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Instacart Files IPO Paperwork

The San Francisco-based delivery specialist, which cut its valuation by almost 40% in March, said it had confidentially filed an S-1 registration form with the SEC.


Online Grocery Sales Skidded in April

With inflation top of mind for consumers, delivery order volumes shrank during the month, and even pickup—online grocery's powerhouse—saw declines.

The retail tech company said the fundraising will be used to accelerate user growth, expand into new retail categories, invest in product development and hire top talent.

Additional facilities planned for Orlando, Los Angeles, Chicago and Long Island City, N.Y.

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.

Instacart unveiled an AI-powered point-of-sale system at Boston’s Fenway Park this week, one week after Seattle-based Amazon launched Just Walk Out at two food and beverage stores in Houston’s Minute Maid Park.

"It’s important for grocers to have a diverse range of store formats to meet customer needs and manage labor," says Michael Jaszczyk, CEO of GK America.

Collaboration with Nvidia comes as the retailer looks to build an AI lab and demonstration center that will expand its freshness initiatives, improve shipping logistics and create a better shopping experience in-store.

The company announced a $15 million investment in the Windy City, including ambitious plans to open around 160 dark stores in Chicago by the end of 2022.

Retail planning solution provider to hire developers and experts to grow its technical team.

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