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Kroger Trials Drone Deliveries of Baby Products, Medication [Video]

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In desperate need of baby wipes, over-the-counter medication, or a s'mores kit? Kroger and Drone Express have you covered. The Cincinnati-based supermarket this week announced a pilot program to deliver groceries to customers via autonomous drones.

This isn't your average drone drop off, though. Promising "unparalleled flexibility," Kroger tipped delivery to not only a street address, but a smartphone location. So folks can order picnic supplies to a park, sunscreen to the beach, or condiments directly to a backyard cookout.

"Kroger's new drone delivery pilot is part of the evolution of our rapidly growing and innovative e-commerce business," group vice president of product experience Jody Kalmbach said in a statement. "The pilot reinforces the importance of flexibility and immediacy to customers, powered by modern, cost-effective, and efficient last-mile solutions."

Test flights, managed on-site by licensed Drone Express pilots, begin this week near Kroger Marketplace at 1095 S. Main St. in …

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Receiving eCommerce Orders [Video]

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The Best Ecommerce Platform For Small Business 🔥 [Video]

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René Hämmerli and Luca Solimine present VELOX, an open-source foundation for e-commerce with micro-services, stewarded by the Swiss company Sly GmbH.Slides: https://opensource.siemens.io/events/2021/slides/Ren%C3%A9_H%C3%A4mmerli_Luca_Solimine_Where_standard_solutions_fail.pdfThe yearly Open Source @ Siemens event in Zug, Switzerland, became fully virtual in 2020. This year, in 2021, we host the 8th edition, with the afternoon sessions being fully open to public for the first time.From community building to technical deep dives, the Open Source @ Siemens 2021 event provides great insights for everyone interested in the Open Source and Inner Source topics and beyond.