Articles by tag: grocery industry

From Home Delivery & Store Pickups to AI Integration: The Key to Embracing Ecommerce for Grocery Retailers

embracing ecommerce for grocery retailers

As the digital transformation reshapes every sector, the U.S. grocery industry stands at a crucial juncture. According to a recent study by Brick Meets Click & Mercatus, over the next five years, traditional grocery sales are expected to slow as ecommerce gains a larger slice of the market pie. This shift is driven by…

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CFO David Lee: Impossible Foods Reduces Wholesaler Prices 15% ‘Because We Can’

Even during an economic downturn amid uncertainty caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, Impossible Foods is thriving. After consistent growth over the last two years for Impossible Foods and other alternative protein companies, Impossible recently announced it would cut prices of its signature products for foodservice distributors in the U.S. The cut would be about…

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Cooler News: The State of Robotics in Grocery Markets

To get a clearer picture of technology innovations and solutions in robotics in the grocery delivery and fulfillment space, Cooler News tapped Joe McMenamin, Director of eCommerce at KPS Global, for some perspective. A major reason why this conversation is relevant today is the pandemic’s disruption in the grocery industry and the increasing need…

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Get Your Fix: The Evolving Role of the Facilities Manager in the Grocery Store Industry

In this second installment of a 3-part conversation on the pandemic’s effect on the grocery store industry, Arin Alexander, VP of Client Relations, Vixxo, and Michael Sutherland, VP of Solutions Architecture, Vixxo, focused on the evolution and changing role of the grocery store facilities manager. Alexander said the facility manager’s role at a store…

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Get Your Fix: Managing Costs While Maintaining the Customer Experience in the Grocery Store

In this third, and final installment of a conversation on the pandemic’s effect on the grocery store industry, Arin Alexander, VP of Client Relations, Vixxo, and Michael Sutherland, VP of Solutions Architecture, Vixxo, discussed the challenges of maintaining a great grocery shopping experience for the customer while reducing operational costs. In terms of planning…

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Get Your Fix: A Look at The Grocery Store Industry During the Pandemic

Arin Alexander, VP of Client Relations, Vixxo, and Michael Sutherland, VP of Solutions Architecture, Vixxo, talked about the myriad changes and challenges in the grocery industry related to the onset of COVID-19. This episode of Get Your Fix is the first installment of a 3-part podcast conversation. Delivering a satisfying customer experience while maintaining…

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Breaking the Cycle and Inspiring Others
July 23, 2024

Nowadays, the traditional path to education is being questioned more than ever and there are numerous stories that provide a beacon of hope for those considering alternative routes. As the number of adults without a high school diploma reaches nearly 22 million in the United States, the importance of understanding and embracing non-traditional education…

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Approaching Safety and Regulatory Compliance with Intent and Purpose
July 23, 2024

In this episode of School Safety Today by Raptor Technologies Michelle Dawn Mooney sat down with special guest, Carrie Mockler, the Vice President of Operations at PublicSchoolWORKS, a Raptor Technologies company. PublicSchoolWORKS is a fully automated, all-in-one learning management system for online training for school staff and a comprehensive risk management program. Key Takeaways: •…

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The Power of Self-Compassion in Leadership and Cognitive Diversity Can Transform Workplaces
July 23, 2024

Mental health and a sense of belonging are critical issues in today’s workplaces. So much that it is essential to practice self-compassion and form a better understanding of cognitive diversity. Leaders today must navigate the complexities of fostering connection and reducing isolation among their teams. Recent studies indicate that 40 percent of employees feel…

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Passion, Nature, and Fine Art Photography with Knox Kronenberg
July 23, 2024

In the ever-evolving world of fine art photography, capturing the intersection of the old and the new is both a challenge and an art form in itself. Knox Kronenberg, a prominent photographer based in Austin, Texas, embodies this intersection through his work, which uniquely blends historical elements with modern contexts. As technology advances and…

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