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Macy's to launch mobile feature for "omni-shopping"


  • Advertising Age (free access for SmartBrief readers)

Macy's is working with Google to enable a feature that will let mobile users search for goods in the brick-and-mortar stores closest to their location. "We're trying to encourage omni-shopping behavio… Read More

Dash's click-and-collect service to be 1st from W. N.Y. grocer


  • Buffalo News (N.Y.), The

Dash's Market will be the first traditional grocer in Western New York to offer its customers a click-and-collect curbside pickup service. The retailer will partner with Rosie App on its ordering soft… Read More

2 senators ask FTC to focus on Sysco-US Foods deal


  • Reuters

Sens. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., and Mike Lee, R-Utah, are urging the Federal Trade Commission to "carefully review and closely scrutinize" the planned merger of Sysco and US Foods. Read More