The Empire Strikes Back: Fight to be the Biggest R-etailer
Walmart, the world's biggest retailer, is ramping up its e-commerce capability to take on Amazon. Walmart purchased Jet.com, the fastest growing online retailer, recently. Walmart has also heavily invested in its logistics with new automated product sorting and tracking technology to compete with Amazon. Walmart has acquired several e-commerce startups since 2011.
Walmart means to cause disruption to the disruptor, Amazon.