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17/09/2020
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
14/09/2020
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.
14/09/2020
Tesco has launched ‘Tesco Red Door’, a crowd sourced approach to disruptive innovation.
14/09/2020
During October 2020, Tesco will trial unmanned aerial drone delivery in Ireland.
17/08/2020
Asda has launched a new fleet of carbon fiber delivery vans, as it aims to reduce carbon emissions and reduce the number of miles driven each day.
17/08/2020
Sainsbury’s is using CCTV and artificial intelligence to catch shoplifters in stores.
13/08/2020
Japanese convenience store operator Lawson is opening a series of prefabricated micro-stores in China, that will save money on construction and offer a more flexible expansion strategy.
13/08/2020
Auchan Retail Portugal, one of Europe’s largest grocery retailers, and Trax, a provider of computer vision and analytics solutions for retail, have announced an agreement to deploy Trax’s suite of autonomous shelf monitoring solutions, including robots, across Auchan Retail’s entire grocery retail network .
13/08/2020
Sainsbury’s is trialling a virtual queuing system to test whether the technology will help customers stay safe, save time and shop conveniently in stores.
20/07/2020
Devon based Westaways Sausages has become the first meat producer in the UK to use a revolutionary food grade packaging material that will disintegrate naturally.
20/07/2020
Cennox has created a solution to help reduce the spread of COVID-19 by using UVC lighting beneath a flip lid to clean point-of-sale (POS) keypads.
16/07/2020
Take&Go is an unstaffed store concept set up as a test site for innovative retail solutions by its parent, Poznan-based technology company, Surge Cloud. Two stores were opened by the company in 2019, with plans to develop the 2.0 concept in 2020.
07/07/2020
Carrefour’s loyalty programme is now available in the Apple Wallet in France.
07/07/2020
27 examples of how technology is being used to enhance the food and CPG industry
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
Israeli startup Redefine Meat claims that it has created the world’s first plant-based steak using 3D printing technology.
06/07/2020
Walmart has shared more details on its cashier-free test in Fayetteville, USA.
23/06/2020
This report showcases five autonomous delivery examples from around the world that are helping deliver the goods during the pandemic and where next for autonomous technology...
15/06/2020
JD.com’s autonomous warehouses, powered by proprietary advanced supply chain technologies, allowed the ecommerce giant to respond quickly to uncertainties and fluctuations in product availability and consumer demands during the COVID-19 crisis. In this report, we explore how advanced technologies have enabled these warehouses to achieve maximum efficiency and accuracy on a massive scale.
11/06/2020
This report showcases technologies to help with social distancing at stores since the outbreak of COVID-19
05/06/2020
This report showcases six novel technologies to help with decontamination at stores since the outbreak of COVID-19.
27/04/2020
This report showcases the top 10 ‘Transformative Technology’ case studies that we have spotted within the food and CPG industry in quarter one of 2020
06/04/2020
Within this report we have selected our top 30 innovations from 2019. These innovations show how the industry is continuing to innovate and evolve to make shopping more convenient and relevant to shoppers.