As Walmart continues to expand its grocery delivery services, the company is now testing a new last-mile delivery pilot, Spark Delivery, exploring an additional way to get groceries from their stores to customers’ front doors.
Kroger and Nuro have selected Scottsdale, Arizona, as the city for their self-driving grocery delivery pilot program.
Amazon and Whole Foods Market continue to launch Prime Now delivery services to new markets for the supermarket retailer.
Giant Food Stores, a division of Ahold Delhaize, said it is investing $22 million in Pennsylvania’s Lancaster County, which includes launching a new e‐commerce hub at its former North Reservoir Street location, remodel completions at four stores, lower prices across its stores, and the opening of a new fuel station.
Kroger has partnered with Nuro to test an on-road, fully autonomous grocery delivery program.
Amazon.com will offer its Prime members special savings at all Whole Foods Market and Whole Foods Market 365 stores nationwide beginning on June 27.
Omnichannel consultant and services provider Radial has conducted a study, “The Everyday Essentials of Successful E-commerce Fulfillment,” which highlights some dissatisfaction with delivery services.