Edeka news

04 October 2019
Edeka Nord has started the construction of its new warehouse for fresh produce, located in the Eichhof business park in Neumünster. 25-hectare site The new warehouse will be located in a 25-hectare site in the north of Neumünster. According to Edeka, the new facility will provide the retailer ‘decisive advantages’. The retailer is also planning to build another warehouse for frozen goods...
21 January 2019
Stores in Italy and France are installing ‘greenhouses’ to grow products. Auchan is trialling the installation of a greenhouse in store Auchan has partnered with Agricooltur in its Auchan vle Giulio Cesare in Turin, to grow fresh herbs and salads in store, allowing customers to harvest their own. The greenhouse was installed at the end of November 2018 and is being tested in store.   ...
16 May 2018
For many shoppers, the issue with buying products online is having to be at home for the delivery time slot. Unattended in-home delivery eliminates that need, and even remembers to put your ice cream in the freezer. In the last year or so, we’ve noticed a real trend in unattended in-home deliveries. It’s not something I’d have ever thought possible five years ago, but if there’s anything I’v...
20 February 2018
Edeka's online supermarket, Bringmeister, is launching a service which will enable groceries to be delivered straight into customers' fridges. Increased convenience A new Smart Lock system has been developed by Cary services, allowing time limited access to user's homes using electronic keys. The cost of the lock system is €9.99 a month. In partnership with this, Bringmeister will give cust...
03 June 2015
Kaufland, part of the Schwarz Group, is to revamp its distribution structure, according to reports. Overhaul of network Kaufland is overhauling its distribution network, moving from a centrally-managed operation to a decentralised business. The German retailer is taking a similar route to that of its competitors, Rewe and Edeka, restructuring its business around six regional distribution ce...
07 January 2013
Edeka's regional co-operative Südbayern (South Bavaria) has announced it will open its new Landsberger distribution centre (DC) later this month according to press reports. EUR130m investment The opening of Edeka Südbayern's EUR130m DC marks the beginning of the retailer's centralised distribution model. The 53,000sqm facility will handle the majority of the retailer's products and deliv...