Posts Tagged: walmart


Is this Flipkart’s secret weapon to beat Amazon?

The Indian ecommerce cauldron is simmering. On one hand, there’s market consolidation — Flipkart, the largest etailer in the cou...

  • June 16, 2014
  • at 12:13 pm
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Amazon’s first ever investment in China is an online fresh food grocer, could signal AmazonFresh expansion

This is the first time Amazon has ever invested in a Chinese company. The move mirrors Walmart's (NYSE:WMT) majority stake in Yihaodian.

  • May 20, 2014
  • at 2:40 pm
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China’s Yihaodian Plans 1,000 Virtual AR Supermarkets Where You’ll Shop With Your Smartphone’s Camera

At a press conference earlier today, China’s biggest food e-commerce site, Yihaodian, announced plans to form 1,000 virtual supermarkets a...

  • October 15, 2012
  • at 9:22 pm
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Walmart Now Owns a Controlling Share of Yihaodian

Fans of Walmart (NYSE:WMT) or Chinese e-commerce site Yihaodian may recall that back in February, Walmart announced its intentions to up its...

  • August 15, 2012
  • at 2:27 am
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Walmart and Yihaodian Seal the Deal, Aim to Work Together

Walmart has finally sealed the deal on its investment in Chinese e-commerce site We reported on its announcement back in May ...

  • August 26, 2011
  • at 12:00 pm
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Alibaba Invests $4 Billion and May Surpass Walmart in Sales

Alibaba Group and its financing partners plan to invest 30 billion yuan ($4.5 billion USD) to build warehouses across China. The reason? Ali...

  • January 21, 2011
  • at 1:19 am
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Walmart Dominates The World [INFOGRAPHIC]

Walmart, the retail behemoth is one of the greatest success stories in today’s business arena. It has over 100 million customers per week,...

  • July 5, 2010
  • at 12:10 am
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Top 10 Most Talked About Brands In 2009

According to Zeta Interactive, the most talked about brand in 2009 is Microsoft. While Twitter might suggest otherwise, the aggregated onlin...

  • December 17, 2009
  • at 1:19 am
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Walmart to join ecommerce war in India with launch of online marketplace in July

Walmart (NYSE:WMT) will launch a business-to-business (B2B) ecommerce site in Lucknow and Hyderabad in the first week of July, Reuters repor...

  • June 13, 2014
  • at 10:22 pm
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Walmart’s online supermarket for China saw $1.9 billion in sales in 2013

In 2013, China had an estimated 270 million e-shoppers who spent about $180 billion on stuff. Inevitably, some of those are buying groceries...

  • January 16, 2014
  • at 12:40 pm
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Walmart and Yihaodian Forced to Reorganize After China Anti-Monopoly Ruling

US retail giant Walmart (NYSE:WMT) secured its controlling stake in Yihaodian, China’s biggest food e-commerce site, this summer. But ...

  • October 11, 2012
  • at 12:10 pm
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Walmart Ups Its Investment in China’s Yihaodian, Seeks a Majority Stake

American retail giant Walmart (NYSE:WMT) has taken a majority stake in the Chinese e-commerce site Yihaodian, it has been confirmed today. I...

  • February 20, 2012
  • at 12:45 pm
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Walmart Invests in Yihaodian, a Fast Growing E-Commerce Site in China

After its investment in in December last year, Walmart has moved to invest another Chinese e-commerce site. This time around, the...

  • May 16, 2011
  • at 11:51 pm
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Walmart Follows Groupon Model On Facebook

Walmart recently introduced a new feature on its Facebook fanpage, called the Crowdsaver. This new Walmart’s Facebook initiative basically...

  • November 2, 2010
  • at 10:30 am
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Walmart’s Clown Ad: 1.7 Million Views In A Week

Walmart’s clown ad claimed top spot in AdAge‘s weekly viral chart with more than 1.7 million views on the web last week, overtak...

  • February 5, 2010
  • at 11:27 pm
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Blooper: Walmart Sells All Nude Calendar?!

Wendy McNaughton was surfing around when she came across a 2010 “All About the Boys” calendar. And I am guessing she...

  • December 17, 2009
  • at 12:18 am
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