Cincinnati.com is reporting that Kroger has begun piloting its smart shelf technology, “Digital Shelf Edge.” Accoding to Kroger’s VP research and development, “It has the potential to reinvent brick-and-mortar retailing. It brings the info-richness of the Internet to the sight, sounds, smells and touching of in-store shopping.” (Cincinnati.com)
The 7th president in Meijer's 81-year history hails from Columbus, Ohio and is a graduate of Ohio Northern University’s College of Pharmacy.
According to a new survey from digital promotion platform RetailMeNot, mobile app visits and transactions closed on desktop visits and transactions during the 2014 holiday season.
The long-rumored cuts were detailed in an internal memo with the subject line “a company positioned for the future,” that Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., President and CEO Doug McMillon distributed to the company’s home office employees on Friday.
As H&M rolls out its new line of beauty products, the Huffington Post is reporting that it might be able to give well-established beauty brands a run for their money. “Everything is priced under $25, and H&M definitely didn't hold back when it came to offering beauty products with rich pigments, long-lasting formulas and sophisticated packaging,“ the report said. “And it's all displayed atop sleek beauty stations that rival Sephora's, enticing beauty mavens and mavericks to touch, try and buy it all.” (Huffington Post)
The store, located in a $94 million mixed-use center in downtown Newark, delivers a major supermarket to a food desert, but it also aims to be a one-stop destination that brings much-needed categories to a diverse market.
See photos from the recent opening of ShopRite’s newest store in Newark, N.J.
Bartell and Oberto expect for their total contribution, to be presented to the hospital president by executives from both companies, to be around $25,000.
The National Retail Federation (NRF) and e-digital consultancy FitforCommerce are launching the Omnichannel Retail Index to help retailers benchmark against industry best practices.
Supervalu’s non-executive chairman Jerry Storch credits Duncan with turning the company around since he took over, repositioning the company’s three core business segments since he took the reigns in 2013.