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Walmart has something Amazon doesn’t to safeguard against holiday shipping delays: a network of brick-and-mortar stores that will serve as last-mile fulfillment centres

Walmart’s physical retail stores could give it a key advantage over Amazon during the holiday shopping rush. With industry experts expecting massive shipping delays thanks to a spike in online shopping amid the pandemic, both Amazon and Walmart are urging in-person order pick-ups. While Amazon has some brick-and-mortar stores plus […]
Walmart has something Amazon doesn’t to safeguard against holiday shipping delays: a network of brick-and-mortar stores that will serve as last-mile fulfillment centres
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Target just launched a slew of new safety procedures for the holidays, including new technology that lets customers check for lines outside of stores and reserve spots if needed

Target will now monitor lines outside stores in the case that a store is at capacity, and customers can reserve a spot in line. The retailer will also expand curbside and in-store pickup in order to accommodate holiday shoppers. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. On Thursday, Target unveiled […]
Target just launched a slew of new safety procedures for the holidays, including new technology that lets customers check for lines outside of stores and reserve spots if needed
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How bars and restaurants should adapt to the coronavirus

As restaurants and bars reopen during the coronavirus pandemic, the US Centres for Disease Control and Prevention has issued non-binding guidance for how to dine out, while minimising infection risk. The CDC says the safest way to eat out is to get delivery or takeout. If you decide to dine […]
How bars and restaurants should adapt to the coronavirus
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Industry experts say all restaurant owners should do these 7 things to stay afloat and boost sales during the coronavirus pandemic

Business Insider hosted a SPOTLIGHT digital live event with restaurant industry leaders last week, moderated by retail correspondent Kate Taylor. The event featured Checkers CEO Frances Allen, Raising Cane’s founder and CEO Todd Graves, and chain restaurant analyst John Gordon. The speakers identified seven vital strategies that restaurants have been […]
Industry experts say all restaurant owners should do these 7 things to stay afloat and boost sales during the coronavirus pandemic
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Walmart is winning the race to dominate a $35 billion business

Walmart is crushing the curbside delivery game. A report from financial services firm Cowen and Company crowned the retail giant the winner of curbside fulfillment. The report found that 11% to 13% of Walmart customers currently use the service. Walmart is kicking its competition to the curb, according to a […]
Walmart is winning the race to dominate a $35 billion business