TITLE

Amazon set to expand fresh online sales

AUTHOR(S)
Stones, Mike
PUB. DATE
March 2014
SOURCE
Food Manufacture;Mar2014, Vol. 89 Issue 3, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article predicts the potential of online retailer Amazon to expand its online sales of fresh, chilled, frozen and ambient food products delivered direct to customers. Comments from Amazon UK Vice President Doug Gurr confirming the roll-out of the retailer's full range of food formats and recognizing the difficulties of managing fresh food supply chains are stated. The ability of Amazon to deliver fresh food on an international scale is questioned by lawyer Dominic Watkins.
ACCESSION #
94751002

 

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