When it comes to produce, the fresh vs. frozen debate has been going on for years. However, a new study in the Journal of Food Composition and Analysis has revealed interesting results. It seems fresh fruits and vegetables may not worthy of the pedestal we have put them...
As many as 77 percent of consumers rely on a mobile device when shopping in-store, significantly more than the 35 percent who prefer to speak to a sales associate when they have questions about a product. According to a study by Salsify, the need for informed product content...
Grocery stores could be making headway in their ongoing battle for food market share against Walmart and Costco in Canada, according to a new industry report. Although the two retail giants registered growth in Canada through...
A recent Harris Poll revealed that 25 percent of adults purchased a meal kit in 2016 and 70 percent of meal kit purchasers have continued to buy them, according to Own Brands Now. The top reasons for purchasing meal kits, according to the study, were saving time on meal...
The retail industry prides itself on its heritage. Department stores like Sears and Macy’s were founded just before the turn of the 20th century and have both weathered the tests of time, despite challenges brought on by economic downturns and transformative technologies...
Nobody knows what the future holds, but that has never stopped anyone trying to predict it. It’s a game countless US retailers are engaged in right now, while their industry shudders under the pressures of e-commerce, an overabundance...
Artificial intelligence is being touted as a tool for addressing some of humanity's most pressing problems, including climate change and cancer. But starting this week, you can put it to work for something a little more prosaic: Ordering a hoagie.
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