Walmart Opts For Free, Faster Shipping On NecessitiesWalmart is replacing a program that offered free shipping but had an annual fee with one that has a lower free shipping threshold and faster delivery as it hopes to answer Amazon's powerful Prime membership success.
Walmart Buying Online Retailer Newcomer Jet.comWalmart has agreed to buy fast-growing online retail newcomer Jet.com, which had launched with a splash a year ago when it announced its intention to challenge online leader Amazon.
Ahead Of Amazon Prime Day, Wal-Mart Tries To Move InWal-Mart is trying to get a jump on Amazon's second annual sales bonanza. The world's largest retailer is offering a free 30-day trial on its two-day unlimited shipping service, and an extra month free for paying members.
Everyone Loves Same-Day Delivery, Until They Have To PayEveryone likes the idea of same-day delivery. But who wants to pay for it? That's the problem merchants face as the busy holiday shopping season approaches.
"Green Monday" A "Trigger Day" For ShoppersToday is "Green Monday," one of the biggest online shopping days of the year. And today is also the busiest day for shippers nationwide.