Friday, August 24, 2018

Walmart opens a new chapter with eBooks

Chain Store Age
Walmart is taking on Amazon in one of the online giant’s signature categories — and undercutting it on price.

In a first for the discounter, Walmart is launching a catalog of e-books, available in stores and online. The service, WalmarteBooks, is being launched in partnership with Rakuten Kobo, the digital book division of Japan’s top e-commerce company, Rakuten.. . . more