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The 10 Most Innovative Health Technologies Saving Millions In The Developing World - The Medical Futurist

The 10 Most Innovative Health Technologies Saving Millions In The Developing World - The Medical Futurist | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
Developing countries are in dire need for creative medical solutions. Here are the 10 most innovative health technologies saving millions of lives.
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Pharmacies Are Awful—But These Startups Could Fix Them

Pharmacies Are Awful—But These Startups Could Fix Them | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
By bringing prescriptions to patients’ doorsteps, at no extra cost, these services could help save the U.S. billions of dollars in healthcare costs.
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Uber to deliver food in London with UberEats app

Uber to deliver food in London with UberEats app | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
Uber has launched a food delivery service in London, extending the company’s reach in the UK beyond its car booking app for the first time.
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eBay joins with Australian retailer on "world's first VR department store"

eBay joins with Australian retailer on "world's first VR department store" | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
We can shop without ever leaving the house, but there's still something nice about actually going to a physical store.
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Can Fashion Ever Be Ethical?

Can Fashion Ever Be Ethical? | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
Three years after the Rana Plaza factory collapse killed 1,130 people, little has changed for the low-wage workers who make our clothes.
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In e-commerce battle, grocery stores perfect ‘click and collect’

In e-commerce battle, grocery stores perfect ‘click and collect’ | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
More grocers are beginning to expand their services to the web, offering pickup and delivery options for their orders
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Healthcare Innovation and the Four Key Digital Health Trends Expected for 2016

Healthcare Innovation and the Four Key Digital Health Trends Expected for 2016 | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
(SPONSORED) The year ahead offers some promising trends—and optimizing the full potential of digital health will be the key to real progress.
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Study: Omnichannel, Amazon “effect” impact retail supply chain

Study: Omnichannel, Amazon “effect” impact retail supply chain | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
Increased customer expectations for a seamless front-end experience, as well as the “Amazon effect,” are having a significant influence on retailers’ back-end systems and operations.
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Your packages could someday be delivered by a fleet of autonomous robots

Your packages could someday be delivered by a fleet of autonomous robots | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
Dispatch is an autonomous delivery startup that just launched self-driving vehicles to deliver mail.
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What does a digitally transformed retailer look like?

What does a digitally transformed retailer look like? | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
According to the IMRG Capgemini Sales Index, online sales accounted for 27% of UK retail sales in 2015. That’s £114bn.
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Amazon delivery tie-up with Barclays fuels hopes for branch network

Amazon delivery tie-up with Barclays fuels hopes for branch network | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
The bank has been trialling delivery lockers across sites in London. If successful the plan could be extended across the network. The scheme is part of an effort to find new revenues for its network.
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It’s Dinner in a Box. But Are Meal Delivery Kits Cooking?

It’s Dinner in a Box. But Are Meal Delivery Kits Cooking? | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
Meal kit delivery is growing. Many chefs and cookbook authors who have tried it are pleasantly surprised.
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How Quickly Are Industries Adopting the Internet of Things?

How Quickly Are Industries Adopting the Internet of Things? | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
Companies are ramping up their IoT investments rapidly, which can be seen in seven major industries with high levels of physical products or assets.
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4 Disruptive Healthcare Technologies That Will Change Everything

4 Disruptive Healthcare Technologies That Will Change Everything | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
From machine learning to virtual reality, the face of health care is changing quickly.
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Flashfood app allows people to buy discounted food before it's discarded

Flashfood app allows people to buy discounted food before it's discarded | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
An ingenious solution to the growing problem of food waste, this app provides a win-win solution for everyone.
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Royal Mail can't cope with demand, claims Amazon boss

Royal Mail can't cope with demand, claims Amazon boss | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
Royal Mail can't cope with demand, claims Amazon boss https://t.co/AEDP93AvV0 https://t.co/BiyfwO31Od
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Shoppers stick to the biggest online retailers

Shoppers stick to the biggest online retailers | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
Shoppers stick to the biggest online retailers  https://t.co/v2u9DMHT92 #oohinteresting
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Canadian Tire’s $400 million drive to shift gears as a clicks-and-bricks retailer

Canadian Tire’s $400 million drive to shift gears as a clicks-and-bricks retailer | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
This is not your grandfather’s Canadian Tire. An augmented reality catalogue. Virtual reality store displays. A gaming lab. And a fitness obsessed tech
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Shop online, get delivery at eLockers in Dubai, Abu Dhabi

Shop online, get delivery at eLockers in Dubai, Abu Dhabi | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
Emirates Post starts installation of automated parcel lockers
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Postmates launching 15-minute food delivery service in NYC tomorrow

Postmates launching 15-minute food delivery service in NYC tomorrow | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
On-demand delivery startup Postmates is launching Pop, its 15-minutes-or-less food delivery service, in New York City tomorrow at 11am ET. With Pop, which..
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Wal-Mart and Kroger expand e-grocery services

Wal-Mart and Kroger expand e-grocery services | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
Online shoppers in Dallas and Houston are particularly appealing, based on the expansion plans of the two largest grocers in the United States.
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How German retailer Metro multiplied its China web sales by 30

How German retailer Metro multiplied its China web sales by 30 | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
Consumers can pick up online orders in its 82 stores in China, and a new online store featuring imported goods is producing big results.
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Alibaba, Ant Financial invest $1.25 billion in China online food-delivery firm Ele.me

Alibaba, Ant Financial invest $1.25 billion in China online food-delivery firm Ele.me | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese online food-delivery service company Ele.me has raised $1.25 billion from Alibaba Group Holding and its Internet finance arm Ant Financial, Ele.me and Alibaba said in separate statements on Wednesday.
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Amazon Is Defining, Not Chasing, Future Consumers - InformationWeek

Amazon Is Defining, Not Chasing, Future Consumers - InformationWeek | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
Through innovations like Prime and Prime Now, plus its AWS business, Amazon is not merely changing the nature of the consumer marketplace -- it's helping shape it.
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Online retailers think inside the subscription box

Online retailers think inside the subscription box | Retail Supply Chains | Scoop.it
Subscription-based e-retailing is one of the fastest growing online segments, and more traditional merchants like Starbucks and Sephora are adding the box model to their repertoire, a Hitwise report says...
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