Retail Supply Chain News

  1. Walgreens Will Be First Retailer In U.S. To Test On-Demand Drone Delivery Service With Wing
    9/19/2019

    Walgreens and Wing, a member of the Alphabet family of companies, are partnering on an industry first that will offer unparalleled speed and convenience of “store to door” delivery of health and wellness, food and beverage and convenience items – via state-of-the-art drone technology – in minutes.

  2. Shop On Amazon, Pay In Cash
    9/18/2019

    Amazon is making it even easier for customers to pay with cash. Amazon PayCode, already available in 19 countries around the world, launches recently in the U.S. and allows customers to choose Amazon PayCode at checkout and then pay for their purchase in cash at one of 15,000 Western Union locations.

  3. Kal Tire Chooses Quinyx As Its Workforce Management Provider
    9/17/2019

    Quinyx, a leader in workforce management solutions, is pleased to announce a new partnership with Kal Tire, Canada's largest independent tire dealer.

  4. Stein Mart Launches ‘Buy Online, Pick Up In Store’ At All Locations
    9/17/2019

    Stein Mart (NASDAQ: SMRT) today announced its Buy Online, Pick Up in Store service (“BOPIS”), offering customers the option to conveniently pick up most merchandise purchased on SteinMart.com at a store of their choice.

  5. Meijer Expands Shop & Scan Technology To All Stores
    9/17/2019

    Midwestern retailer Meijer completed a 15-month initiative to offer the Shop & Scan technology at all its stores across the Midwest, rolling out the advanced checkout option to 44 stores throughout Southeastern Michigan today.

  6. Trigo Raises $22M A Round To Enable More Grocery Retailers To Battle Amazon Go
    9/16/2019

    Trigo, a computer-vision company providing checkout-free systems to grocery retailers, announced today that it raised $22 million in an A Round.

  7. Associated Wholesale Grocers Announces Partnership With Retail Software Solutions Group
    9/16/2019

    Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc. (AWG) announced today it has established a preferred partnership with Retail Software Solutions Group (RSSG), a solutions provider to independent retailers.

  8. News America Marketing Launches Next Generation Of In-Store Media With Key Retailer Partners
    9/12/2019

    News America Marketing (NAM), the premier marketing partner of some of the world’s most well-known brands, recently announced the launch of its digital in-store media network, the next generation of in-store marketing.

  9. Giant Tiger Turns To Mercatus To Power New Mobile Experience
    9/12/2019

    Mercatus, a leading provider in digital commerce solutions for grocery and other retail verticals, recently announced that it has partnered with Giant Tiger Stores Limited (“Giant Tiger”), the leading Canadian discount retailer, to power the retailer’s new mobile app.

  10. Kroger And Ocado Name Dallas Location Of Fifth High-Tech Customer Fulfillment Center
    9/12/2019

    The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR), America's largest grocery retailer, and Ocado (LSE: OCDO), one of the world's largest dedicated online grocery retailers, today announced Dallas, Texas, as the fifth location for a Customer Fulfillment Center (CFC).