Walmart and Amazon are battling for retail’s future. Is anyone else in the running?

June 24, 2017

Image: Getty Images How do you compete with Amazon and Walmart? That’s the question ringing in the ears of everyone who works in U.S. retail. Amazon’s blockbuster $ 13.7 billion batch to buy Whole Foods solid the notion that the retail monster is not material to merely reign ecommerceit’s coming for your real-world places too. Walmart is attacking from the other direction. Already was set up by the dominant U.S….

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Crunch Report | Amazon Bids to Buy Whole Foods for $13.7 Billion

June 18, 2017

Amazon is devouring Whole Foods for $13.7 billion Chinas Mobike causes $600 M to expand its bicycles on-demand service worldwide Credits Written by : Tito Hamze, John Mannes Hosted by : Tito Hamze Filmed by : Tito Hamze Edited by: Chris Gates Notes : < li> I dont know what to wear on Crunch Report( Its a hard decision and I suck at dressing myself ). If you are a…

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What will Amazon do with Whole Foods? Here are 5 possibilities

June 18, 2017

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos comes out on top once again.Image: CHIP SOMODEVILLA/GETTY IMAGES On paper, Amazon just bought a struggling overpriced grocery chain for more than $13 billion. But the online retail giant sees much more in Whole Foods than a simple supermarket. Jeff Bezos’ sprawling retail empire will no doubt squeeze every last cent out of Whole Foods’ various assets in ways that only a company as large as…

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Amazon wants to become Walmart before Walmart can become Amazon

June 17, 2017

The future of retail will be a combination of both online e-commerce and a brick-and-mortar retail existence as recent moves from both Walmart and Amazon have shown, including todays back-to-back proclamations from the two contenders, which accompanies Amazon buying a chain of popular grocery stores with aWhole Foods slew for $13.7 billion, and Walmart picking up yet another online garment merchant with Bonobos for $310 million. Walmart is the only…

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Amazon is now worth two Walmartsand isn’t about to slow down

June 1, 2017

Jeff Bezo's Amazon is coming, take cover Australia!Image: DAVID RYDER/GETTY IMAGES It’s pretty much Amazon’s world, we’re all just shopping in it. Shares in the ecommerce company hit $1,000 on Tuesday morning, a first for the company that Jeff Bezos started back in 1994. So is $1,000 just a nice, round number? Pretty much, yes. It doesn’t mean all that much. To put the number in context, Amazon shares would…

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