Jennifer Strailey

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Jennifer Strailey

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Instacart Seeks to Double Its Service Shopper Staff

With order volume up by more than 150%, Instacart plans to hire an additional 300,000 full-service shoppers over the next three months—more than doubling the size of its full-service shopper community.


New Seasons and New Leaf Limit Shopper Traffic

New Seasons Market and New Leaf Community Markets are temporarily limiting shopper traffic and implementing bi-weekly bonuses and enhanced benefits to its staff members who work in-store as the coronavirus continues to evolve.

H-E-B and Favor Delivery launch a new personal shopper and delivery service for seniors 60 and older.

The nation's food supply is in a state of crisis, and distribution must shift from the restaurant and foodservice sectors to retail, experts say.

Raley's introduces prepacked "Senior Essentials Bags" filled with fresh items and pantry staples for older and at-risk customers in self-isolation or quarantine.

Retail foodservice menus aim to satisfy customers’ plant-based cravings.

As grocers scramble to meet the explosive demand for online grocery orders and delivery, many are expanding their drop-off delivery services to minimize human interaction.

As consumers increasingly shelter in place to help stem the spread of the coronavirus, Instacart is challenged to meet the record demand for grocery delivery services.

Grocers struggle to keep sweet and salty snacks in stock as consumers look for comfort in cookies and chips amid growing coronavirus fears.

The retailer expands its menu items for Lent and beyond.

The grocery industry is bracing for a pandemic, offering unprecedented methods to help stop the spread of the disease and keep shoppers and workers safe.

Major grocery chains across the country are limiting purchases on items from disinfecting wipes to shelf-stable foods in the wake of the coronavirus stockpiling frenzy.

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