Category Archives: Digital

New “Fast to GO” Application Released for Walmart to GO Convenience Concept Store — Press Release

Bentonville, Arkansas, April 17, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — If you are hungry in Bentonville, Arkansas the fastest way to a hot, healthy meal may just be through the “Fast to GO” application developed for Wal-Mart by local technology firm Movista … Read More

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Millennials Have Faith in User-Generated Content — Mashable

Millennials have a lot of faith in user-generated content, something that suppliers shouldn’t overlook when developing online marketing strategies: “User-generated content (UGC) is media created by your peers. It includes status updates, blog posts and restaurant reviews — any content … Read More

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Sam’s Club Head Discusses Digital Efforts — CBSNews.com

Rosalind Brewer recently discussed Sam’s Club’s e-commerce goals: “In her last ‘CBS This Morning’ appearance, Rosalind Brewer, the chain’s president and chief executive officer, said the company’s goal was to become a $100 billion company. Asked if they’re on track … Read More

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Amazon Introduces LED Grocery Scanner – Engadget.com

Amazon has introduced an LED scanner that allows people to shop for products even when they aren’t at a computer: “Alright, maybe it’s a bit more complex than that. It appears to be a pint-sized laser scanner LED scanner that’ll … Read More

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Consumers Find Online Shopping “Uninspiring” — RetailWire

A recent survey shows that online retailers need to work on improving customer experience: “Through a new joint survey, Compare Metrics and the e-tailing group have concluded that 67 percent of shoppers want to shop online because they find it … Read More

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Large Retailers Join eBay Now — RetailWire

Large retailers are taking advantage of eBay’s same-day delivery service: “A recent piece on EcommerceBytes.com pointed out that while eBay Now promotes deliveries from local brick and mortar stores, those listed on the site are units of large chains. Company … Read More

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Omnichannel Remains a Challenge for Retailers – RetailingToday

While consumers want omnichannel shopping options, retailers aren’t yet ready to meet the demand: “Retailers view omnichannel maturity as a key brand differentiator for their companies, and improving their ability to provide customers with a seamless shopping experience across all … Read More

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Speculation on Amazon’s Streaming Technology – TechCrunch

Amazon ramps up its streaming gaming and video technology: “Offering streaming gaming would provide a huge competitive advantage over its rivals in the set top box space, both large and small, and OnLive’s failure wasn’t due to a lack of … Read More

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Walmart Developing Cross-Channel Sales – Twice.com

Walmart is taking advantage of its physical presence in communities to develop innovative product delivery logistics: “The effort is anchored by an initiative called “tethering” that connects the online and brick-and-mortar channels to Walmart’s vast distribution network. The objective, Walmart … Read More

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Amazon Expands Sunday Delivery Service – RetailWire.com

Amazon plans to expand its same-day delivery service into Southern Illinois: “Back in November, Amazon announced it would begin the rollout of its Sunday service in New York and Los Angeles, with other markets including Dallas, Houston, New Orleans, Phoenix … Read More

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