Walgreens Boots Alliance and Microsoft Corp. have joined forces to develop new health care delivery models, technology and retail innovations to advance and improve the future of health care, the companies said.
Ahold Delhaize has appointed Farhan Siddiqi as chief digital officer and member of the executive committee, effective January 28.
Kroger and Microsoft are partnering on the development of a new pilot program that is being touted by both companies as a connected store experience.
As smart home products continue to gain shelf space at retail, consumers are looking for items that are practical and provide efficient solutions for completing chores around the home, a recent survey by Whirlpool Corporation found.
Office Depot is now a certified installation partner for Google and Nest smart home devices. Through the new service, customers can not only buy their Google Home Minis and Nest cameras, thermostats and more from Office Depot, they can also have them installed and connected to their other smart home devices as well.
Twin Star Home has introduced virtual reality content to its website twinstarhome.com to boost its online consumer engagement.
Mastrad’s Meat It Smart Cooking Thermometer has been named a CES 2019 Innovation Award honoree in the smart home product category. CES 2019 is scheduled to be held January 8 to 11, 2019, in Las Vegas.
Qurate Retail Group is rolling out several programs that company officials said build on its history in video, digital and social e-commerce.
Ankomn, a company that markets new technology and ideas for the home essentials sector, has introduced Turn-N-Seal containers, a product line that features patented technology that generates a simple-to-activate vacuum seal.
On Tuesday, October 16, Walmart held its annual Investment Community Meeting, where executives emphasized Walmart’s leadership in technology innovation initiatives. The Shop the Room function that Walmart.com introduced in the online home department is one example of how the company has been evolving.
At a Demo Day event in Minneapolis, Target noted that half of the retail-focused startups that participate in its retail accelerator program have entered formal agreements to test and pilot their products and services with the company.