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The Grocery Store May Be on Its Death Bed

The need for the weekly 30-minute expedition browsing up and down the aisles of the supermarket is being eliminated. Instead, many shoppers are taking advantage of new services, in which they place an order online and hit a convenient pickup location to retrieve their groceries—often without ever having to leave the car. Despite the spread of options offering online groceries shipped to customers’ homes, consumers have largely been reluctant to jump on board.
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