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  1. Yesway Completes Acquisition Of Allsup's Convenience Stores
    11/19/2019

    Yesway, one of the fastest growing convenience store retailers in the United States, today announced that it has completed its acquisition of Allsup's Convenience Stores, a 304-store regional chain based in Clovis, New Mexico, that has been serving as a cornerstone in each of its local communities for over 60 years

  2. Voice Your 7NOW® Order
    11/18/2019

    "Hey, Alexa! OK, Google! I want a Slurpee drink. Open 7NOW." 7-Eleven, Inc. continues to redefine convenience retailing with the launch of 7Voice, which allows customers to place an order through its 7NOW® delivery app via the voice-controlled Google Home and Amazon Echo systems

  3. The First Grocery Store Featuring Payment By Facial Recognition Is Here
    11/14/2019

    CaixaBank, Nestle Market and the Payment Innovation Hub have launched the first facial recognition payment system in a business in Spain. It is a system that enables customers to pay for purchases solely using their face, without the need to use a physical payment method, such as a bank card, phone or cash

  4. Kroger And Ocado Bringing 6th High-Tech Customer Fulfillment Center To Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin
    11/14/2019

    The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR), America's favorite grocer, and Ocado (LSE: OCDO), one of the world's largest dedicated online grocery retailers, today announced Pleasant Prairie, WI, as the sixth location for a Customer Fulfillment Center (CFC)

  5. Hey Siri, Add To Walmart: Introducing A New Shortcut For Online Grocery
    11/11/2019

    Earlier this year we announced a new way to make Online Grocery shopping even easier for customers – Walmart Voice Order – a service that gives customers the option to add items to their Walmart Online Grocery Cart by simply saying the words

  6. Southeastern Grocers Expands E-Commerce To Louisiana With Online Marketplace Partnerships
    11/6/2019

    Today, Southeastern Grocers (SEG), parent company of BI-LO, Fresco y Más, Harveys Supermarket and Winn-Dixie grocery stores, announces an expansion of e-commerce shopping technologies to include online ordering and grocery delivery service for Louisiana customers in partnership with online grocery marketplace leaders Instacart and Shipt.

  7. Save A Lot To Offer Customers Amazon Services In Store
    11/4/2019

    In an effort to bring more convenience and choice to its customers, Save A Lot, a U.S. discount grocery store delivering high quality foods at great value, announced today the rollout of new services that will enable shoppers to pay for and pick up Amazon.com packages in stores

  8. Locai Unveils 'CookIt', An AI Meal Planning Solution, With A Pilot In Connecticut ShopRite Stores
    11/1/2019

    CookIt, which combines customized menu planning and food shopping with one click, launched with a pilot under the ShopRite banner at shoprite.com and will roll out under The Fresh Grocer banner at thefreshgrocer.com later this year.

  9. Smart & Final Selects Mercatus Platform To Power New Online Shopping Experiences For Consumers And Businesses
    10/30/2019

    Smart & Final, the smaller, faster grocery warehouse store for household and business customers, announces the launch of two customized online shopping portals at SmartandFinal.com and Business.SmartandFinal.com.

  10. Sobeys Pilots Smart Cart, The First Intelligent Grocery Shopping Cart
    10/23/2019

    Sobeys is bringing the first intelligent shopping cart to Canadian grocery stores with the launch of the Sobeys Smart Cart, an innovative technology-enhanced shopping cart that provides customers with a highly-engaging, fun and fast way to shop