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Louis Borders Has Reimagined The Grocery Business

Louis Borders Has Reimagined The Grocery Business

I had the pleasure of recently speaking with Louis Borders, the founder of Borders bookstores, and the first heavily-automated online grocery retailer, Webvan. I didn't just interview Borders and ask him the same questions he's already been asked hundreds of times....

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Robomart Is About To Revolutionize Retail And Business

Robomart Is About To Revolutionize Retail And Business

Retail sales in 2020 are expected to reach $5 trillion dollars and by 2023, retail sales globally are estimated to reach $30 trillion U.S. dollars. Retail is big business. Inspired by a desire to reimagine retail as we know it, Ali Ahmed, Tigran Shahverdyan and Emad...

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Tangled: Why Global Supply Chains Are So Complex

Tangled: Why Global Supply Chains Are So Complex

Photo: GETTY Read original article on Forbes. A ripple effect caused by COVID-19 is a desire on the part of many in Washington, D.C., including President Trump, to reduce America’s reliance on China’s manufacturing and exporting of products. U.S lawmakers...

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Is Virtual Shopping the Future of Retail?

Is Virtual Shopping the Future of Retail?

Photo: GETTY Read original article on Forbes. With sales in excess of $6 trillion in 2019, the retail industry is one of the most important segments of the economy in the United States. The impact of COVID-19 has been devastating to the retail industry, resulting in...

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The Future of Grocery Retail

The Future of Grocery Retail

Google the words "grocery retailing" and invariably, millions of articles will appear advocating the importance and growth of online grocery sales. Currently, online grocery sales account for around 4% of the grocery market. Most retail analysts predict that online...

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