Learn how The Home Depot will expand on its digital transformation and further blend its physical and digital environments.
In the company’s largest grocery expansion since launching in July 2020, Uber Technologies’ has more than doubled the availability of its on-demand and scheduled grocery delivery. Learn more.
A new study from University of Michigan researchers shows that when, where and how electric delivery fleet vehicles are charged can greatly impact their potential to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
The retailer, which operates 80 stores in 20 U.S. states, has tapped Jesta I.S., a developer and provider of modular cloud solutions and unified ERP for retailers, wholesalers and manufacturers.
Ross Stores is on track to open approximately 60 new stores during fiscal 2021. Get the details.
Save A Lot has tapped Aruba to help facilitate its transition to a wholesale model, deploying the infrastructure in its St. Louis headquarters, 13 wholesale distribution centers, and nearly 1,000 retail stores in 32 states.
Save A Lot is accelerating investments to modernize one-third of its store fleet this year and the full 1,000 locations by 2024.
Natural Grocers has updated its loyalty program with new features and incentives.
Family Farm & Home is taking steps to improve space planning and inventory management across its stores, distribution centers and online.
Zebra Technologies will acquire Fetch Robotics, a provider of on-demand automation that includes autonomous mobile robots (AMRs), for $290 million.
Learn how Wakefern can easily manage its portfolio of banners and storefronts from one single, administration console, while delivering a better online grocery shopping experience to customers.
McDonald’s will launch its first nationwide loyalty program soon via the McDonald’s app.
Stater Bros. Markets' new online shopping experience will harness geolocation technology to facilitate the handoff of pickup orders to curbside customers in two minutes or less.
The Home Depot is launching new "Rent Online, Pick-up In Store" technology. Get the details.
Global fashion retailer Vivienne Westwood has teamed with customer data platform (CDP) provider Mapp to advance its digital communication strategy while delivering personalized and targeted customer communications.
Learn how QVC and HSN are making it easy for entrepreneurs and new brands to submit products for review.
Hy-Vee will improve the efficiency and visibility of its logistics network to move perishable items through its distribution network.
Amazon and Walmart have each beefed up their e-commerce capabilities by tapping into machine learning to reduce out of stocks and better align their real media spend with their business goals.
The Kroger Co. has opened its Customer Fulfillment Center (CFC) in Groveland, FL powered by Ocado Group, marking its e-commerce delivery entry into the Florida market.
Hot Topic is upgrading its warehouse management system in order to support its growing omnichannel business.
After completing what it’s called a successful pilot, The GIANT Company is bringing the Flashfood mobile app to all GIANT and MARTIN’S stores.
The Kroger Co.’s Family of Companies' is going on a hiring spree. Its first nationwide hybrid hiring event takes place today. Get the details.
AWS is partnering with Howard University as part of an upskilling and career development program that provides students with access to curriculum aligned to today’s in-demand cloud careers.
Discover how Maverik will be able to simplify tasks, labor operations and compliance for more than 6,000 team members across 360-plus locations.
Lands’ End will unify its supply chain execution to deliver high-quality customer experiences across its growing footprint and complex channel network. Get the details.
BJ’s Wholesale Club is giving members a new way to make big purchases. Learn more.
In expanding its digital strategy, Movado Group accelerated sales on its flagship Movado.com e-commerce site, recording more than 250% growth in the first quarter of 2021 vs. the prior-year period. It also reported stronger relationships and loyalty across brands.
Instacart will offer grocery delivery in 30 minutes in some markets as part of a new Priority Delivery experience.
Etsy believes Depop has a highly differentiated position in the fast-growing resale space. Get the details.
Ace Hardware is planning a hiring spree at stores and distribution centers nationwide in preparation for what is expected to be a busy summer at retail stores. Learn more.
Wakefern Food Corp. is taking steps to improve its merchandising decision-making capabilities.
Convenience store Circle K is launching two new programs for summer travelers ahead of National Road Trip Day. Learn more about its new monthly beverage subscription program and Scan To Win fuel promotion.
The move will also allow for customers to receive real-time updates on their order status via text. Learn more.
For the first time in the company's history, the retailer is inviting brands to submit products for consideration in Rural King stores. Learn more.
Supermarket chain Price Chopper/Market 32 has once again expanded its AdvantEdge Rewards Program. Learn how.
Walgreens is adding new ways for brands to connect with consumers.
Learn what Vera Bradley's resale experience will entail as consumers plan to travel, socialize or get back to work and school again soon.
The Container Store is working to simplify the post-purchase experience for consumers and instill confidence in their e-commerce interactions at every touchpoint.
Through its Proof digital ecosystem, the alcohol distributor is expanding the way its customers can find new products, in turn increasing exposure for supplier brands and enabling its salesforce to build value-added consultative selling relationships.
British food, apparel and home goods retailer Marks & Spencer (M&S) has teamed with Blue Yonder to reduce costs and improve stock flow in its supply chain.
Amazon.com plans to open its first robotics fulfillment center in Louisiana, creating over 1,000 new, full-time jobs.
Weis Markets plans to invest $135 million in its growth during 2021, including investments in information technology upgrades.
GNC shared details about the benefits its omnichannel investments have had on its customer service and experience capabilities.
Learn how Wakefern is making advertising easier for its suppliers and setting brands up for continued success on its platforms.
Learn how Boscov’s plans to implement key e-commerce elements and unify personalization and order management operations strategically over time.
Learn about Midwestern retailer Fleet Farm's new loyalty program and its first-ever Fleet Farm mobile app.
The Container Store is implementing new technology to capture customer feedback and deliver actionable insights across the organization.