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Retailers

Winsight Live: Grocery Secrets, Farm to Web and Costco’s Journey

The latest Winsight Live with Supermarket Guru Phil Lempert explores Benjamin Lorr’s book, “The Secret Life of Groceries,” which offers a humorous look at the industry with a dark edge; what Ahold’s vision for FreshDirect is after acquiring the rival; how an online farmers market is helping consumers and farms stay connected; how 7-Eleven plans to reach net zero emissions by 2050; how Costco’s journey through the pandemic has differed from other retailers; and more.

Retailers

Winsight Live: Bacon & Kegs, Fresh Success and Amazon Pharmacy

The latest Winsight Live with Supermarket Guru Phil Lempert looks at how Walmart performed in its fiscal third quarter; what Bacon & Kegs beer has to do with Waffle House; how the pandemic turned the fresh perimeter upside down; what limited-time offers are trending around the world; how GetGo’s foodservice is resonating with consumers and how it’s embracing tech; where Amazon could be launching Amazon Fresh next and the e-tailer’s plans for pharmacy; and more.

The latest Winsight Live with Supermarket Guru Phil Lempert looks at Ahold Delhaize’s third-quarter earnings and future plans, including a subscription program for Giant; how Fabric took a different approach in creating a microfulfillment center; what it’s like to work for Trader Joe’s, as told from a former employee; the latest M&A news in the convenience-store space; and more.

The first U.S. microfulfillment center for the Israel-based technology company Fabric uses a space-efficient and automated system to pick and pack e-commerce deliveries to go.

With a focus on speed, efficiency and closeness to the customer, Fabric officials unveil a compact and versatile warehouse its officials say can solve the economic and operational dilemmas of same-day grocery delivery.

The latest Winsight Live with Supermarket Guru Phil Lempert examines Sprouts’ third-quarter fiscal results; how grocers are preparing for a holiday season plagued by COVID; QuikTrip’s foray into urgent care; Amazon’s new app in which it pays shoppers to share their receipts; and more.

The latest Winsight Live with Supermarket Guru Phil Lempert looks at which grocers are winning the technology wars; Kroger’s update on its Restock plan; how restaurants are reinventing secret menus; what has consumers concerned, according to dunnhumby’s latest Worry Index; and more.

Job postings and a new site en route to Philadelphia portend a long-awaited East Coast expansion front for the high-flying California discounter.

Winsight editors and Phil Lempert discuss what's making news in the retail food economy.

Manav P. Thaker joins WGB's Breakroom to discuss the intersection of hospitality and online retail, great Indian food restaurants, and how Subziwalla demonstrates 'authenticty through personalization.'

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