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H-E-B Goes Micro With AutoStore Rollout

The retailer is deploying microfulfillement centers in partnership with Swisslog featuring the first U.S. grocery deployment of AutoStore's robotic mini-warehouses.

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Walmart's New Test: Will Delivery Drones Fly?

Looking to the skies for a fast and efficient delivery solution, Walmart this week will begin testing autonomous drone deliveries in Fayetteville, N.C.

A GetGo convenience store near Pittsburgh represents what officials call the industry's first enterprise retrofit, enabling shoppers to skip checkout lines and the retailer to absorb inventory, labor and shrink benefits.

Seeking to further leverage physical assets and ride the booming consumer convenience trend, Walmart+ offers delivery benefits, gas discounts and easier in-store shopping.

Determined to crack one of the last bastions of U.S. commerce, the first Amazon Fresh grocery concept opens in California and to an industry that has long anticipated this day.

Ahold Delhaize USA's Retail Business Services unit reveals finalists of its second annual Supply Chain Seed competition.

Key retailers such as Hy-Vee, Meijer, Smart & Final and Fresh Thyme are partnering with the delivery service.

Citing growing importance to the company and its stakeholders, the retailer said it would shoot for 100% sustainable own-brand packaging by 2030.

The autonomous store technology company, which last year introduced pint-sized, prefab units, eyes more than 300 deployments in new and existing stores over the next year.

In a global competition for robotic cleaners, the retailer picks a flexible solution for stores and a technical marvel to study further.

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