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How FreshDirect delivers 100,000 grocery orders across NYC each week

With stay-at-home orders in place in New York City beginning in March, e-grocer FreshDirect saw an unprecedented spike in demand for online grocery deliveries. The company now packs and delivers 100,000 grocery boxes each week, cutting out about three steps from the normal grocery-store supply chain. Business Insider visited FreshDirect’s […]
How FreshDirect delivers 100,000 grocery orders across NYC each week
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Shoppers who use food stamps are turning to Amazon to buy groceries online during the pandemic, and it could help the company win business away from Walmart

Shoppers who use food stamps are increasingly turning to Amazon to buy groceries online during the pandemic. Over 1 million US households bought groceries online in September using Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program benefits, with the majority of that shopping taking place at Amazon and Walmart, according to Bloomberg. The rise […]
Shoppers who use food stamps are turning to Amazon to buy groceries online during the pandemic, and it could help the company win business away from Walmart
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People are returning to more normal shopping habits, according to the huge UK online grocer which had 8,000 people queueing for delivery slots when lockdown started

Major UK online retailer Ocado says “more normal” shopping habits are returning among British consumers. The firm’s CEO said it is “facing quite a different challenge to many, as we scale up Ocado.com to play its part in feeding the nation.” Ocado was briefly forced to suspend its service in […]
People are returning to more normal shopping habits, according to the huge UK online grocer which had 8,000 people queueing for delivery slots when lockdown started