Also covered are Coke and Pepsi’s plastic reduction moves, Volkswagen’s EV car-sharing service, and TripActions’ $4B valuation.
1. Tesco explores cashierless stores
Insight: The move shows how a new generation of cashierless tech startups are appealing to traditional grocers as they attempt to democratize frictionless payment technology, especially in the wake of Amazon Go. We identified the rise of cashierless stores as one of the 2019 retail trends to watch. Check it out here.