Cincinnati-based grocer Kroger will start selling online into China through a new partnership with Alibaba, testing some of its natural foods line first as it makes its first international move in the expanding grocery wars. See what else the company is up to, including its pilot of driverless delivery in Scottsdale, AZ and same-day delivery.
It’s hard to believe that the back-to-school shopping season has begun, but thanks in part to Amazon Prime Day being pushed up nearly a month this year, millions of consumers across the country are getting prepped for a brand new academic year. Here are top three considerations retailers should keep in mind to ensure satisfaction among all customers this back-to-school shopping season, from millennials to Gen X to in-store and mobile shoppers.
The ecommerce behemoth’s vast product range, easy shipping options, convenience, and speed mean that it has a stronghold on the ecommerce market. Even though it’s a competitor, you should still be selling on Amazon, as that’s where your customers are, but you can compete in your own way by offering a better customer experience, and by embracing the opportunities offered by other channels. Here is why you should should be selling on Google Shopping.