Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Walmart takes on Amazon in next-day delivery contest

Chain Store Age
Walmart is piloting its own next-day delivery service — but with a competitive twist.

The discount titan is expanding its existing same-day grocery pickup and delivery service by launching free next-day delivery for purchases of $35 or more across a range of general merchandise from Walmart.com. Unlike Amazon’s planned rollout of standard next-day shipping for all Prime purchases, however, Walmart’s one-day online delivery option does not require a membership fee.. . . more