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Amazon is about to open a bunch of grocery stores -- and Kroger, Walmart, and Whole Foods should be terrified

Amazon is planning to start opening physical grocery stores in a move that could upend the supermarket industry in the US, the Wall Street Journal reports. The stores — known internally as Project Como — will be small, stocked only with fresh items such as produce, milk, and meats, the Journal reported citing sources. Customers will be able to order items that have longer shelf lives, such as cereal and peanut butter, through a mobile app or from touch screens around the stores, according to the report.
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