Monday, May 4, 2020

Walmart ups competition with Prime Now

Chain Store Age
Walmart is introducing two-hour delivery as COVID-19 generates increased demand.

The discount titan is accelerating rollout of Express Delivery, a new service that delivers items to customers’ doors in less than two hours. Walmart has accelerated the development of the service in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, piloting Express Delivery in 100 stores since mid-April.

Express Delivery will now expand to nearly 1,000 stores in early May and will be available in nearly 2,000 total stores in the following weeks.. . . more