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Grocers Have No Choice But To Go Digital

The Lempert Report: Acosta report says the mobile phone has become an indispensable tool for supermarket shoppers while in-store.


DoorDash Seeks $100M in IPO

The company, which recently expanded to grocery delivery, has lost money every year since its founding, it said in a prospectus.

This year, grocery sales surged following stay-at-home orders and restaurant dining room closures.

Deploying teleoperated electric delivery carts, a partnership between Self Point and Tortoise enables local grocers to meet growing demand for affordable delivery services.

Incisiv’s 2020 Grocery Digital Maturity Benchmark study reveals the uneven distribution of the e-commerce bounties and calls for a comprehensive reset of operating models.

The Lempert Report: CPG and supermarkets can use Instagram as a tool to develop new food products and gauge consumer trends.

For many, online grocery ordering was available pre-pandemic, but the surge in use meant reevaluating the process—how to best store exponentially more orders than they did before, how to ensure customers’ orders were accurate and ready on time and more.

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 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.

The Lempert Report: Postmates joins the video-sharing social network to create TikTok Treats featuring some of the year's most popular food trends.

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