U.S. Online Grocery Shoppers Spend More but Struggle More Financially, According to dunnhumby’s New Consumer Data Tracker

June 28, 2022 dunnhumby

U.S. online grocery shoppers spend more, are less loyal and struggle more financially, according to the dunnhumby Consumer Trends Tracker released today. Omnichannel shoppers spend 1.5x more on groceries than in-store only shoppers but spread their dollars between up to 2x as many different retailers. In addition, households that shop online are 6% more likely to have skipped/cut the size of a meal for financial reasons and 10% more likely to have difficulty covering an unexpected expense.

State-of-the-Art Technology Helps Walmart Canada Court Downtown Toronto Online Customers

June 16, 2022 Walmart Canada

State-of-the-art technology inside a Walmart store in Scarborough is creating more availability, better selection and expanded delivery options for downtown Toronto’s online grocery customers.

FreshDirect Celebrates 20 Years at the Forefront of Grocery Innovation

May 23, 2022 FreshDirect

FreshDirect, the online grocery shopping pioneer and one of the leading grocery delivery services in the U.S., is celebrating 20 years of innovation, excellence, and convenience. Since its founding in 2002, the Bronx-based online grocer has remained a signature household staple for two decades and has established true connections with its loyal customers.

As Charlotte Delivery Volume Grows, Online Grocer Farmstead Kicks Off Discovery Campaign, Seeking to Expand Diversity of Suppliers

April 27, 2022 Farmstead

Farmstead, the first national online grocer to offer fresh, local fare plus national brands, delivered for free, at the same or better prices than local supermarkets, announced today the launch of its Charlotte Discovery Campaign, intended to help the company identify new, local suppliers and increase the diversity of its supplier community.

Fresh Street Launches Online Grocery Platform Focused on Affordable Convenience

March 28, 2022 Fresh Street

Fresh Street, a Chicago-based startup, is re-thinking the way people shop for groceries through the launch of its integrated online platform. Available via mobile app (iOS & Android) and desktop starting Friday, March 18th, Fresh Street will offer over 4,000 SKUs, including national and local favorites, for pickup within 30 minutes of order at their 6191 N. Lincoln Ave. location. By focusing solely on the online grocery shopper, the platform promises users no substitutions, no hidden or extra fees, and a focused assortment that enables users to avoid an in-person trip to the grocery store.