FOSTER CITY, Calif. -- Webvan Group here, which already sells groceries without building stores, is planning on going a step further and expand without building new warehouses. Webvan's recent rollout in Sacramento, Calif. -- supplied by its Oakland facility some 80 miles away -- has encouraged the e-tailer to examine further "satellite" service areas, according to George Shaheen, president and CEO. Speaking at the Goldman Sachs Global Retailing conference in New York recently, Shaheen ...

REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account

WhyRegisterfor FREE?

Registering for content on Supermarket News will give youINSTANTaccess to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’sFREE, easy and quick. What are you waiting for!In addition you will also receive a complimentary copy of SN's salary survey sent to you by email.

Click here to read the FAQ page if you have any questions (opens in a new window)

Attention Paid Print Subscribers: While you have already been grantedfreeaccess to SNwe ask that youregister now.We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.

Already registered? here.