Tag "omnichannel"

Albert Heijn Launches ‘Omnichannel’ Subscription Service

Dutch retailer Albert Heijn has introduced an ‘omnichannel’ subscription service for customers – ‘Mijn Albert Heijn Premium’ – which it claims is a first among supermarkets in the country. The...

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The future of the packaging industry

Will the unprecedented growth in e-commerce sectors continue beyond the pandemic? Whatever the ‘next normal’ will look like, new expectations will have to be integrated into the next e-commerce packaging....

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Magazin: Wholesalers: A smooth sea never made a skilled sailor

They supply consumers with products around the world. They represent the strongest link in the supply chain. They are the ones who take stand behind the stage to make consumers...

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Walgreens rolls out 2-hour delivery nationwide

Walgreens announced on 4. May that it has launched contactless delivery in under two hours nationwide. Customers nationwide are now able to order more than 24,000 items directly from Walgreens for Same...

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Amazon develops private label brands

Amazon has unveiled Aplenty, a new private label food brand set to eventually include hundreds of products across a variety of center store categories. Amazon is expanding its lineup of...

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Walmart transforming four locations into omnichannel test stores

Walmart will be testing new ways to operate and help its employees better serve online and in-store customers alike in four designated locations. The discount giant has identified four stores...

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Carvana brings ‘car vending machine’ to the Motor City

Detroit need not panic, the city’s new brick-and-glass structure is simply an automated fulfillment center for online car purchases. Carvana is opening a “car vending machine” in Novi, Michigan, a...

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Carrefour Poland introduces Click & Collect service for groceries

Customers of Carrefour Poland may also opt for click&collect service when placing a grocery order on carrefour.pl site. The orders are picked by the staff of the store selected from...

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Wholesalers: A guide to surviving the recession

In wholesale the key to success is harmony. Distributors working in this industry must cooperate closely with front-office systems. This type of cooperation makes a thorough analysis of consumer data...

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Magazine: Changing market environment and new trends in FMCG retail

Efficiency creates a competitive advantage for retailers, with the focus shifting to flexible supply systems, third-party home delivery and international purchasing cooperations. Experience and self-expression are becoming more important for...

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Supermarket ‘dark stores’ dealing with online-only orders are “the future model of grocery in the UK”

UK supermarkets are increasingly converting shop floor space into areas for online order fulfilment in their largest branches as rents continue to rise. ‘Dark stores’, areas attached to supermarkets which...

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Everything, no matter from where

On 14 October Ecommerce Hungary organised a conference on mobile apps. Because of the digitalisation and mobile first trends, today’s shopping habits are characterised by the ‘buying everything, no matter...

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Magazine: Hungarians are now doing their daily shopping in discount supermarkets too

Discount supermarkets continue their conquest in 2019. What is more, the process has reached a new phase in European markets: these stores are transforming into some kind of service provider,...

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Loyalty building as part of an omnichannel strategy

According to a study by SessionM – which referred to Retail Touchpoints – from 2017, in the last 4 years consumers have been losing interest in traditional loyalty programmes. eMarketer reported...

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AMAZON – reloaded

Amazon’s shares are worth the most in the stock market and the following three case studies prove that one of Amazon’s strengths is innovation. 1. Amazon is buying old post...

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