Webinar Replay: Establishing an e-Grocery Growth Engine

June 12, 2024

Phononic recently took part in a Webinar titled “Establishing an e-Grocery Growth Engine”. Phononic’s Co-Founder and CEO, Tony Atti & ShopRite’s Director of Digital Transformation & Experience, Ryan Simmons sat down with Grocery Dive to discuss how Phononic’s Active Cooling Solutions™ for e-Grocery have propelled ShopRite’s curbside business to new heights.

Watch the replay here: On-Demand Webinar Replay

About the Webinar:

While grocers previously focused nearly exclusively on addressing the core challenges of lifting omnichannel capabilities quickly and efficiently, many are now actively looking to pivot by establishing an omnichannel business that is not only functioning, but profitably so – while also delighting new and existing customers, driving trips, basket size and loyalty in a sustainable manner. Are you struggling with jumping the chasm?

Join us for this upcoming webinar, where you’ll hear from industry leaders on:

  • How to lift up an efficient and profitable e-Grocery business if you are just getting started
  • How to transition from the pains of sudden growth to establishing a platform for long-term success
  • How ShopRite successfully navigated these growing pains setting their course towards profitable growth
  • How to delight customers amid escalating expectations and regulatory demand

About the Speakers:

Tony Atti, Co-Founder and CEO at Phononic

Dr. Atti founded Phononic in 2008, leading its growth as a global leader in solid-state cooling technology. Phononic’s innovative products reduce greenhouse gas emissions, supporting climate goals while meeting market demands. Their technology is crucial for various applications, from automotive vision systems to vaccine delivery and e-commerce solutions. The company has been featured in prominent publications like The Economist and Forbes, and Dr. Atti has appeared on CNBC. He holds a Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry from the University of Southern California, an MBA from New York University, and a Bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry from Ithaca College.

Ryan Simmons, Director of Digital Transformation & Experience at ShopRite Supermarkets

Ryan Simmons is a seasoned grocer with 15+ years of experience in the industry and is currently the Director of Digital Transformation & Experience at ShopRite Supermarkets, Inc. headquartered in Florida, NY. Ryan has focused on improving customers’ omnichannel experiences by driving operational efficiency through innovation, and these efforts have helped ShopRite Supermarkets, Inc. grow their Order. Pickup. Deliver. locations to 25 with more than 24 million items now being selected annually. Ryan’s ongoing focus remains on guiding ShopRite’s e-commerce business as a platform for long-term growth and a customer loyalty driver.