Walmart

GOLDMAN SACHS: There's a split in retail, and only 2 types of stores will survive

From RadioShack to CVS, Sears to JCPenney, over 6,000 retail stores have closed their doors this year.<p>In the same period, Amazon’s stock price skyrocketed over 31% as consumers increasingly opt for its seemingly limitless selection and quick shipping.<p>But not all is lost for the remaining …

Trends

Google And Walmart Announce A Partnership To Take On Amazon

Walmart is really a one-stop shop for most consumers. However, no matter they do, they haven’t been able to truly turn their status as the world’s largest retailer into online domination the way Amazon has. That might soon change as Walmart is set to partner with Google in order to expand its …

Amazon

Why Amazon Should Sweat Google’s Wal-Mart Deal

Two of Amazon’s rivals are becoming friends, and there’s reason for the tech giant to worry.<p>Google announced Tuesday night that it would be …

Amazon

Wal-Mart to offer voice-shopping

Wal-Mart (NYSE:WMT) is about to encroach even further on to Amazon's (NASDAQ:AMZN) turf, as it looks to to advance its e-commerce operations and stay …

Business

Wal-Mart, Google Team Up to Take on Amazon

Arun Sundararajan, NYU Stern School of Business professor, and Bloomberg's Matt Townsend discuss Wal-Mart Stores Inc. teaming up with Google to let …

Business

Walmart teams up with Google to take on Amazon

Under a new partnership with Google, Walmart will allow shoppers to make purchases through the voice-activated device Google Home, the Google Express app or its website. Newslook

Business

Wal-Mart, Kroger, Dole, Driscoll’s join blockchain collaboration

Kroger, Wal-Mart, Dole and Driscoll’s are joining several other companies for a collaboration on blockchain technology.<p>The organizations will work …

21st Century

Wal-Mart and Google Team Up to Challenge Amazon

The retail giant will join Google Express, adding hundreds of thousands of items to the online-shopping marketplace<p>Google and Wal-Mart Stores Inc. are joining forces in a partnership that includes enabling voice-ordered purchases from the retail giant on Google’s virtual assistant, challenging …

eCommerce

Wal-Mart and Google team up to take on Amazon

It’s more Battle of the Titans than David and Goliath: Wal-Mart, the world’s biggest retailer, and internet giant Google are teaming up in an attempt to beat Amazon at its own game.<p>Amazon has long dominated global e-commerce across multiple sectors, and recently muscled in on the online groceries …

Amazon

Cramer unveils FANG's weakest link

With Amazon's stock down over 125 basis points from its high, CNBC's Jim Cramer couldn't help but wonder if the e-commerce giant was the most …

Stocks

Finding Hope In Retail

Retail is beaten down.<p>But don’t be fooled, it might be worse than you think.<p>There might be one retailer worth keeping an eye on.<p><i>By Matthew …

Business

Google and Walmart in a joint offensive against Amazon

Walmart and Google are escalating a fierce battle to own virtual assistant shopping, jointly challenging Amazon's towering dominance over the …

Fortune 500

Lowe's and Stryker fall while Express and Wal-Mart rise

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Wednesday:<p>Lowe's Cos., down $2.81 to $73.01<p>The home improvement retailer fell short of expectations in the second quarter and gave a weak profit forecast.<p>Cree Inc., down 82 cents to $22.21<p>The energy efficient lighting maker …

Business

Walmart, Google partner to compete against Amazon

A rally in tech stocks boosted the markets overall yesterday. The Dow saw its best day since April, rising 196 points. The Nasdaq added 84. Today could be a different story, with Wall Street dropping on Trump’s comments from his rally in Phoenix, Arizona.<p>Walmart (WMT) and Google (GOOGL) are …

Business

Google and Walmart are joining forces to take on Amazon

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The Tricky Task of Tracking Tencent's Earnings

Hello, this is Lulu. When it comes to accounting for investments, Tencent and Alibaba play by different rules.<p>This past quarter Tencent surprised …

Business

Food Retail: A Primer On The Industry With A Focus On Wal-Mart

The food retailing industry is mature, highly competitive, and in full change.<p>E-commerce, organic foods, and customer experience are new trends that …

eCommerce

Google, Walmart team up to offer voice-activated shopping

Walmart is partnering with Google in an effort to dip its toes into the voice-shopping market as voice-activated devices become more mainstream, the …

Amazon

IBM Food Chain Takeover

IBM just announced a major blockchain collaboration to improve global food supply chain safety.<p>As a result, IBM has further positioned itself as a …

Business

One-year Sam’s Club Membership with $10 giftcard and more, just $45 ($83 value)

Sam’s Club now offers a one-year membership, $10 gift card, and $28 worth of coupons to start your tailgating out right this football season. Normally $45 for a membership alone, right now they’re giving you discounts on burgers, chips, veggie trays, and $10 more which almost eliminates the …

Frugal Living

Uber is teaming up with Walmart for grocery deliveries

In an attempt to keep up with competitors (and our own insatiable laziness), you can now get Walmart grocery deliveries—through Uber.<p>It works like …

Technology

Wal-Mart Nears a Pilot Deal to Offer Customers Installment Loans

The upstart financing firm is in talks to offer installment loans to some Wal-Mart shoppers<p>Upstart financing firm Affirm Inc. is in talks to offer installment loans to Wal-Mart Stores Inc. customers, said people familiar with the matter.<p>The development is the latest sign of retailers’ desire to …

21st Century

10 large companies team with IBM on blockchain for tracking supply chain, safety

<b>By Richa Naidu and Anna Irrera</b><p>CHICAGO/NEW YORK — Nestle SA, Unilever Plc, Tyson Foods Inc and other large food and retail companies have joined IBM’s …

Bitcoin

How Retailers Continue to Drop the SNES Classic Preorder Ball

Near the end of July, Walmart sent out in-stock alerts for the SNES Classic Edition. Thrilled beyond belief that I could lock in my preorder before …

SNES

SNES Classic Pre-Orders: Gamestop, Target, Wal-Mart Among Retailers Taking Console Orders

The SNES Classic is slated to be one of the biggest releases this holiday season and soon, buyers will be able to pre-order the mini retro console.<p>In …

SNES

McKinney's growth has attracted Costco

Costco Wholesale Club has closed on the purchased of 15.5 acres in McKinney's Headington Heights area and plans to build a store.<p>The company is in …

Fortune 500

Wal-Mart Not Expensive At $80 A Share

Operating margins may have thinned but the market will keep rewarding Wal-Mart for its growth intentions.<p>It is only a matter of time before Wal-Mart …

Stocks

Walmart, Target, Kroger Expanding Home-Delivery Tests

Even as Amazon plots new ways to make grocery home-delivery an option for more Americans, chains like Walmart, Target and Kroger are stepping up …

eCommerce

Retail wars take flight: Walmart applies for patent for blimp-style floating warehouse

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. has opened a new front in its battle with Amazon.com Inc.<p>The world’s largest retailer has applied for a U.S. patent for a …

eCommerce

Global Food Leaders Team With IBM on Blockchain | Investopedia

International Business Machines Corp. (IBM) has announced a new blockchain​ collaboration with nine leading global food giants including Wal-Mart …

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