Publix earns innovation accolades
Publix Supermarkets is getting kudos for its efforts in food safety innovation.
Kroger, Walmart team up with eMeals
Kroger and Walmart are rolling out the first grocery meal kit solution that can be ordered via pickup or delivery. Available for purchase online and pickup in-store at the Cincinnati- and Bentonville, Ark.-based retailers' stores – as well as for delivery via San Francisco-based service Instacart –eMeals says it offers meal kits at up to half the cost of those from competing services today.
Amazon's Instant Pickup readies orders in 2 minutes
We have gone from next day delivery to one hour delivery and now Amazon has launched "instant delivery," in which shoppers can pick up orders two minutes after placing an order. Amazon's Instant Pickup is a free service offering Prime and Prime Student members a curated selection of daily essentials available for pickup in two minutes or less at five of Amazon’s fully staffed pickup locations in Los Angeles, Atlanta, Berkeley, Calif., Columbus, Ohio, and College Park, Md.