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‘The Lempert Report’: Shipt’s Move to Become More Important than Instacart


About This Video Series

The Lempert Report” is a video series that features national food trends analyst Phil Lempert, also known as the “Supermarket Guru.” The videos appear Monday through Thursday on the Retail & Hospitality Hub and Tuesday through Friday via The Hub’s daily e-newsletter, “Retail Best Practices.” In the videos, Lempert comments on various issues affecting food and food retailing.

Lempert is the founder of SupermarketGuru.com, a leading online resource for food safety, products, trends and shopping tips that attracts more than nine million visitors annually.

In this video of “The Lempert Report,” Lempert talks about how Shipt has leapfrogged Instacart, it’s main competitor in the delivery segment. Lempert says Shipt’s focus on building shopper relationships can only be described in one word — smart.