Tag: e-commerce growth

News & Trends

Holiday sales growth could top 5%

September 17, 2019

Via: Retail Dive

Early prognostications of holiday retail sales are coming in fairly bullish, but some are accompanied by asterisks. For one thing, the relatively steep year-over-year climbs are due in part to the disappointment of late last year, and not just to […]

FMCG products, Retail Types

FreshDirect’s New Facility Is Driving Its E-Commerce Growth

March 25, 2019

Via: Retail Info Systems News

FreshDirect moved into a new campus last July to help it scale its unique digital experience. RIS’ sister brand Progressive Grocer was invited to FreshDirect’s new Bronx, NY, campus to check out the pure-play e-grocer’s new home. After a tour […]

Retail Types, Stores

Walmart e-commerce sales grow 43%

February 19, 2019

Via: Retail Dive

Despite worrying holiday metrics recently reported by the Census Bureau, Walmart didn’t have a problem driving customers to its stores or website. CEO Doug McMillon said the company’s positive report is thanks in part to a favorable economic environment, as […]

News & Trends

Walmart e-commerce growth rebounds

May 17, 2018

Via: Retail Dive

After last quarter’s lackluster e-commerce growth, analysts began to wonder if Walmart e-commerce chief Marc Lore was losing his touch, or even if he might leave the company (a notion he has publicly shot down multiple times). In the first […]

Retail Types, Stores

Walmart pummeled on slower e-commerce growth

February 20, 2018

Via: Retail Dive

It’s worth pausing to at least try to comprehend the mind boggling size of Walmart — which for years has sat at the top of the Fortune 500. Last year, the retail behemoth brought in half a trillion dollars. That’s […]