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Kroger App Causes Customer Frustration, Hurts Brand: Jeff Kagan

Jeff Kagan | Equities.com |

Kroger grocery marketing created an app forcing customers to jump through confusing hoops to get the lowest price. This will cause lost market share. Here's what Kroger needs to do to repair this problem.


Kroger Hit With Fake News Release About Cryptocurrency Acceptance

Kimberly Redmond | Equities.com |

The Kroger Company said Friday that a press release stating the grocery store chain would begin accepting cryptocurrency payments this holiday season was a hoax. https://www.reuters.com/technology/kroger-says-press-release-announcing-acceptance-bitcoin-cash-is-fake-2021-11-05/ 

The release, which was published early Friday on PR Newswire, a service used by many major businesses to distribute information to the media, “was fraudulent and is unfounded and should be di...


Beyond Meat To Launch Meatless Chicken Tenders at Grocery Stores in October

Kimberly Redmond | Equities.com |

Beyond Meat Inc’s (Nasdaq: BYND) meatless chicken tenders will be available for purchase at select grocery stores nationwide starting next month, the faux meat company said Monday.

The announcement follows a successful launch of Beyond Chicken Tenders at more than 400 restaurants across the US in July, according to the company.


Amazon Opens Cashierless Store in London, First Location Outside US

Reuters | Equities.com |

Amazon.com Inc will open its first-ever physical store outside the United States on Thursday.

The world’s largest online retailer said the cashierless store, dubbed “Amazon Fresh,” is located in Britain, in the London Borough of Ealing. It will carry a private UK food brand it’s calling “by Amazon” and will let consumers skip the checkout line when they shop.


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