Amazon vs Walmart: Who Will Bag the Victory in the Grocery Aisle?

Source: Walmart, best known for offering products at wallet-friendly prices through its extensive network of physical stores, is setting records this month, driven by the success of its grocery offerings that continue to attract shoppers. Meanwhile, Amazon isn’t satisfied with its penetration of the grocery sector and is extending [...]

2023-11-13T16:32:05-08:00November 10th, 2023|Tags: , |

Why Walmart is trouncing Amazon in the grocery wars

By Brett Ryder Source: The Economist When Amazon announced the $13.7bn acquisition of Whole Foods Market in 2017, it followed some oddball attempts to strengthen its grocery business, some conceived by Jeff Bezos himself. One was to develop an “ice-cream truck for adults”, driving into neighbourhoods with lights flashing and [...]

2023-07-26T23:48:51-07:00July 26th, 2023|Tags: , |

Supermarkets surpass Amazon in online food shopping satisfaction study

Source: Supermarket News The Feedback Group, which provides actionable stakeholder feedback, released findings from new national research conducted with 1,000 online food shoppers about their experience shopping for food and groceries. Supermarkets topped the list with an impressive overall satisfaction rating of 4.40 on a five-point scale. Amazon followed closely behind [...]

2023-05-12T15:49:56-07:00May 11th, 2023|Tags: , |

Amazon drivers join Teamsters union, reach agreement in historic victory

Source: In a historic first, Amazon drivers and dispatchers in Palmdale, Calif., have joined the International Brotherhood of Teamsters and reached a strong tentative agreement containing a multitude of workplace improvements. “Amazon workers are joining the Teamsters to demand more from this company, including good wages, safe working conditions, [...]

2023-04-26T19:00:41-07:00April 24th, 2023|Tags: , , |
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