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15/05/2019
Learn how you can use social platforms to generate online sales.
14/05/2019
Truman’s has created four non-toxic household cleaning products that are delivered to users’ homes in patented refill cartridges.
30/04/2019
In this round-up we share our key highlights and trends that impressed us over the last few months in the course of our store visits. Within this report we present examples from retailers in a number of markets including Sainsbury's, Aldi, Lidl, Kroger and many more.
10/04/2019
Walmart is partnering with Google to offer voice ordering capabilities for its online grocery shoppers.
02/04/2019
New York City-based Caper has developed a customised shopping trolley (cart) that scans products as shoppers put them in the trolley, so shoppers don’t have to waste time at a checkout.
12/03/2019
‘Help me be healthy’ is one of the five trends we expect to shape and influence the global retail market in 2019 and beyond. In this report we explore the ways in which retailers and brands around the globe are inspiring shoppers to lead healthier lives.
05/03/2019
Using IGD's 'Global retail trends 2019' as a framework, we explore how private label and brands are evolving and consider the implications of this.
05/03/2019
FedEx has launched an autonomous delivery service, the FedEx SameDay Bot. FedEx is collaborating with companies such as Lowe’s, Pizza Hut, Target, Walgreens and Walmart to help assess retailers’ autonomous delivery needs.
04/03/2019
Robot technology has made significant advances in terms of functionality and affordability, plus artificial intelligence is allowing machines to communicate more effectively with human beings. This has resulted in a number of retailers trialling in-store robots to improve efficiencies and free staff up to do more valuable roles. In this report we showcase 15 examples from around the world of how robots are being deployed in-stores.
26/02/2019
Kellogg’s, Accenture, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated, have collaborated to develop and pilot a solution that embeds eye tracking technology in a mobile virtual reality (VR) headset to reinvent how brands and retailers gather critical consumer data and perform market research.
20/02/2019
Amazon has launched an online platform, Amazon Live, that allows sellers to live-stream videos showcasing their products.
20/02/2019
Walmart’s Store No. 8 incubator has announced the launch of its second portfolio company, Spatial&. It will focus on the opportunities to create virtual reality commerce (V-commerce) experiences.
20/02/2019
BevMo!, a specialty beverage retailer, has partnered with The Mars Agency to test a breakthrough, voice-activated, SmartAisle in-store shopper platform.
14/02/2019
In spring 2019, Ahold Delhaize-owned Stop & Shop will introduce autonomous grocery delivery to Boston, Massachusetts.
12/02/2019
We look in detail at health & wellness trend to identify the key strategies being adopted right now, look at the focus on plant-based menus, nutritional signposting, freshness and superfoods.
12/02/2019
In this report we explore Valentine's retail execution across different channels and countries, identifying common trends for 2019.
06/02/2019
Amazon is piloting its own delivery robot with Amazon Scout. The devices will deliver packages to customers in a neighbourhood in Snohomish County, Washington.
06/02/2019
A coalition of the largest consumer packaged goods companies, along with recycling organisation TerraCycle, has unveiled a global, first-of-its-kind, shopping system called Loop.
05/02/2019
We explore must-see beauty stores in Paris, New York City and Seoul.
29/01/2019
Nearly 500 robots will be coming to the stores of Ahold Delhaize USA brands Stop & Shop, Giant Food Stores and Martin’s, marking one of the largest deployments of robotics innovation in the U.S. grocery industry.
23/01/2019
The University of the Pacific community can now order food and drinks between 09:00 – 17:00 via an autonomous robot. Users order through the SnackBot App to get goods delivered to more than 50 designated areas across the 175-acre campus.
23/01/2019
P&G Ventures, the start-up studio within Procter & Gamble, unveiled Opté™ Precision Skincare System (Opté) at CES 2019.
22/01/2019
We recently visited the CES Show in Las Vegas to discover the key themes shaping the technology landscape and what they mean for retail.
15/01/2019
Walmart is partnering with Udelv to test its autonomous delivery vans in Surprise, Arizona.
15/01/2019
eDOR is a system designed to solve residential and commercial delivery and pick-up issues, by connecting all parties to make it simple, easy and secure.