Walmart is back in build-out mode. Last year, the retailer rolled out 200 Pickup Towers across its vast store fleet — and at least another 500 are on their way.
At Shoptalk last month, Walmart e-commerce chief Marc Lore said to expect in-store pickup options at 2,200 stores by the end of the year. Pickup Lockers will also roll out in some stores to give customers the option of picking up larger orders.
On the topic, the discussion forum RetailWire asked its BrainTrust panel of retail experts the following questions: