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Target May Create Its Own Mobile Payment System
Mobile Payments

Target May Create Its Own Mobile Payment System

Company looking into taking on Walmart, Apple, Samsung and Android in the mobile payments space, according to reports.
'Walmart Pay' Is the Newest Mobile Payment Option
Mobile Payments

'Walmart Pay' Is the Newest Mobile Payment Option

Wal-Mart is the first U.S. retailer to offer its own payment feature. It is expected to be available throughout the country in 2016.
As Amazon Prime Becomes More Popular, the Threat to Walmart, Target Grows
Amazon

As Amazon Prime Becomes More Popular, the Threat to Walmart, Target Grows

The service currently has almost 41 million members, according to a new survey.
Phil Wahba
At Wal-Mart, Cyber Monday Now Starts on Sunday
Wal-Mart

At Wal-Mart, Cyber Monday Now Starts on Sunday

The world's largest retailer has decided to launch 2,000 online-only specials at 8 p.m. ET on Sunday.
Wal-Mart Wants to Test Delivery Drones
Retail

Wal-Mart Wants to Test Delivery Drones

Looking to go head-to-head with Amazon, the world's largest retailer applied for permission to test drones for delivery, pickup and checking warehouse inventories.
Walmart Will No Longer Sell Semi-Automatic Weapons
Walmart

Walmart Will No Longer Sell Semi-Automatic Weapons

The nation's biggest retailer said the move was a result of sluggish demand.
Amazon's 'Prime Day' Is Looking Like a Win for WalMart
Amazon

Amazon's 'Prime Day' Is Looking Like a Win for WalMart

Amazon's promise of a discount bonanza disappointed Prime members and served to showcase WalMart's discounting dominance.
Mark Harrington
Christmas in July: Walmart, Amazon Throw Down in Epic Discount Battle
Ecommerce

Christmas in July: Walmart, Amazon Throw Down in Epic Discount Battle

Given competing sales from two of the world's biggest retailers, other businesses may be bound for slow traffic this week.
Geoff Weiss
Filling an Order From Walmart Felt Fantastic, But I Made 3 Mistakes
Mistakes

Filling an Order From Walmart Felt Fantastic, But I Made 3 Mistakes

When you launch a business, it's best to prepare for the best-case scenarios as well.
Stephen Key
Wal-Mart to Spend $1 Billion Raising Employee Pay to at Least $9 an Hour
Minimum Wage

Wal-Mart to Spend $1 Billion Raising Employee Pay to at Least $9 an Hour

Nearly half a million Wal-Mart workers are about to get a raise.
Kate Taylor
Walmart Is Piloting an Exchange Program for Your Unwanted Holiday Gift Cards
Gift Cards

Walmart Is Piloting an Exchange Program for Your Unwanted Holiday Gift Cards

Shoppers can now cash in gift cards from roughly 200 retailers, airlines and restaurants in exchange for a Walmart card.
Geoff Weiss
U.S. Wage Hikes to Impact a Third of Walmart Stores
Minimum Wage

U.S. Wage Hikes to Impact a Third of Walmart Stores

The world's largest retailer will adjust salaries in more than 1,400 locations due to minimum-wage hikes across the U.S.
Cyber Monday Set a Record as the Biggest Online Sales Day in the U.S.
Cyber Monday

Cyber Monday Set a Record as the Biggest Online Sales Day in the U.S.

Despite dismal forecasts, ecommerce sales on the Monday after Thanksgiving topped $2 billion.
Laura Entis