Availability and service innovations

Presentations

28/09/2020
Alibaba’s research and innovation institute, DAMO Academy, announced the large-scale rollout of its fleet of autonomous robots for last-mile deliveries.
16/09/2020
Walmart recently announced that it is trialling drone delivery. In its latest effort to test the concept it has teamed up with Zipline to launch a first-of-its-kind drone delivery operation in the U.S.
12/08/2020
Badger Technologies, a product division of Jabil, is deploying multipurpose robots at Woodman’s Markets throughout Wisconsin and Illinois, with the goal to expand to all 18 Woodman’s locations by the end of 2020.
15/07/2020
Zabka is testing an innovative parcel handling method, that does not require involvement from a shop assistant.
08/07/2020
Robotics company Refraction AI has partnered with The Produce Station, an independently owned grocer in Michigan, to offer customers contactless delivery via its autonomous robot.
02/06/2020
CVS Pharmacy is partnering with Nuro to offer autonomous deliveries of prescriptions and essentials in Houston, Texas.
22/05/2020
A Toronto based entrepreneur aims to launch ‘Grocery Neighbour’, a fleet of trucks that will operate like a supermarket on wheels.
20/05/2020
The drone company that had to abandon its fast-food delivery tests during March with Just Eat in Dublin has partnered with Ireland's health authority to deliver medicine in Moneygall.
07/05/2020
UPS drone delivery subsidiary UPS Flight Forward (UPSFF) teams up with German drone-maker Wingcopter to develop the next generation of package delivery drones for a variety of use cases in the US and internationally.
01/04/2020
Woolworths has partnered with Australia Post and DHL Supply Chain to launch the Woolworths Basics Box.