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10 sustainability case studies, we have spotted in the food and CPG industry, during the third quarter of 2020.
We present findings from our exclusive global research on the interesting and increasingly valuable group of shoppers aged 50-64.
Giant Eagle has launched an innovative curbside pickup program that uses location-based technology to optimise click and collect and in-store collection for grocery stores and shoppers.
Blendid has opened its fourth robotic drink and food kiosk at a Walmart in Fremont, CA.
Explore how retailers and suppliers in the UK and North America are offering innovative products and creative solutions such as Boo-Bags and reverse trick-or-treating to help celebrate Halloween in a COVID-safe way.
The Amazon Shopper Panel is an opt-in, invitation-only program where participants earn monthly rewards by sharing receipts from purchases made outside of and by completing short surveys.
Lidl US will install new air filtration systems rated MERV-13 or higher in all its US stores by the end of this year. Lidl US is one of the first retailers to commit to installing MERV-13 or higher filtration across its entire US store network.
Amazon has launched an augmented reality (AR) experience that customers can access via a Quick Response (QR) code on its packaging.
The Caper Counter is a self-checkout counter powered by computer vision to automatically identify items and allow for contactless and cashierless checkout.
We look at what’s front-of-mind for retailers as they head into the key trading period.
Kroger has launched a Chefbot. It is an AI-powered Twitter recipe tool which provides customers with mealtime inspiration and personalised recommendations.
COVID-19 is forcing retailers to rethink the function and features of their physical stores, providing new impetus for innovation. Find inspiration from global operators in our Q3 highlights.
Amazon Explore is Amazon’s new virtual platform that lets users “explore anything from lessons to landmarks”. Experiences include skill learning sessions, local shopping from global boutiques and markets, and culture and landmark tours.
Amazon One is a new, fast, convenient, and contactless way for people to use their palm to make everyday activities like paying at a store, presenting a loyalty card, entering a gated location like a stadium or office much quicker and easier.
Save Mart is the first grocery retailer in the United States to partner with Starship Technologies.
Major foodservice operators are starting to roll-out new store concepts, developed for the post-pandemic era. We look at five formats and the four key themes linking them together.
Three years after introducing Simbe Robotics’ autonomous robot Tally to enhance inventory management*, Schnuck Markets is putting the technology in an additional 46 stores.
Walmart recently announced that it is trialling drone delivery. In its latest effort to test the concept it has teamed up with Zipline to launch a first-of-its-kind drone delivery operation in the U.S
Walmart is taking the next step in its exploration of on-demand delivery by announcing a trial with Flytrex, an end-to-end drone delivery company.
Amazon Halo is a new service dedicated to helping customers improve their individual health and wellness.
Amazon has been granted an approval by the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) that will allow it to start trialling commercial deliveries via drones.
Mars Wrigley is launching a new digital experience to help Americans enjoy Halloween during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Just Salad, a fast-casual brand serving healthy food at an affordable price in the US, has announced a commitment to label its menu items with a carbon footprint label, becoming the first US restaurant chain to do so, by Climate Week, which begins September 21, 2020.
Grabango, a checkout-free technology provider for existing stores, launched a commercial service with Giant Eagle owner of GetGo Café+Market.
PepsiCo has created a new way for football fans to recreate the tailgate experience at home as social-distancing measures prevent many fans from visiting stadiums.