New Study on Online Grocery Shopping

A new study on online grocery shopping reveals several insights on the demographics, behaviors, and desires of grocery shoppers- which could prove valuable to ecommerce merchants as they devise strategies for capturing a share of this rapidly-growing market.The study found that more than one-third of primary grocery shoppers (people who do the majority of the […]

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Consumers Look for Simple Nutrition Labels

Today’s consumer is more-likely than ever to seek out and purchase healthy foods. However, complicated nutrition labels may be making their search more difficult. In fact, a 2012 Nielsen study found that 59% of grocery shoppers find it difficult to understand the nutritional facts on product packaging.Many producers have attempted to solve this problem with […]

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Retail is (still) Detail for eCommerce Websites

“Retail is detail” has been a favorite refrain of marketing 101 teachers for decades now. While you may have imagined the concept as it applies to a physical store (picture a grocery store stock-boy arranging and aligning products so that they are perfectly presented to the customer), attention to detail is just as important, and […]

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eCommerce Retailers that Ignore Mobile Shopping Do So at Their Own Peril

The NumbersLast week, we examined some of the food trends that make us extremely optimistic about the sharp and continued growth of ecommerce grocery sales (especially healthy and specialty foods). Although food and beverage shoppers are flocking to internet outlets in droves, many retailers are neglecting their mobile shopping experience. Consequently, they are missing out […]

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2016 Expected to be an Exciting Year for eGourmet & Online Grocery Retailers

Two great articles are making us excited for a very prosperous 2016 for eGourmet and our partners! Online grocery is on the rise!Key TakeawaysOnline grocery sales are predicted to grow at a rate of 21.1% annually from 2013-2018, reaching $18 billion/year by the end of 2018.25% of U.S. adults have purchased specialty food and beverages […]

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There’s Nothing Silly About Sustainability

The growing importance of environmental sustainability has caused demand for new innovative initiatives with purchasing transport and logistics services. This article surveys the growing trend among 3rd Party Logistics Companies (3PLs) to kindle eco-friendly and sustainable policies. Additionally, the articles addresses some of the initiatives 3PLs are taking to ensure a cleaner and greener supply.In […]

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