Walmart Says It Will Hire 20,000 New Supply Chain Associates

During the coronavirus pandemic, e-commerce took a great leap forward. Simultaneously, supply chains and manufacturing experienced huge disruptions to business as usual, disruptions that are still causing out of stocks and delays. To help keep its omnichannel business...

Walgreens Will Increase Hourly Minimum Wage to $15

By November of next year, Walgreens plans to be paying all its hourly employees a minimum hourly wage of $15. The wage hike will take place in phases. Walgreens joins many other retailers in raising wages and offering other incentives to work in stores and warehouses....

Target Expands Its Disney Store Concept

The Disney shop-in-shops are a hit, and Target is expanding the concept to more than 160 new locations. There are currently 53 of these Disney Stores at Target, and the roll-out will take place in time for the holidays. Target has been doubling down on the...

Best Buy’s Q2 Sales Rose Nearly 20%

Best Buy revealed second quarter results that show its pandemic gains are unlikely to fade any time soon. Sales rose nearly 20% as the habits consumers formed during the global health crisis continued to stick. Best Buy is still a go-to retailer for consumers’...

Walmart Will Launch Its Own White Label Delivery Business

Walmart has announced that it will soon sell its logistics and delivery services to other businesses. The name of the new program is Walmart GoLocal, and this is how it works: When a business receives an order from a customer, that business will alert Walmart, who...