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Technology

What's Next for Grubhub? Parent Company Explores a Sale of the Business

Grubhub's order volumes and transaction values were down 5% year over year in the first quarter, and an activist investor has been urging the business' sale to a major online grocery player.

Retailers

Kroger Delivery Headed to South Florida

The grocer is now hiring more than 200 associates as it prepares to bring Kroger Delivery to the South Florida market this summer.

The company said it will roll out the payment capability for customers in Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Wisconsin and Kentucky in the coming weeks.

Renz will oversee all areas of strategy and execution in the U.S., as the company looks to bolster its presence across the States.

The online grocer works directly with farmers and producers who share its vision of eliminating waste and using different sourcing methods to offer high-quality products at value.

Customers in California, Oregon, Washington and Pennsylvania now can order online from the value grocer for same-day delivery.

Pinemelon focuses on natural, organic and better-for-you foods, prioritizing Colorado businesses and producers when possible, the retailer notes.

Cruise, the self-driving vehicle company that Walmart invested in last year, said it will expand its driverless delivery service to Walmart stores in Chandler, Ariz.

DashPass for Students—available for $4.99 per month—provides “access to everything from late night study snacks and grocery items to school supplies and dorm essentials,” says Chief Marketing Officer Kofi Amoo-Gottfried.

The relationship will ensure food surplus donations are matched to local nonprofits in communities most in need.

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