Coronavirus (COVID-19) case studies

See examples of how the food and grocery industry is implementing best in class initiatives to help combat Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Presentations

30/07/2020
Asda has revealed it is the first UK supermarket to trial a permanent trolley washing facility as the retailer looks at innovative ways to help customers and staff stay safe.
28/07/2020
Coca-Cola Freestyle is rolling out its latest technology innovation – contactless pouring via a smartphone – as the coronavirus pandemic continues to reshape the foodservice industry and consumer behavior.
28/07/2020
Carrefour Polska is testing an innovative vending machine that dispenses warm ready-to-eat meals for on-the-spot consumption or as an ‘on the go’ item.
06/07/2020
Walmart is repurposing its large car parks through the summer to offer drive-in cinemas.
06/07/2020
Robotics company Refraction AI has partnered with The Produce Station, an independently owned grocer in Michigan, to offer customers contactless delivery via its autonomous robot.
06/07/2020
Frugalpac has developed a paper wine and spirits bottle.
06/07/2020
Walmart has shared more details on its cashier-free test in Fayetteville, USA.
01/07/2020
Lush, creators of 100% vegetarian, fresh handmade cosmetics and soaps, has created a one-wash soap to help protect people from COVID-19.
22/06/2020
Swedish market leader ICA has accelerated the rollout of its ICA Pronto rapid delivery app to support older or more vulnerable people amidst the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
16/06/2020
United Supermarkets, which is run by Albertsons, is improving its grocery Click&Collect (C&C) service by utilising geolocation technology that allows customers to share their location using a smartphone as they drive to a store to signal their arrival time at the collection area.