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A Look at Today’s New and Evolving Gen Z Grocery Shopper

A Look at Today’s New and Evolving Gen Z Grocery Shopper

It’s hard to summarize the future of the grocery sector in a single sentence, but this one sounds about right: “I'll probably go to the store fewer times a week (in 5-10 years), and try to get as much variety as I can as quickly and cheaply as I can.” The quote is...

Why Anything Less than True A.I. is the Wrong Approach

Why Anything Less than True A.I. is the Wrong Approach

If we’re not careful, artificial intelligence is in danger of becoming the tomato of the technology world. Walk into almost any grocery store, for example, and you’ll find tomatoes near vegetables like broccoli and cauliflower. Many consumers may or may not be aware...

What ‘Retail Apocalypse’ Doomsayers Are Overlooking

What ‘Retail Apocalypse’ Doomsayers Are Overlooking

It’s not just that the people who talk about a “retail apocalypse” are wrong. They may literally not know what they’re talking about. Ongoing stories of store closures and layoffs at several well-known businesses have led many people to conclude that traditional...

SpartanNash Puts Spotlight on Promotion Planning with A.I.

SpartanNash Puts Spotlight on Promotion Planning with A.I.

With a job placement rate of nearly 100% and an alumnus that makes up a Who’s Who of retail and CPG leaders, it’s safe to say the future of the grocery sector has often started at Western Michigan University. It is not a surprise that one of the most important...

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