Retail News

Image description Kroger utilizes video strips at the shelf

Kroger is completing the installation 2,200 Edge shelves throughout the center of the supermarket, including most aisles with dry goods. Today the tech features price tagging beneath the respective items, but future applications could include providing on-demand nutritional info, reports.

Image description

Walmart cuts jobs at HQ

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. 

Image description

Report: H&M Beauty off to strong start

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)