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Automotive Amazon Prime Shoppers Can Receive Deliveries Straight To Their Garage

The mega online retailer's Key for Garage feature lets Prime customers link their account with MyQ's garage security technology to safely let in Amazon deliveries

Analysis Interview: How Fashion E-Tailer And Recommendation Platform Suggesty Is Enabling Next-Generation International Commerce

Using a hybrid strategy of human-driven and AI curation, Suggesty offers global customers access to lesser-known international designers while enabling lower-than-market prices and premium quality

Fashion & Apparel River Island Deploys Machine Learning To Align Stock With Customer Demand

The U.K. fast-fashion brand is partnering with retail tech co Nextail to introduce product inventory software aimed at better predicting what inventory will be in demand, part of its digital overhaul

Delivery & Logistics Walgreens Stores Partner With Narvar To Provide Package Retrieval And Return

The pharmacy is further expanding its brick-and-mortar services to offer store customers package pick up and delivery at 8,000 locations

Food & Beverage Nestle Integrates IBM Food Trust Blockchain To Offer Carrefour Shoppers Transparency

The brand's blockchain-backed QR code packaging lets Carrefour customers look at details like when and where ingredients were sourced, in response to demands for transparency

Post Purchase Service & Support DHL Ecommerce Platform Connects Global Retailers To African Markets

DHL created an ecommerce app called DHL Africa eShop that lets global retailers sell merchandise in Africa’s various consumer markets

Merchandising & Curation Zappos Retail Outlet Doubles As Fulfillment Center

The shoe and apparel retailer abandoned its outlet brand in favor of opening a location that elevates the warehouse and blends it with the traditional store

Features Op-Ed: Why History Holds The Secret To The Future Of Retail

The associate strategy director at Critical Mass on the experience design strategies that help retailers like Amazon turn novelty into the norm

Consumer Goods Walmart Expands In-Store Tech To Assist Employees With Menial Tasks

The big box retailer is rolling out robots and other tech to help employees with repetitive jobs like cleaning floors and sorting inventory, leaving more time for customer assistance

Loyalty & Membership How Beverage Brands Like Loop Drive Loyalty With Subscription Services

Ship-to-home subscription programs add convenience to the beverage purchasing experience, from wine clubs to reusable packaging

Beauty Coachella Attendees Can Shop Their Festival Necessities On Amazon Storefront

The etailer launched a digital storefront designed to function as a one-stop-shop for attendees' festival needs, aligning with younger consumers through occasion-based marketing

Grocery, Convenience & Supermarket Food Lion Grocery Implements AI To Optimize Food Supply Ordering

The supermarket chain's food ordering system will utilize artificial intelligence in order to better meet customer needs, aggregating demand across thousands of stores

Retail Amazon Shoppers Can Return Items Unpackaged At Designated Whole Foods Desk

Amazon is testing shipping and receiving desks at Whole Foods locations to increase its flexibility and convenience for customers

Brand Activation & Immersion Office Depot & Alibaba Offer U.S. Business Owners Global Market Access

The office supply brand's platform on the etailer's site aims to leverage the former's capabilities and localized connections with the latter's global reach, helping SME's better tap China's ecommerce market