personal protection equipment to employees and limit customers.

The retailer will begin daily temperature checks of staff and require them to answer questions before shifts.

The online grocery delivery company will distribute the free kits, which include face masks, hand sanitizer and thermometers, to its contract workers in the wake of COVID-19.

The omnichannel retailer is developing robots to aid detection and disinfection amid the coronavirus crisis, and it plans to sell them online.

How forgiving will shoppers be to a retailer that has failed to deliver on expectations during these challenging times?

The retailer gets lenders fully on board, increasing new funding as conditions shift for discounters.

Partnering with Amazon and Alberstons, the tech startup turns recipes into shopping baskets for delivery—and back into recipes.

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