Delivery

Technology

Albertsons Cos. Pilots Remote-Controlled Delivery Cart

The service, in partnership with Tortoise, is open for testing with Safeway associates in select Northern California neighborhoods.

Retailers

HelloFresh Posts 99% U.S. Sales Growth in Q4

The CEO of the meal-delivery company says pandemic aided discovery, but "no one was forced" to try it.

A newly published study from 1010data examines changing consumer behaviors and how retailers and brands can stay ahead of the curve in 2021.

The pharmacy chain joins a growing roster of retail brands providing 1-hour delivery availability, beginning this week in Illinois.

Encouraged by new convenience for shoppers and more attractive shopping baskets, the discounter is expanding availability of delivery service via Instacart to 6,000 of its stores in 46 states.

The pandemic shifted many areas of consumer behavior, but perhaps none so much as the acceleration of e-commerce and digital ordering. In fact, online grocery orders increased by 110% between March and April this year, according to data from Adobe. For grocery stores, this shift represents a whole new way of doing business—and along with it, a number of challenges to meet. Retailers know that there are a number of challenges with online grocery ordering and curbside pickup—here are four ways stores can improve their click-and-collect programs.

The Ahold Delhaize retailer joins a growing number of peers offering perks to lock in a growing appetite for convenient shopping options.

Secure, temperature-controlled smart boxes will keep groceries fresh and expand delivery flexibility, Walmart says.

Albertsons confirms it will move away from its own fleet in favor of third-party providers like DoorDash for home delivery in select areas.

The Lempert Report: Just as delivery has grown during the pandemic, so have single-use plastics, adding to the issue of waste.

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