Grocery store

Swiftly’s technology taps into that online shopping experience to make shopping at a brick-and-mortar store just as engaging and easy.

Retail tech startup Swiftly valued at $1B after bagging another $100M

This is Misfits Market’s first acquisition and is particularly fitting, given the online grocery environment over the past few years.

Online grocery company Misfits Market to acquire Imperfect Foods

The number of global retailers, department stores and supermarkets operating in Pakistan is increasing, which spells convenience for consumers, but trouble for kiryanas, or small general stores. According to a…

SnappRetail helps Pakistan’s kiryanas compete against supermarkets

Walmart’s last-mile delivery service business, Walmart GoLocal, has topped 1 million deliveries in its first year, the retailer today revealed. The company offered a brief update on the state of…

Walmart’s last-mile delivery service, Walmart GoLocal, tops 1M deliveries in year one

Positive Food is going after the $34 billion fresh prepared foods market with its take on salads, heat-and-eat prepared meals and vegan overnight oats.

Nothing negative about Positive Food’s meal expansion plan after $7M investment

Technology advancements in recent years are giving startups a shot at providing grocery stores with e-commerce-like features in a brick-and-mortar setting.

The grocery industry’s shopping list: Inventory management, frictionless checkout, computer vision

While Prime Day deals flood our notifications, the retail team at Amazon announced a revamped Dash Cart with new conveniences and technology upgrades for shoppers to further enjoy the excitement…

Amazon gives Dash Cart a makeover and brings the shopping tech to Whole Foods

The company’s U.S. operations accounted for about 5% of the grocery delivery startup’s overall business.

JOKR leaving US, ‘for now,’ to focus on LatAm

The company’s Grocery TV provides a way for brands and retailers to leverage digital advertising at checkout.

Clerk bags new capital to improve in-store grocery shopping experience

Founder and CEO Ralf Wenzel, discussed, according to him, why his company’s grocery delivery model is doing better than most.

Here’s how JOKR became gross-profit positive amid a cutthroat grocery delivery industry

Justo enables customers in Latin America to buy groceries directly from its website or app and get them delivered to their location of choice.

Jüsto grabs new capital as it expands grocery delivery in Brazil, Peru

Swiftly provides the technology tools that democratize the technology lead, enjoyed by Amazon and Walmart, to the rest of the industry.

Swiftly quickly gets brick-and-mortar stores set up to cater to online customers

The inspiration for Brazil-based Trela came from a person buying food for their neighbors directly from suppliers rather than the grocery store.

Zapt is now Trela; aims to remove the middleman from group food shopping

Amazon’s physical retail business is suffering a major blow as the company today confirmed to Reuters it will close 68 brick-and-mortar retail stores across the U.S. and U.K. This includes…

Amazon to close 68 physical retail locations, including Amazon Books and 4-star stores

Even small changes made by individuals to reduce plastic waste can add up to a big positive impact on the environment, founder and CEO Zuleyka Strasner said.

No plastic clamshells here: Zero Grocery aims to eliminate unnecessary plastic in grocery delivery

Lula helps convenience stores, pharmacies and consumer packaged goods brands use its zero-commission tools to establish a second sales channel and third-party delivery companies.

Lula’s delivery tool gives convenience stores, pharmacies second sales channel

Woflow’s data structuring platform powers some of our favorite food delivery apps so the next time you ask for “no bun,” you actually get what you order.

Woflow structures merchant data so food ordering can be more accurate

The mobile grocery app automates the supply chain, enabling customers to choose over 5,000 products delivered via a network of micro-fulfillment centers in less than two hours. 

Calii bags $22.5M to build Latin America’s grocery shopping future

The grocery store and bistro offer over 1,000 locally-sourced, healthy food products, including produce, meats, baked goods, dairy and prepared meals.

Nourish + Bloom Market, first Black-owned, autonomous grocery, opens in Atlanta

HomeValet, a D.C. Metro area-based startup that has developed a temperature-controlled smart box for grocery deliveries, is now releasing its smart home product to the public and expanding its partnership…

HomeValet launches its $499 Smart Box to keep your grocery deliveries cold and packages secure

Walmart is expanding its service that will deliver your groceries directly to your refrigerator, the company announced today. First launched in fall 2019, Walmart’s InHome delivery service, as it’s called,…

Walmart to expand InHome grocery delivery to 30 million US households in 2022

Within the past two years, Full Harvest’s impact on keeping food out of landfills grew five times, prompting the company to seek out additional capital to keep the momentum going.

Full Harvest targets food waste by finding homes for imperfect, surplus produce

The trend that is instant grocery delivery — online ordering of essentials with your purchases being delivered to you in under an hour — continues to proliferate across multiple markets,…

Voly raises $13M led by Sequoia to deliver instant groceries in Australia

Employing a dark store model is “virtually non-existent in Canada,” according to the company.

Tiggy ready to take on Canadian food delivery incumbents with 15-minute option

Instant grocery delivery continues to be a very frothy market, but today comes news of a major funding round for one player in it that investors believe will still be…

Flink, the Berlin-based instant grocery startup, is now valued at $2.85B after raising $750M in a round led by DoorDash

Clubbi launched in October 2020 with 24-hour delivery, no minimum order quantity and flexible payment terms. It is currently working with 1,000 grocery stores in Rio de Janeiro.

Supplier, grocer connector Clubbi secures $4.5M to expand in Brazil

Umamicart aims to be a one-stop shop for home cooks, offering staple products and pantry essentials, recipe inspirations and occasion-specific kits.

Umamicart bags $6M to deliver traditional Asian ingredients right to your home

The ordering system is specifically designed so food distributors can launch mobile apps and websites to accept orders and payments online.

Pepper brings in $16M, gets back to its roots of spicing up ordering experience for food distributors

Well that was quick. U.K.-based hyper fast grocery delivery startup Weezy — which only raised a pre-seed for its 15-minute delivery services of supermarket fare last year (after founding the…

Turkey’s instant grocery giant Getir grabs UK’s Weezy in latest delivery consolidation

Berlin-based Yababa only started its same-day grocery delivery business this summer, selling products geared toward the tastes of the capital’s sizeable Turkish and Arabic communities shortly afterward, but in a…

Berlin’s Yababa snags $15.5M to scale a multicultural grocery delivery biz across Europe