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RETAIL INTIMACY 2.0 (PART 1)

Winning at
Walmart.com

In collaboration with:

As the retailer steps up its e-commerce game,
marketers must do their part to help create
a better overall shopping experience.
By Michael Applebaum

O

ver the past 12 months, the storylines in the ongoing struggle
for e-commerce supremacy
among the nation's top retailers have taken a number of twists and
turns. One of the more intriguing subplots emerged earlier this year when
the shipping wars heated up between
Walmart and Amazon.com. On Jan. 31,
2017, Walmart sent a shot across the
bow when it began offering free two-day
shipping on orders of $35 or more, replacing its previous subscription service
with a much broader offer on nearly 2
million products. Three weeks later, Amazon shot back, lowering the minimum
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threshold for free delivery to its nonPrime members to the same $35 level.
It was an unmistakable sign not only
of how intense the competition had become to win over internet shoppers,
whose already high expectations now
include shorter delivery windows at little
or no extra cost, but also just how quickly giants like Walmart and Amazon are
willing to change tactics in this rapidly
evolving retail environment.
Walmart is giving every indication that
it plans to remain agile as the entire industry adjusts to the reality that consumers no longer make binary "online" or "offline" choices in the ways that they shop,


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Shopper Marketing - May 2017 - Intro
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