There’s No Tale Like Retail

Posted by TraceGains on June 14, 2018 at 11:38 AM

It’s been a year since Amazon announced that it would buy Whole Foods. And the retail food business is still standing. The expectations – and fears – generated by that announcement have been largely unrealized. Maybe it’s too early, but little has changed. 

Amazon, however, has enjoyed one major change: The online e-giant has seen first-quarter grocery sales climb nearly 50 percent over the previous year – or more than $200 million.

Sure, it’s still an industry in transition, and changing consumer demand will continue to challenge Amazon as well as traditional retailers, but...

Retail Infographic