Sainsbury’s has launched a grocery click and collect service at some of its supermarkets. Customers who shop for groceries online will be able to get their orders delivered to the store the next day for collection from a refrigerated van parked in the supermarket’s car park. Some 100 stores are planned to offer the service by the end of the year. Sainsbury’s online director Robbie Feather said: “This is yet another step for Sainsbury’s increasingly popular online service, and a […]
Sainsbury’s will open a new fulfilment centre in London this autumn to cope with growing online shopping demand.
Hermes Group, parent company of UK parcel carrier Hermes Parcelnet, has seen “significant growth” in turnover for the twelfth year running, which it attributed to the rapidly growing e-commerce sector.
Major supermarket home delivery fleets are still struggling to meet demand despite the government’s desire for most of the population to order groceries online.