Grocers Enlist Robots to Chase E-Commerce...

by WSJ

WSJ— Grocers are stocking their warehouses with robots and artificial intelligence to increase efficiency as competition for consumer spending on food picks up.—Best e-commerce hosting in 2018. It costs surprisingly little to start selling your wares online.

TechCrunch—Why the future of Chinese e-commerce is in its rural areas. China announced a mere 6.7 percent economic growth in July 2018, the lowest growth rate since 2016. Despite a slowdown in overall economic growth, Chinese e-commerce has only increased, accounting for 40 percent of all worldwide e-commerce today.—Amazon rules, Walmart gains in e-commerce: study. Amazon is extending its dominance in US e-commerce, but Walmart is seeing strong gains and is poised to become the number three online retailer, a market tracker said Thursday.