☰ Sidebar
Voting period for this idea type has passed

SXSW 2020

Delivering the Future of Commerce, Autonomously

The last mile is the final step from retailer to consumer, and a virtual battlefield for companies that offer delivery services. With 70% of consumers expected to purchase food and beverages online by 2024, the last-mile stakes are especially high for grocery retailers.

Hear how the largest food retailer in the U.S. and a startup run by former Google engineers are changing the future of last-mile logistics with the world’s first fleet of fully autonomous, on-road vehicles.

Is it possible for advanced robotics to transport goods quickly, safely and affordably? Can unmanned vehicles deliver a truly seamless customer experience? Are laws and regulations a barrier to mainstream success?

Meet Kroger and Nuro – the $1 billion backed startup – at SXSW to find out.

Share this idea

Related Media

Takeaways

  1. How to lead industry disruption
  2. How to solve for last-mile delivery challenges
  3. How to humanize robotics to deliver an exceptional consumer experience

Speakers

Organizer

Kristal Howard, Head Of Corporate Communications And Media Relations, The Kroger Co

Meta Information:

  • Event: SXSW
  • Format: Presentation
  • Track: Fantastic Future
  • Level: Advanced
Show me another idea

Add Comments

comments powered by Disqus

SXSW reserves the right to restrict access to or availability of comments related to PanelPicker proposals that it considers objectionable.