ON-LINE FOOD RETAILING: WHAT NEXT?

It's increasingly apparent with each passing day that Internet-based grocery retailing is at great risk, and that perhaps none of the pure on-line plays will survive much longer. y markets. But, as was inevitable, that flow of riches ceased when it became apparent that selling low margin, high bulk product over the Internet, for subsequent home delivery, just wasn't ever going to be the way to go.

It's increasingly apparent with each passing day that Internet-based grocery retailing is at great risk, and that perhaps none of the pure on-line plays will survive much longer.

y markets. But, as was inevitable, that flow of riches ceased when it became apparent that selling low margin, high bulk product over the Internet, for subsequent home delivery, just wasn't ever going to be the way to go. That doesn't mean there's no place for Internet sales. There is a place, and the place i

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