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Walmart has signed a deal with Firework to launch Walmart Connect, the Big Box retailer’s closed loop omnichannel media business of Walmart in order to bring livestream and premium shoppable… The post Walmart taps Firework for livestream shopping capabilities appeared first on Latest Retail Technology News From Across The Globe – Charged.
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Firework has signed a partnership agreement with Walmart Connect, a closed loop omnichannel media business of Walmart, to bring livestream and premium shoppable video content to the retail giant’s offering. Walmart Connect is aiming to bring shoppable, short form, social media style videos to its own digital properties while also making them available to advertisers. […]
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Consumers who turned to online shopping during the pandemic have chosen to stay there, with those returning to in-store relying on online research to guide their decisions. Consumers realized the importance of “connection” and were forced to adapt and connect in new ways including social feeds, livestreaming, mobile and more, specifically across video and connected […]
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Walmart Connect Update – positive feedback in light of cost pressures brands are facing: In our latest Walmart Connect Update, we take a look at how brands are investing into the platform given macroeconomic pressures. Overall we’ve seen that brands are still investing on budget given the high conversion rate of retail media investments and an […]
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Business Insider reports that Amazon and Walmart “are gunning to build big ad businesses — putting them in direct competition with other tech and ad companies for talent.  These retailers need people with deep experience working with advertisers, and are finding them by raiding tech as well as traditional media and advertising companies.” According to […]
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BENTONVILLE, Ark., and MISSISSAUGA, Ont., Aug. 30, 2022 — Offering Canadian companies a straightforward way to expand stateside, Walmart is recruiting Canada-based sellers to join its flagship U.S. Marketplace and serve a growing base of more than 120 million loyal online shoppers each month.Entrepreneurs and e-commerce sellers interested in being among the first to explore […]
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Advertising Age reports that Walmart is expected to announce later today “a full-fledged loyalty program with the launch of Walmart Rewards, which gives customers cash back via supplier-funded deals that could help the retailer capture data from tens of millions of additional people.” According to the story, the program is “an outgrowth of Walmart’s previous […]
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At Walmart, everything we do is in service of the customer. Sam Walton used to say, “Give customers what they want, and a little more.” This is our ambition with Walmart+ — to offer a suite of benefits and services that are additive for our members. And as the needs of our members evolve, we […]
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The CPG Guys, PVSB and Sri are joined in this episode by Monica Belsito, Chief Marketing Officer at Lola, the first lifelong brand for reproductive health. They’re dedicated to providing consumers with an ever-expanding portfolio of trusted products and candid information for you to make deliberate decisions about your reproductive health. From your first period […]
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Consumers are dynamic not static.  While most Americans prefer to wait, watch, and wonder when they will adopt a new food product or technology. Most wait until their friends have tried it and they get a personal recommendation according to Steven Johnson, Grocerant Guru® at Tacoma, WA based Foodservice Solutions®.  In fact, 56.7% of consumers […]
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The CPG Guys, Sri & PVSB, are joined in this episode by Whitney Cooper, Senior Director of Omnichannel Transformation & Commercialization Follow Whitney Cooper on LinkedIn at: Follow Walmart on LinkedIn at: Follow Walmart Connect on LinkedIn at: Walmart online at: http://walmart.comFollow Walmart Connect online at: This episode is sponsored by NielsenIQ […]
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The CPG Guys, Sri & PVSB, are joined in this episode by Seth Dallaire, the Chief Revenue Officer at Walmart where he oversees Walmart Connect, Walmart Luminate & Walmart +. Follow Seth Dallaire on LinkedIn at: Walmart on LinkedIn at: Follow Walmart Connect on LinkedIn at: Walmart online at: http://walmart.comFollow Walmart Connect […]
  1. Channel: Ecommerce & Digital
Retailers facing growing capacity constraints; Amazon looks well positioned vs. peers:Our team recently published a report focusing on the growing capacity constraints across retailers which we anticipate will likely drive markdowns and replenishment cuts across categories. Our research points to mounting capacity constraints impacting stores and distribution centers in recent weeks. Capacity issues appear to […]
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Walmart Connect (WMC) recently unveiled several new enhancements to the search-relevancy algorithm impacting advertisers big and small. 128-Barrier Has Been Removed Previously, advertised items had to fall within the top 128 organic search results to be eligible for serving sponsored products in-grid. The 128-barrier has been removed so that any item, regardless of organic search […]
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At Walmart, we’re all about saving people money so they can live better, but saving money is not only for our customers. Starting today, we’ve launched New-Seller Savings, a limited-time Walmart Marketplace promotion exclusive to new sellers. Walmart eCommerce has seen tremendous growth in the past two years, and for sellers, big and small, looking […]
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Now is an incredibly transformative time in retail. Customers’ needs and how they choose to shop are rapidly evolving, and the opportunities to serve them are infinite. All of us across Walmart are focused on meeting our customers wherever and however they want to shop. At Walmart Connect, the U.S. arm of Walmart’s global advertising […]
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The CPG Guys, PVSB and Sri are joined in this episode by Matthew A. Smith, director, marketplace strategy & business development for food, consumables, health & wellness at Walmart Marketplace, the 3P online seller marketplace at the world’s most elite retailer. Follow Matthew on LinkedIn at: Walmart Marketplace on LinkedIn at: Walmart Marketplace […]
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The CPG Guys, PVSB and Sri are joined in this episode by Kara Rousseau, VP, Head of Marketing at Walmart Connect, the closed loop omnichannel media business of America’s largest retailer. Follow Kara Rousseau on LinkedIn at: Walmart Connect on LinkedIn at: Walmart Connect online at: Kara answers these questions: 1) Turner […]
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Amazon released its Q4 earnings on February 3, which included the disclosure that Amazon had sold $31.1 billion in ads on its platform in 2021, making Amazon a bigger advertising platform than YouTube. Two weeks later, on February 17,
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BENTONVILLE, Ark. — Wal­mart U.S. president and chief executive officer John Furner this month announced a number of personnel moves, including the promotion of Tom Ward to executive vice president and chief e-commerce officer. Ward will succeed Casey Carl, who recently announced he was leaving the company. Furner announced Ward’s promotion in an internal memo […]
  1. Shopper & Customer
BENTONVILLE, Ark. — Wal­mart recruited Janey Whiteside three and a half years ago to fill the newly created position of chief customer officer, a title that came with a mandate to build innovative services and solutions that help customers live better. Janey Whiteside For Whiteside and her team, that meant getting to know customers better. […]
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Analytic Index Optimizes Walmart Offerings for Project Glass Analytic Index has been offering the markets most holistic analytics since the beginning of 2021, covering every category, and performance item/keyword. Later that year the offering was expanded to include the first-ever Walmart Online Pickup and Delivery analytics. 2021 has been a year of major transitions […]
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The CPG Guys, Sri & PVSB, are joined in this episode by Sara Goucher, Director of eCommerce at the Molson Coors Beverage Company. For more than two centuries Molson Coors has been brewing beverages that unite people for all of life’s moments. From Coors Light, Miller Lite, Molson Canadian, Carling and Staropramen to Coors Banquet, […]
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Ho Ho Ho! This week, The CPG Guys are joined by Whitney Cooper, Senior Director of Omnichannel Transformation in the Walmart Connect retail media unit of Walmart. Whitney is here to give us a preview of her highly-anticipated Holiday Gift Guide! Link to Whitney’s Holiday Gift Guide: Follow Whitney on LinkedIn at: Whitney […]
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After meaningfully ramping up Instacart advertising investments in 2021, our research suggests suppliers are planning for much less growth in ad spend in 2022. While brands remain quite pleased with ROAS, many are experiencing challenges in securing incremental funding given the growing competition for advertising dollars and the inability to attribute the spend back to […]
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Oct. 29, 2021 By Kara Rousseau, Vice President, Marketing, Walmart Connect After last year’s lockdowns, customers are putting their whole selves into making the holidays as magical as possible this season. That’s why Walmart is introducing the “Joy. Fully” campaign, to help customers lean into the things they missed last year and celebrate being fully […]
  1. Channel: Ecommerce & Digital
I’ve spent the majority of my career in the eCommerce industry, and a few themes have always held true: humans need tech to scale, data is only useful when turned into action, and of course, constant change. When Zhaohui and I set out to build Pacvue, I knew we couldn’t solve every eCommerce challenge overnight, […]

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Axios reports that “Walmart+ members in some U.S. markets will be able to schedule to have returns picked up from their doorsteps starting the first week in October … ‘Return Pickup from Home’ is scheduled by app.” Walmart says that “members won’t need to provide a box or a label – simply hand off the […]
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International Fresh Produce Association report gauges sector’s economic impact. The U.S. fresh produce and floral industries support 2.2 million total jobs across all 50 states and $120.1 billion in labor income, nearly reaching pre-COVID levels, according to an economic impact study conducted on behalf of the International Fresh Produce Association. The report highlights the significant role the […]