Albertsons Adds Wedding Flowers to Its Online Offerings

With wedding season just around the corner, Albertsons Companies today announced they are offering customers an easy, affordable, and environmentally-friendly online option for purchasing fresh, hand-...

May 26, 2021

Survey Says: Walmart is the Preferred Brick-and-Mortar Grocery...

One area where Walmart is far ahead of Amazon is its popularity as a brick-and-mortar destination for grocery purchases. According to results of the Inmar Intelligence Price Inflation Survey, a leadi...

Chain Store Age
May 14, 2021

Safeway & Target Use Google Pay to Push Promotions
Finance - Online - Retail - Tech

Safeway and Target are working with Google to display weekly grocery discounts in the Google Pay mobile app, according to a blog post on Thursday by Josh Woodward, director of product management for t...

April 30, 2021

Albertsons & Google Launch Smart Shopping Partnership
Retail - Tech

Albertsons Companies, which began leveraging Google Business Messages to inform customers about vaccine availability earlier in March, is embarking on a multi-year partnership with Google to make shop...

Chain Store Age
March 30, 2021

Target Launches Grocery Brand Centered on Snacks & Sweet ...
CPG - Retail

Target announced on Tuesday that it's launching Favorite Day, a private label food and beverage line centered on snacks and sweet treats. Shoppers will be able to buy the new brand in-store and online...

March 9, 2021

Ready Nutrition Sports Drinks Launch in Stores
Beverages - Branding - Sponsorships

Products from Ready Nutrition, which makes protein-infused sports drinks, protein powder and snacks, are now available in select grocery stores. They’ll also appear in Albertsons in the spring and o...

February 24, 2021

Albertson’s testing new pick-up kiosks

The latest move furthers the grocery company’s efforts to expand its click-and-collect offerings, especially self-serve pickup, as online demand remains high. Cleveron’s 501 model grocery kiosks ...

January 7, 2021

Grocers start administering COVID-19 vaccines
Health & Beauty - Retail

Grocery chains including Albertsons, H-E-B, Hy-Vee and Walmart have started administering COVID-19 vaccines to high-priority recipients as the food-retailing industry gears up for a large-scale rollou...

January 5, 2021

Safeway shuns in-house drivers for gig workers
Retail - Tech

The grocery giant, which has used a mix of in-house and third-party drivers in the state in recent years, is making the move in response to the recent passage of Proposition 22. The law exempts third...

Retail Wire
January 5, 2021

2021 will be a critical year for supermarkets
CPG - Retail

They've benefited from one-stop shopping, but the same structural and competitive forces that rattled them pre-pandemic are still lurking. In a year full of changes, one of the most surprising migh...

Grocery Dive
December 28, 2020

GoPuff to start delivering at-home COVID-19 tests on demand

GoPuff, which fills orders from more than 200 fulfillment centers to serve 500 cities across 38 states and Washington, D.C., says it is the first company in the U.S. to offer instant delivery of at-ho...

December 22, 2020

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