Coffee cups are looking half-full rather than empty, thanks to Sainsbury’s. The retailer has recently teamed up with coffee pod manufacturer Dualit and On-Pack Recycling Label Ltd (OPRL Ltd) to prove that despite popular misconceptions and confusion, aluminum coffee pods can be recycled at home, provided they are empty of coffee grinds. Until now, it’s […]
The MPB Innovation Summit begins tomorrow September 22, 2021. The live virtual event will feature more than 20 presentations on the role of innovation in the Private Brand /Private Label / Store Brand industry. Senior executive speakers include Kroger, CVS Health, Whole Foods, Walgreens, Party City, Petsmart, Boxed, and more. To encourage the entire private […]
ARLINGTON, Va. – The Food Industry Association (FMI) is out with a report that examines how traditional grocery business cycles are being upended by pandemic-fueled changes in consumer behaviors. “The Food Industry Speaks 2021” tells the story of the food retail industry’s resilience and transformation in 2020, and identifies how the landscape continues to shift, […]
MANCHESTER, Conn. – The ADUSA Supply Chain network today announced the opening of its newest distribution center here, a 1 million-square-foot, state-of-the-art facility that will receive, select and transport 88 million cases of nonperishable grocery products annually for more than 450 Stop & Shop stores and e-commerce centers. The facility also includes a state-of-the-art technology […]
Loyalty takes center-stage with WitsNotes Volume 3: Title: The Tipping Point of Loyalty (2021) Author: Upside Topic(s): Loyalty, Retail Length: 66 pages RetailWit Summary: 2 pages The Summary: The value of a loyal customer has increased—for retailers, the top loyal customers are worth up to 27x of revenue versus your non-loyals. And, shoppers are less […]
Snacking brand Whitworths is set to launch a new TV advert later this month. The advert looks to “highlight the breadth of the brand’s product range” and “promote healthier snacking”, supported by in-store and online promotional plans. Phil Gowland, commercial director at Whitworths, said: “We’ve increased our brand investment by seven times year on year to […]
The MPB Innovation Summit begins in a little more than 2 days! September 22 -23, 2021. The live virtual event will feature more than 20 presentations on the role of innovation in the Private Brand /Private Label / Store Brand industry. Senior executive speakers include Kroger, CVS Health, Whole Foods, Walgreens, Party City, Petsmart, Boxed, […]
Jiffy, one of the UK’s leading ultra-rapid grocery delivery companies has announced it is releasing its own brand of fresh produce. The move, which is the first by any rapid-delivery… The post Jiffy launches own-branded fresh produce in industry first appeared first on Latest Retail Technology News From Across The Globe – Charged.
We’re pleased to announce QVALON as sponsor of the Overall Winner category at our 2021 retail technology awards. QVALON, which is also sponsoring the Most Innovative UK retailer and Most Innovative Global Retailer categories, is a cloud-based mobile solution designed to manage, monitor, and maximise retail operations. The system ensures a uniform execution of operational […]
NEW YORK – One year since the launch of Walmart+, the retailer’s membership program is growing faster than expected and has reached an “inflection” point, with an estimated 32 million U.S. subscribers, according to a note out this week from Krisztina Katai, an equity research analyst at Deutsche Bank. Katai cites results from a consumer […]
Amazon employees have criticised the company’s grocery service, calling it “subpar” meanwhile calling out the “bureaucratic” culture, according to Business Insider. The comments were made during an all-hands meeting whereby… The post Amazon employees condemn the company’s “subpar” grocery service appeared first on Latest Retail Technology News From Across The Globe – Charged.