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How to Safeguard Your Cashierless Grocery Store

  • Agilence Staff
  • 05.26.2022
  • Grocery
Grocers are welcoming customers back to the store. But where they spend their time is a make-it-or-break-it proposition. Dwell time now stands at just over 36 minutes for Walmart and Target shoppers, but where customers don’t want to spend their time in the checkout lane.  


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The Staggering Impact of Grocery Shrink and How to Fight Back

Every retailer deals with shrink – product loss from various sources like theft and damage. But unlike clothing or electronics retailers, food retailers have the added challenge of product losses due to spoilage.


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Why your Perishable Shrink Plan Isn't Working

Grocers are enjoying the return of shoppers to the store for fresh meat, produce, dairy, and ready-to-eat meals. But how do grocers deal with the shrink in the perishable departments that customers love?


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Using Market Basket Analysis to Capitalize on Customer Purchasing ...

  • Keneavy Krenzin
  • 10.21.2021
  • Grocery
What’s in your basket? That is what retailers want to know. Ever wonder why retailers offer BOGO sales? It’s the same reason why they merchandise the small bag of potato chips in the deli section. And why they ask if you want to buy a related item before you finish your online purchase. Market ...


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Measuring Supermarket Performance: 10 Essential Grocery Operations ...

Grocery operations are more complex and include new customer personas, third-party shoppers, and supply chain glitches that challenge grocers to be efficient and profitable. How can grocers use consistent metrics that accurately measure their performance?


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The Sprint to Last-Mile Grocery: Examining the E-Grocery and Delivery ...

Customers' increasing desire for speed, convenience, and contactless grocery shopping options is driving a huge surge in third-party delivery and eGrocery usage.  What was once new and uncommon is now becoming an expected shopping option, especially as pandemic-related lockdowns and social ...


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3 Unexpected Ways Instacart May Be Costing Grocers Profits

  • Keneavy Krenzin
  • 10.08.2020
  • Grocery
In the past six months, online grocery shopping has become a must-have for grocers of any size. Online sales were already building momentum before COVID-19, but since the start of the pandemic, it has exploded into the forefront. Now, no grocer can afford to not offer online shopping, and yet very ...


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