As chief digital officer for Subway restaurants, DG's new CIO had created an innovative digital marketing platform and point-of-sale system.
The Prime Wardrobe subscription service offers shoppers more than a million items from Amazon's private labels as well as from national brands.
While Amazon was disrupting the U.S. grocery market, Walmart was beefing up its fashion portfolio with the acquisition of Bonobos.
Despite the many sales that showrooming has afforded Amazon throughout the years, the retailer surely doesn't want to become a victim going forward.
For the latest quarter, Kroger's own brand penetration came in at 28% of total units sold and 25.6% of sales dollars, excluding fuel and pharmacy.
Currently, Whole Foods possesses a 2.7% market share of the $611.9 billion supermarket industry, according to IBISWorld.
According to the FMI Trends findings, overall shopper ratings of how well stores are meeting their needs favor those retail channels that lead in transparency.
The first 100 customers to arrive at each location on June 15 received a wooden coin for a chance to win up to $100 in Lidl gift cards, the company stated.
While consumers are taking more trips across most retail channels, deep discount grocery is seeing some of the largest increases in shopper activity.
This collaboration between a chef of Tim Love's caliber and a major travel center network marks the first of its kind, Pilot Flying J noted in its announcement of the deal.