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Technology has already profoundly impacted the supermarket industry, but many top executives believe the real benefits still lie ahead.In discussing their outlook for 2001, industry executives told SN that technology -- and how it is applied -- would play a major role in dividing winners from losers. Many have taken the view that the data-mining efforts of the bonus card and the trading efficiencies

Technology has already profoundly impacted the supermarket industry, but many top executives believe the real benefits still lie ahead.

In discussing their outlook for 2001, industry executives told SN that technology -- and how it is applied -- would play a major role in dividing winners from losers. Many have taken the view that the data-mining efforts of the bonus card and the trading efficiencies that can be tapped into on the Web -- still fairly recent innovations -- have only ju

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