Casino Reopenings Draw In Gamblers Despite Online Gaming Surges

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One person cited in the report drove from Houston to Louisiana with her family for the reopening of casinos on Monday. And while gamers flock to the casinos in some states, in others they are swarming online gambling sites. million from online gaming since the summer of last year.

Path To World Series Brings Changes To Online Gambling

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It’s not exactly high time for legal online gambling yet – that comes in early 2020, with the Super Bowl and then the NCAA college basketball tournament – but the betting season is certainly heating up on more ways than one. million on the Houston Astros to win the 2019 World Series.

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Domino’s Partners With Nuro On Autonomous Pizza Delivery

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To bring autonomous pizza delivery to Houston, Domino’s Pizza and robotics company Nuro are teaming up to use a custom unmanned vehicle dubbed R2 later in 2019. announced in mid-March the launch of their self-driving grocery delivery service in Houston.

Why Online Retailers Go To Nordstrom To Try On Physical Retail

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It also helps that a lot of very hip up and comers in the online commerce place Bonobos, Shoes of Prey, Baublebar and Trunk Club, to name a few that have exclusive distribution deals with the retailer.

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Walmart To Expand Delivery Unlimited Program

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We’ve been investing in our online grocery business by quickly expanding our Grocery Pickup and Delivery services. Walmart started experimenting with Delivery Unlimited in Salt Lake City, Miami, Houston and Tampa earlier in the year.

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Walmart Aims To Build Décor, Clothing Business

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Walmart is still seeking the right combination of fashion and home, while its online shopping initiatives have been rewarded with an eCommerce grocery purchase boon. He also affirmed the firm’s strong spending to build its online shopping business. “We’ve

Uber Eats Sees 59 Pct Spike In European Grocery Delivery

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Online meal delivery orders were down in March across the sector, prompting companies to look into new ways to generate revenue. Classic online channels are mostly completely saturated,” he said.

Carvana Brings Car Vending Machine To Tampa

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Carvana already has car vending machines in cities such as Houston, Nashville and Raleigh. If satisfied, buyers can purchase their cars online and have a Carvana employee drop their vehicles off at a scheduled time, or can schedule a time to pick them up from one of the company’s distinctive automobile vending machines. Retail car buying Car Vending Machine Carvana News Online Dealership What's Hot

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How Retailers Tap Into Automation For Cashierless Checkout, Fulfillment

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And, as grocers are experiencing rising customer interest in high-speed in-store shopping as well as quick online purchase access, these retailers are tapping into automated solutions. make online grocery orders for delivery or pickup.

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Amazon Now Offers Whole Foods Two-Hour Delivery In 30 Cities

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The company then quickly extended the service to almost 30 cities, including Los Angeles, Houston and Detroit. per month plan or a $98 per year for a subscription that will let them shop online and have their groceries delivered as often as they like.

Can Healthcare Services Revitalize Retail For CVS?

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Same-store sales have been falling, particularly as some staples that were once common drugstore sales have departed solidly online. The stores in Houston have been open since December, and so far, the early feedback has been positive.

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Kroger Rolls Out New Grocery Delivery Offering

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The offering will debut in Houston, Louisville, Nashville and Kroger’s hometown of Cincinnati, Chain Store Age reported. With the service, consumers can buy 4,500 private-label products from the retailer, which are not otherwise available online, along with 50,000 different grocery items and household products. Retail grocery delivery grocery pickup Kroger Kroger Brand Kroger Delivery Kroger ONline Kroger Pickup Kroger Ship News What's Hot

Kicking The ‘Virtual’ Tires To Spur Car Sales As COVID-19 Hits Automakers

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In one example, TrueCar.com , an online auto marketplace, has forecast that March sales will be down by around 37 percent, and April sales might be down between 50 percent and 60 percent. Necessity, as they say, is the mother of invention.

What’s The Future For NBA-Related Retail In China?

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Basketball is one of the most popular sports – if not the most popular sport – in China, but there’s a little less NBA available today for online shoppers in that country, according to reports. The exports of products sold online from the city were expected to reach $4.3

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Easy Ways BSA Officers Can Get Their Required Training

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Due to the heightened knowledge and expertise required for BSA officers, their training requires resources beyond reading periodicals and online articles and/or completing general staff training,” the Minneapolis Fed’s newsletter said. 21 in Houston, Texas Nov.

Walgreens Accelerates Digitalization In Q1

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The company also had record online sales over Black Friday in the U.S. During the quarter, the company’s first two of five VillageMD primary care clinics, Village Medical at Walgreens, opened in Houston and the Flagship No7 beauty brand experienced “sales growth in the mid teens in the U.S.”

Retail Pulse: Kohl’s To Curate Brands With Facebook; Domino’s Rolls Out eBike Tie-Up

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Kohl’s , for instance, will bring emerging brands to over 50 physical retail locations and online starting in the fall through Curated By Kohl’s. At the same time, customers who shop the selections can tap into shopping through the Kohl’s app or Buy Online Pick Up In Store.

How QSRs Bring Mobile And Digital Payments To The Table

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Forty-five percent of customers say mobile options would encourage them to more frequently use online ordering services. A little more than a third – or 34 percent – of online food orders total $50 or more.

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Important Message: COVID-19 Health and Safety Update

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Peapod And Alexa Deliver Greater Grocery Ordering Convenience

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The beauty of online grocery shopping is that you can add to your order throughout the week and at the very moment you remember that you need something,” said Cat de Merode, Peapod’s vice president of product. Its online grocery shopping services were provided in partnership with Chicago’s Jewel supermarket, Columbus, Ohio’s Kroger, San Francisco’s Safeway and Houston’s Randall’s. Oklahoma’s Jumbo Foods rolled out its online shopping and pickup service this week.

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Inside Chipotle’s Decade Of Digital-First Ordering Innovation

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A convenient and seamless ordering experience from online and mobile channels is essential for restaurant customers. The company has partnered with autonomous technology firm Nuro with plans to put driverless delivery vehicles to work in Houston, Texas, by the end of 2019.

Warehouse Space Going For Premium Rates

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Brick-and-mortar merchants are far from being free from the problems that plague their particular brand of retail, but even they have to look at online retail rising rents for warehouse space with a little bit of mirth. The only markets that did not — thanks to a bevy of recently completed construction projects — included Houston, Cincinnati, Denver, Minneapolis, California’s Inland Empire, South Central Pennsylvania, Cleveland and Honolulu.

Retail Pulse: Luxury Brands Eye Airport Retail; Panera Bread Tests Dinner Menu

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In other news, Domino’s Pizza and robotics company Nuro are working to use a custom unmanned vehicle to bring autonomous pizza delivery to Houston. The company said in an announcement that the fleet from Nuro will serve some customers in Houston who make online orders.

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Are Postmates Sidewalk Robots Just The Tip Of The Self-Delivery Frontier?

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The fleet from Nuro will serve certain Domino’s customers in Houston who place their orders online, the company said in an announcement.

Rescuing The Restaurant Business From App Decline

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The model for the DineVite online and mobile app is actually similar to social media. What will factor into any restaurant or restaurant group’s success in tomorrow’s online world are the numbers and demographics of just how tourist-traveled your city, town, or region is going forward.

Retail Pulse: Toys R Us Returns With Small Retail Stores

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New Jersey’s Westfield Garden State Plaza and Houston’s The Galleria will be home to the first two new Toys R Us stores, which are said to be opening this holiday season. That news came after reports emerged in April that the retailer was no longer accepting online orders through its website.

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How QSRs Are Enhancing The Dining Experience With Digital Innovations

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Mobile ordering is available at the chain’s Denver, Boston and Houston locations, with more markets said to be in the works for this year. Nearly 65 percent of QSR managers see online/app ordering as important for future success.

Five At Five: Walmart’s New Plan To Win Over NYC

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As of today, the international media titan has announced an investment in True Food Kitchen, a healthy eating startup based out of Houston. Macy’s Data Breach Includes Online Card Data. Welcome to Five at Five, your late look at some of the main payments and commerce news of the day. Coverage includes a description of a new, and potentially major, same-day delivery deal in NYC, along with Oprah’s latest commerce venture. There is also news about a major chain’s data breach, why U.S.

Fridays Flips On Alcohol Delivery For Apps Users

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Fridays has said that since launching its online ordering offerings last summer, it has seen takeout sales jump 30 percent. If the alcohol delivery test is successful in the Dallas-Fort Worth and Houston areas, TGI Fridays said it intends to roll the program out nationwide in 2018. TGI Fridays is going where no restaurant chain has gone before. The fast-casual restaurateur is adding alcohol delivery to its repertoire of skills.

Domino’s To Launch GPS Tracking, Falls Short In US Same-Store Sales Growth

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The fleet from Nuro is said to serve certain customers in Houston who place online orders.

Retail Pulse: H-E-B Rolls Out New App; Jimmy John’s Launches Loyalty Program

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Texas-based grocery chain H-E-B , in one case, is rolling out a new app that the company says is one of many technologies that it will use “to enhance its digital services to better meet the evolving needs and expectations” of online and in-store customers.

Car Vending Machine Company Carvana Goes Up Against Wall Street

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Just ask Carvana, the leading online automotive seller and a major force in changing the way people buy cars. Miami is Carvana’s 24th car vending machine location to date — joining Nashville, San Antonio, Houston, Austin, Dallas, Raleigh, Jacksonville, Tampa, Charlotte, Washington, D.C.,

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FinovateSpring Sneak Peek: Payment Data Systems/ Akimbo

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Payment Data Systems/ Akimbo is launching Akimbo Gift – Send a virtual Gift MasterCard in real-time by email or text that can be used online and with mobile wallets like Apple Pay. Features: Virtual MasterCard delivered by email or text for use online or with mobile wallets.

Apart-Hotels Turn Apartments Into Boutique Lodging

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Alternatively, they can find the company through online travel agencies (OTAs) such as Expedia, Hotels.com and Booking.com by searching for a particular property. Locale currently lists locations in Austin, Houston and Nashville on its website.

Why Sam’s Club Expanded Its Instacart Footprint

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Markets included in Instacart’s larger footprint will include New Jersey, Indianapolis and Houston, among others, according to the company. A recent deal that expands Instacart ’s same-day grocery delivery for Sam’s Club members stands as more than good news for the delivery service.