Sainsbury's is trialling a new 'scan, pay and go' smartphone payment system at its Clapham store in the UK, wh...
The 7-Eleven Group has bought a majority stake Australian alcohol delivery start-up Tipple as it aims to meet...
Fonterra has entered the Indian dairy market by partnering with Indian consumer goods company Future Consumer...
Amazon has launched a new grocery pick-up service at Whole Foods Market stores, which will allow Amazon Prime...
Mitsubishi Corporation aims to further expand in the food sector through the purchase of an 80% stake in Japan...
Thai dairy company Nutridor has formed a new partnership that will see it introduce its Abevia Gold sweetened...
Tesco and Carrefour have joined forces to buy products over the next three years in an effort to boost profitability in the face of heightened competition. Read more
UK retailer Tesco has begun to trial a checkout-free, app-based mobile payment system, which will allow consumers to scan products while they walk around stores and pay online. Read more
Kroger has partnered with autonomous vehicle manufacturer Nuro to trial an autonomous grocery delivery service in the US, which will begin later this year. Read more
Custom unveils an augmented reality vending solution which gives operators the power to change prices across their vending portfolio simultaneously. Read more
UK craft soda brand Dalston’s has switched from shrink-wrap to cardboard packaging for all its multipacks, helping save on plastics. Read more
Walmart has inaugurated a new dairy processing plant in the US state of Indiana – the retailer's first foray into food production. Read more
Supermarkets must work with their suppliers to meet ambitious targets on sugar reduction and reformulation, writes James Butcher. Read more
German retailer Lidl has inaugurated a new €55m distribution centre in Nova Pazova, Serbia, as the company prepares to open its first stores in the country. Read more
The CEOs of Sainsbury's and ASDA will be questioned by a British parliamentary committee, amid concerns their merger could negatively impact suppliers. Read more
French retailer Carrefour and Google have agreed an e-commerce partnership, which will make Carrefour groceries available through Google's French shopping website from 2019. Read more
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