- Walmart is increasing the speed and convenience of holiday shopping with help from emerging technology. It’s also kicking off the season earlier than it ever has before. Reported on by Dan Berthiaume.
- Over the past two years, the Iowa-based grocery chain Hy-Vee has rolled out three formats that seek to win customers over as exceedingly relevant and convenient places to shop. Coverage from Christopher Doering.
- Heavy investments in Prime’s one-day delivery roll-out and other initiatives, including its cloud business, took a toll on Amazon’s profit in the third quarter. Story from Marianne Wilson.
Source: It’s a high-tech holiday at Walmart — with an earlier-than-ever start to the season | CSA
Source: ‘Change is coming’: An inside look at Hy-Vee’s new store formats | GroceryDive
Source: Amazon Q3 profit falls and misses Street | CSA