Tag: online orders


BJ’s sees surging curbside pickup business

March 15, 2021

Via: Retail Dive

BJ’s has made a concerted effort to enhance its digital infrastructure and has seen that effort pay off handsomely over the past year, Eddy said at the UBS Global Consumer and Retail Virtual Conference. The result has been an online […]

Customer Engagement, Customer Experience

Retail marketers invest in livestreams to establish shopping’s ‘next normal’

January 22, 2021

Via: Retail Dive

Millions of Americans watch live videos or shop on their smartphones every day, and more frequently over the past year, they’re doing both simultaneously as marketers experiment with shoppable livestreams. The ready availability of the technology to produce a live […]

E-commerce, Others, Retail Types, Tech

Walmart turns four stores into e-commerce laboratories as online sales surge

October 29, 2020


Walmart is turning four of its stores into laboratories that test ways to turn the retailer’s huge physical footprint into a more powerful edge for e-commerce. The big-box giant said Thursday that it’s designating two stores near its headquarters in […]

E-commerce, Retail Types, Suppliers

Will curbside pickup be Costco’s Achilles heel?

September 25, 2020

Via: RetailWire

Costco’s membership business model certainly isn’t broken and so there doesn’t appear to be a need to fix it. That said, some believe that the biggest warehouse club in the land is in danger of losing sales to other retail […]

Customer Experience, FMCG products, Point of Purchase, Retail Types

Walmart Tests the Pickup-Only Waters

July 24, 2019

Via: Retail Info Systems News

Walmart opened the doors—or car lanes more aptly—this month to its first Pickup Point concept store. The 40,000-square-foot Walmart Pickup Point in Lincolnwood, IL, will fulfill online orders through pickup or delivery options, but shoppers will not be able to […]


Will Walmart woo holiday procrastinators with in-store pickup?

December 20, 2017

Via: Retail Dive

With Christmas just days away, it’s a toss up whether online orders will be delivered in time. But with more consumers browsing and buying from the comfort of their smartphone or desktop — and a significant number of last-minute sales […]

Customer Engagement, Customer Experience, News & Trends

War with Amazon sparks change at Walmart, Target

December 1, 2017

Via: Retail Dive

Target is a much smaller retailer than Walmart, with fewer stores and much less of a price focus. Walmart’s massive footprint and owned truck fleet accrue advantages to its brick-and-mortar and omnichannel operations, and its massive size also gives it […]

E-payment & Data Security, News & Trends, Tech, Uncategorized

Amazon devoured 55% of online Black Friday orders

November 28, 2017

Via: Retail Dive

It comes as little surprise that Amazon dominated the biggest holiday shopping reason of the year. However, hearing in real numbers just how much the e-commerce giant commanded this past weekend is still a bit startling. According to the stats […]