Online grocery shopping boom as one in 4 store from the couch

Sales anticipated to strike 15bn by 2020 as consumers turn away from the supermarketsGrocery stores deal with a new hazard with figures anticipating a 73 percent boost in online searching for groceries in simply 5 years.The idea of families spending their weekend trailing around a huge supermarket has already fallen out of favour with a switch to convenience stores.The UK is now expected to go into a gigleague.com brand-new era where millions of Briton buy their groceries without ever visiting a grocery store.

 

 

 

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Downtown Market hosts 'Made in Michigan' marketplace

The Grand Rapids Downtown Market hosted the first-ever Made in Michigan Pop-Up Marketplace under the market shed on Sunday, May 22.Vendors provided Michigan-made items such as home décor, fashion jewelry, clothing and art, along with food products and plants.More than 50 suppliers existed consisting of local favorites such as Feather and Birch, Arthur's Plaid Pants andEllery Jane Boutique, together with some newcomers such as My Michigan Roots, MI Ice Pops and The Whittle Whale.Families delighted in beverages from an outdoor bar featuring Michigan beer, wine and spirits.

 

 

 

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Public radio marketplace PRX spins out a new mobile app company, Radio Public

For public radio fans, this implies you’ll quickly get mobile apps that offer access to the complete PRX catalog, consisting of The Moth Radio Hour and the Radiotopia podcast network. As well as if you’re not a fan, the combined PRX-RadioPublic business is a notable effort at developing a hybrid media business model.Jake Shapiro was founding CEO at PRX. Now he’s transitioning over to serve the very same function at Radio Public, and he told me that by constructing its own mobile apps, the company is intending to help a whole market rethink radio.

 

 

 

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