Grocers Look to New E-Commerce Solutions

VICTORIA CAMPISI | November 2, 2018

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As e-commerce contributes more and more to sales, grocers are turning to new models to get customers their groceries easier and faster than the competition. Back in May, we learned about how U.S. chain Kroger is partnering with the UK's Ocado. Ocado is an online grocery retailer known for using robots instead of people to process and pack orders reported Reuters (May 17). Kroger CEO Rodney McMullen called the partnership "transformative" and told Reuters how it would accelerate the company's efforts to give customers anything, anytime, anywhere. Currently, Kroger already offers an online grocery delivery service but orders are filled at individual stores and delivery is handled in-house and by third-party providers.

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