Kroger has partnered with Nuro to test an on-road, fully autonomous grocery delivery program.
Walmart is testing a smaller format retail concept from its Sam’s Club division, according to a recent report in the Dallas Morning News.
Walmart’s technology incubator, Store No. 8, has launched Jetblack, a new members-only conversational commerce shopping service that is said to combine the convenience of e-commerce with the customized attention of a personal assistant.
GfK, a research and analytics group, recently conducted an online survey of 1,000 U.S. consumers considering smart home products, which revealed a push towards do-it-yourself installation.
Hudson’s Bay has named Stephen Gold as chief technology and digital operations officer, effective immediately.
First Alert has launched the connected Onelink Safe & Sound smoke, fire and carbon monoxide detector with Alexa and Apple Home Kit integration. The alarm also features entertainment and lifestyle features such as connected audio functions.
In an effort to accelerate the furniture industry’s use of 3D imagery, Wayfair has launched Wayfair 3D University, touted by the retailer as the industry’s first comprehensive curriculum of 3D-modeling standards for home furnishings suppliers and manufacturers.