Krishna Thakker

Instacart Partners with the White House for “Get Vaxxed for Snacks” Initiative
200 winners to receive a $500 gift card.
Jun 16, 2021
Instacart Expands EBT SNAP to 3 Additional Retailers
The new expansion increases the number of grocery stores offering SNAP online through Instacart by more than 1,500 stores across 15 states.
May 5, 2021
Amazon Is Testing Its Palm-Scanning Payment Option at Whole Foods
Forgot your wallet but need to buy milk? No problem.
Apr 29, 2021
Online Grocery Sales Return to Record Highs in March (Up 43% Compared to Last Year)
According to a recent survey from Brick Meets Click and Mercatus, online grocery sales in the U.S. rose $1.3 billion to $9.3 billion in March.
Apr 20, 2021
Amazon Grocery Stores Are Headed for the East Coast
Amazon plans to open two locations in Washington, D.C., one near Philadelphia and another in Chevy Chase, Maryland.
Apr 14, 2021
Meat Sales Were Way Up in 2020 (with Beef Leading the Charge)
Groceries
Almost half of Americans buy more meat now than they did pre-pandemic.
Mar 31, 2021
Whole Foods Teams Up with Headspace to Provide Recipes and Meditation
The recipes shared on IGTV are said to be “mood-brightening” and feature a food-filled conversation centered around how viewers can mindfully connect with food.
Mar 24, 2021
Albertsons Is Testing Remote-Controlled Delivery Carts That Drive Straight to Your House
The carts are currently being tested in two Safeway stores in Tracy and Windsor, California.
Mar 16, 2021
Walmart Drops $35 Order Minimum for Two-Hour Grocery Delivery
Here's what you need to know.
Mar 3, 2021
Walmart Launches COVID-19 Vaccine Drive in 18 States to Help Vulnerable Communities
Here's what you need to know, plus how other grocery stores are distributing the vaccine.
Mar 3, 2021
Aldi Is Opening 100 New Stores and Expanding Curbside Pickup in 2021
Groceries
Aldi’s e-commerce and store footprint expansions are a part of the five-year, $5 billion growth plan the company put in place in 2017.
Feb 22, 2021