Monday, March 12, 2018

Grocery poised to grow online alcohol sales

Supermarket News

Grocery retailers that offer ecommerce are poised to gain significant market share in the home delivery of beer and wine to consumers, according to a report from investment firm Rabobank.

While the online grocery channel currently accounts for only 5% of online alcohol sales, “the channel’s relative irrelevance will not last long,” Rabobank said in the report. “We firmly believe it will develop into the most important driver of online alcohol sales.”. . . more