Friday, June 29, 2018

Kroger to test unconventional delivery service

Chain Store Age
A supermarket giant is embarking on a new path when it comes to grocery delivery — and its driverless.

Through a partnership with Nuro, the maker of a fully unmanned vehicle, The Kroger Co. will deliver online grocery orders using a fleet of self-driving vehicles. The test, which will be based on Nuro’s hardware and software, is expected to launch in the fall, according to the grocer. . . . more