Albertsons and venture capital firm Greycroft have created an investment fund, of up to $50 million over time, that will invest in and aim to help grow emerging companies and technologies in the grocery channel.
Lidl’s entrance into the U.S. has been something more of an adventure than the company may have anticipated but it is making adjustments.
The July 23 issue of HOMEWORLD BUSINESS® features the 19th annual Impact Merchants special report. Housewares suppliers, representing the categories that HomeWorld covers, once again were asked to nominate buyers and merchandisers believed to have made a significant impact during the past year.
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.