Innovation snapshots

Presentations

18/09/2019
M&S is partnering with infarm – an urban farming platform - to deliver a range of fresh produce grown and harvested in a selection of M&S London stores.
11/09/2019
Coca-Cola European Partners has launched an autonomous delivery trial of its drinks to customers at Alton Towers Resorts.
03/09/2019
Albert Heijn has launched an online map showing a production line of its private label products around the world.
03/09/2019
Rewe Group's discount chain Penny is adding QR codes to some of its products in order to provide shoppers with additional supply chain information.
09/08/2019
Alibaba has partnered with one of China’s leading drug companies, Sinopharm, to dispense over-the-counter (OTC) medicines.
10/07/2019
A robot which can harvest soft-fruits, such as raspberries, has completed its first testing phase.
11/06/2019
Farmy is a Swiss online grocery store that only sells regional and organic products from Switzerland. The only exceptions are products that cannot be sourced from Switzerland, such as olive oil and coffee.
11/06/2019
US car manufacturer Ford and Agility Robotics explore how a new robot, Digit, can help get packages to peoples’ homes efficiently with the help of self-driving vehicles.
22/05/2019
Amazon has a new network of staffed pick up points that allows customers to collect their Amazon parcels in-store at a partner location.
14/05/2019
The Aeon Group, one of Japan's largest retailers, is to launch a network of smart stores in China that are capable of anticipating what customers are most likely to buy when they enter the store.