Invafresh Hires Doug Iverson as New CRO to Drive Global Market Growth of its Platform

June 18, 2021 Invafresh

Invafresh, the market leader in Freshology for the fresh food retail industry, has hired Doug Iverson to the newly created role of Chief Revenue Officer. Doug will be in charge of scaling Invafresh to meet the challenges of the fresh food retail technology evolution occurring globally.

Walmart Invests in DroneUp, the Nationwide On-Demand Drone Delivery Provider

June 18, 2021 Walmart

“In our ongoing effort to get customers the items they want, and fast, we know it will take a well-coordinated network of delivery solutions that span the streets, sidewalks and skies. Some of these solutions are still emerging but they’re already showing encouraging results.”

Stater Bros. Selects Mercatus’ Integrated Commerce to Power Retailer’s New Online Grocery Channel

June 18, 2021 Mercatus

Mercatus, a leading provider of grocery eCommerce solutions, today announced that it will work with Stater Bros. Markets to expand the grocer’s digital grocery presence with a retailer-branded and -controlled online shopping experience that will scale with its business.

Albertsons Companies Names Jennifer Saenz EVP, Chief Merchandising Officer

June 17, 2021 Albertsons Companies

Albertsons Companies (NYSE: ACI) today announced that Jennifer Saenz will join the Company as EVP, Chief Merchandising Officer effective July 12th, 2021. Saenz will be responsible for all areas of merchandising within the Company, including Own Brands. Saenz will also be responsible for further strengthening the Company’s relationships with its brand partners.

Instacart Announces New $1 Million Advertising Initiative to Support Black-owned Brands on the Instacart Marketplace

June 17, 2021 Instacart

Instacart announced a new advertising initiative, committing up to $1 million to amplify Black-owned consumer packaged goods (CPG) brands within the Instacart marketplace.