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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.
11/02/2019
As Lidl continues its rapid expansion across Europe and the US, it is looking to build stronger relationship with its shoppers. As Lidl invests in its stores, and develop the services and ranges it offers, identify your opportunities with the retailer as it becomes a shopper centric discounter with a growing focus on online. The sourcing strategy is also evolving with the development of partnerships with its suppliers across in each market. We looked at in-store best practices, innovations or online developments in Germany, Poland, United Kingdom, United states and Italy.
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.
15/01/2019
At CES 2019, Continental demonstrated a seamless approach to goods delivery with the help of delivery robots and driverless vehicles.
10/01/2019
Following a year of accelerated change in the North American grocery market, we look at the five trends set to shape it in 2019. We consider how these changes are impacting on key retailers like Walmart, Kroger, Albertsons, Loblaw, Metro, Sobeys and Ahold Delhaize.
09/01/2019
Get up to speed on what we see as the key influences and trends to watch out for in the year ahead, and see how retailers and food-to-go specialists alike are driving innovation to reach new customers, missions and locations.
09/01/2019
We review Walgreen Boots Alliance's performance in the US, UK and beyond. We examine progress against the retailer's strategic priorities, covering topics including cost efficiencies, customer experience, alliances and omnichannel retailing.
02/01/2019
Raley’s is giving prime placement to cereals with less added sugar. Cereals with 25% or more of the total calories coming from added sugar, based on a standardised one cup serving of cereal, will be moved to the bottom shelf.
17/12/2018
We’ve selected 16 innovative store concepts to visit in 2019 that showcase several of the latest trends shaping format development globally. These include the growing role of technology, underpinning both ecommerce and customer engagement, and the creation of immersive in-store experiences.
17/12/2018
Gillette is trialling a new initiative that enables personalisation of the shaving experience in an entirely new way.
12/12/2018
Featuring 30 of our favourite global initiatives from events throughout 2018, we share 10 ways retailers and suppliers are seizing the seasonal opportunity.
11/12/2018
In this presentation we look at the regional and country forecasts for grocery retailing to 2023. With the global grocery retail landscape changing fast, providing both opportunities and challenges for your business we look at the changes to our forecasts to help you better understand how we see them growing and evolving to 2023.
11/12/2018
American nail polish company OPI, a division of Coty, has introduced Augmented Reality (AR) technology-enabled kiosks in over 400 travel retail locations, globally, with the help of design agency “Play”.