The nation's largest retailer keeps working to make headway against the largest online seller.
drew more shoppers to its namesake stores in the United States and its
online sales soared 29 percent in the fourth quarter, which covers the
critical holiday shopping season. That's an indication that its efforts
to lower prices and improve web services are helping it compete better
against Amazon, which has built fierce loyalty with its Prime two-day
shipping program.. . . more