Fresh Food

Top 5 Produce Predictions for 2019


It’s a good idea for grocery retailers to examine current safety, hygiene and other best practices in their prepared food sections to ensure they’re coming out on top.

Hundreds of shoppers greeted Fresh Thyme Farmers Market as it opened its third Pittsburgh-area store this month, underscoring a positive reaction to a new grocery format in a market where Giant Eagle has long been dominant.

The move was in response to customer demand for less plastic use and waste reduction.

The ability to improve the customer experience is influenced greatly by increased operational efficiency, which is where autonomous robots really shine.