Alive and clicking

McTaggart, Jenny
October 2003
Progressive Grocer;10/1/2003, Vol. 82 Issue 14, p32
Trade Publication
Presents information on online grocery shopping in the U.S. Decision of PublixDirect to close its online operation; Companies which offer online grocery shopping service; Development of a model to meet consumer demand while meeting expectations for profitability.


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