Grocers must fix broken online model, report says

Grocers must fix broken online model, report says

A shopper for Instacart studies her smart phone as she shops for a customer at Whole Foods in Denver. Cyrus McCrimmon | Denver Post | Getty Images For some American shoppers and grocers, it took a pandemic to push them online. As the coronavirus spread in the spring, some customers downloaded grocery shopping apps for the […]
More consumers ventured online to buy breakfast during the pandemic

More consumers ventured online to buy breakfast during the pandemic

The coronavirus pandemic has upended many consumers’ typical breakfast routines, causing many fast-food chains to lose out on early morning sales as their usual customers choose to eat cereal at home instead. But some consumers are forming new routines and...
Coronavirus pandemic forces the funeral industry online

Coronavirus pandemic forces the funeral industry online

Silva Funeral Home in Taunton, MA Courtesy: Silva Funeral Home in Taunton, MA If you know someone who’s had to plan a funeral during the Covid-19 shutdown, you realize how much tougher it is to go through this already difficult task. Most states have limited...
E.l.f. Beauty (ELF) 4Q 2020 earnings boosted by online sales

E.l.f. Beauty (ELF) 4Q 2020 earnings boosted by online sales

elf makeup products Source: e.l.f. Shares of E.l.f. Beauty surged more than 5% in extended trading Thursday after the cosmetics company said sales rose 13% in the fourth quarter, helped by the strength of its online business.   The beauty industry has been hard hit as...