COVID-19 case studies

See examples of how the food and grocery industry is implementing best in class initiatives to help combat Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Presentations

07/04/2020
Leading US retailer, Kroger, is using its existing QueVision queue management technology to monitor customer traffic and enable proper in-store physical distancing.
06/04/2020
Diageo, maker of Johnnie Walker and Smirnoff, has pledged to help create over 8m bottles of hand sanitiser.
06/04/2020
Students from the Polytechnic of Milan have created an app that indicates in real time the length of queues at food stores.
06/04/2020
Aldi Suisse has added electronic crowd monitoring systems at 110 of its busiest stores.
06/04/2020
Burger King is using its Twitter channels to encourage its customers to stay at home, and while they are there, to create their own Burger King meal.
03/04/2020
From free mental health support to shifting focus to social commerce, we share five different ways drugstore operators are serving shoppers during the pandemic.
02/04/2020
Central Food Hall is using UV-C Disinfection Robots to safeguard employees and customers from coronavirus in its stores.
02/04/2020
BrewDog has started making hand sanitiser at its distillery in Aberdeen in response to the UK shortage
01/04/2020
Leclerc has launched two initiatives to support shoppers’ purchasing power on one side and French farmers and fisheries on the other.
01/04/2020
To help shoppers maintain social distancing and minimise contact with others, New Seasons Market, partnered with Waitwhile, a digital queueing company to introduce virtual queuing at its stores.