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Digital Grocery Shopping Is Here: How to Navigate It

Grocery stores are at a pivotal juncture. As more shoppers go online for their food and other purchases, retailers are poised to use this behavioral shift to their advantage.


New Retail Positions Bolstered by Robot Assistants

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

The Lempert Report: Stop & Shop is planning to test the idea this spring.

Shoppers earn double the perks for using the retailer's new debit card and mobile wallet together.

SoftBank has contributed $940 million to support expansion of the self-driving delivery van business.

The Lempert Report: The aluminum foil producer created a wearable snack pack.

The new investment will fuel further growth for the retail supply chain software firm.

After workers demonstrated shortcomings of its new pay policy, the company pledged to leave tips alone and retroactively compensate contractors.

The Lempert Report: The technology does not require a visual description.

Here are the four pillars of a successful end-to-end grocery delivery program.