News and analysis about retail supply chain management and logistics issues.
Walgreens is officially in flight with a pilot of on-demand drone deliveries in Virginia.
Sally Beauty Holdings Inc. is focusing on a broad-based operational upgrade in North Texas.
A new study from JDA indicates that retailer investments in leading-edge logistics technology are not universal.
Without exception, every major grocer today is focused on improving the customer experience in one way or another.
BJ’s Wholesale Club is offering same-day delivery of beer, wine and spirits in six states.
Walmart is now bringing groceries right to customer fridges in select markets.
FedEx is expanding its delivery of oversized e-commerce purchases.
An on-demand delivery platform is opening a shared commissary kitchen.
An online grocer is providing access to products ordinarily only available via subscription.
Amazon is opening its first fulfillment center in Idaho.
Macy’s is focusing on its brick-and-mortar experience as part of a broader omnichannel effort.
Customers making digital purchases from the revamped Toys “R” Us will receive their products courtesy of Target.
In time for the holidays, Walgreens stores will become hubs for returns of online purchases.
REI Co-op is attempting to broaden its online assortment.
Shoppers at Michaels Stores have a new omnichannel activity to pursue.
Walmart is not ceding drone-based delivery innovation to rivals.
Smokers will soon need to find an alternative to their local Schnucks store.
Food Lion is expanding its “Food Lion To-Go” service in four states.
A regional mid-Atlantic grocer is offering its own paid unlimited delivery service.
Walmart has extended its training efforts to the fast-growing supply chain field.
The Container Store is upgrading its home delivery offering with help from a third-party platform.
Walgreens customers in two New York City boroughs no longer have to leave home.
UPS reportedly has reached an historic milestone in drone delivery.
The e-tailer’s latest supply chain facility is slated for Illinois.
Meijer is supporting same-day pickup and delivery with microfulfillment technology.
The e-commerce platform for independent grocers now offers a same-day delivery program.