Iceland claims that over 300,000 plastic bottles have been recycled through reverse vending machines located at its stores since it launched a reverse vending trial last year. Read more
Instacart has announced that it will introduce its Instacart Pickup click-and-collect grocery pickup service nationwide in the US. Read more
Retail Business Services, the services company of Ahold Delhaize USA, has announced that it will remove all artificial ingredients from its private brand products by 2025. Read more
Walmart is building a new high-tech grocery distribution centre in Shafter, California to increase the efficiency of its distribution operations. Read more
Online grocery sales in the US have more than tripled between 2013 and 2018 and are set to quadruple between 2018 and 2023. Read more
UK retailer Tesco has expanded its plant-based Wicked Kitchen range, as the demand for vegan food choices has soared in the country over the last year. Read more
Walmart will invest $175m to modernise stores across Canada, in order to improve the integration between its e-commerce business and its physical stores. Read more
Tesco has launched a new discount supermarket chain called Jack's, as the retailer aims to fend off the rising threat of discount chains Aldi and Lidl. Read more
Don't miss Tetra Pak's insightful upcoming webinar on the rise of online grocery shopping. Find out how to enter here. Read more
Carrefour has established a new food advisory committee, whose members include food-tech innovators and the CEO of Danone. Read more
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