Monday, February 26, 2018

Walmart’s Amazon Killer Goes From Superstar to Man on Hot Seat

NREI Online

He was hailed as Walmart Inc.’s online guru, the guy who would drag the lumbering giant into the digital-commerce era and put Amazon in its place.

But 18 months after selling his startup to the world’s largest retailer, Marc Lore is finding those expectations awfully hard to meet. It’s not that investors and analysts are giving up on him as much as it’s a realization that the task at hand is daunting and growing harder by the day -- and that Lore has little margin for error.. . . more