Monday, October 22, 2018

Why stores are key to Walmart's online grocery plan

Retail Dive
Online grocery has quickly become a critical battleground for rivals Walmart and Amazon, and their ventures have created a ripple effect in the market for grocers and e-commerce players alike.

Today, Amazon commands about 18% of the share of online grocery, according to a study from One Click Retail, while Walmart grabs about half as much. But, Walmart has a few powerful competitive advantages that Amazon and other e-commerce players don't.. . . more