Moley Robotics has created a fully automated, intelligent cooking robot capable of precisely creating meals. The system — which takes the form of an end-to-end, capsule robotic kitchen — is trained via artificial intelligence to “know” recipes, and to execute them using the same movements as a master chef.
To brand or not to brand?
Liza Landsman, president of Jet.com, says her company (acquired by Walmart for $3.3B) is the secret weapon for reaching young, affluent consumers with brands like Bonobos (acquired by Walmart for $310M).
Tina Sharkey, founder of e-commerce startup for household and food items Brandless, believes socially-conscious consumers care less about brands versus value and sustainability. Brandless products are $3 each and conform to a strict set of rules for ingredients. And all items are (do I need to say it?) — brandless.
Liza and Tina will be at the A-ha! Conference December 12 -13 in San Francisco. Looking forward to hearing perspectives on this core issue at the center of retail disruption.
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