Grocery Ecommerce on the Rise: Food Retailers and Tech Giants are Teaming Up

Grocery Ecommerce on the Rise: Food Retailers and Tech Giants are Teaming Up

French multinational retailer Carrefour just announced they will be partnering with Google. This makes Carrefour the first retailer in France to partner with Google and bring consumers a new online grocery shopping experience.

This is just the most recent in a slew of partnerships between traditional food retailers and tech companies as grocery ecommerce continues to ascend.

Let’s face it, we’re living in a time where everything is focused on convenience making online grocery shopping a perfect fit. But just how large is the grocery ecommerce market?

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Whiskey as a Service (WaaS) Hits San Francisco

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Pick your poison. Ours is whiskey. Every time. And now, San Francisco-based Lasso is making party planning way easier with its delivery system. That's right: Whiskey as a Service (WaaS) is now a thing. Hello, 2013/2014!

The delivery service, which includes items like wine, cheese, high-end meat and booze, can be at your door in just a few hours.

But this isn’t anything new to the Bay Area: Instacart, a grocery delivery service, has recently re-upped its offerings with booze. So, which service packs more punch? How do prices and options stack up? Read More