The push to be like Amazon Prime didn’t work because Wal-Mart didn’t offer reasons for consumers to switch, and Jet.com executives are leading Wal-Mart’s e-commerce efforts now, industry experts say.
Parcel volume increased 7.1% in Q4 and 4.6% for 2016. In December, as holiday online orders surged, a record 63% of UPS deliveries were to residential customers.
Julie Atkinson joins the apparel retailer after more than eight years at Starwood Hotels & Resorts.
All three of the web-only retailer’s e-commerce sites are offline, and emails to the company are bouncing back.
Narayan Iyengar is recruited from his e-commerce post at Disney.
From a proposed 45% tariff on goods imported from China to a potential partnership with Alibaba that would make it easier for small to medium-sized U.S. businesses to sell their goods into China, experts say many potential factors are in play over the next four years.
The CRM and e-commerce platform provider says it will double its workforce in Bellevue, Wash. to nearly 500 with the new center.
Improvements to customer services and pricing are part of Wal-Mart’s e-commerce plan, according to a Marc Lore memo.