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More on Wal-Mart (WMT) vs. Amazon (previous): As Wal-Mart pushes harder to compete with Amazon...

More on Wal-Mart (WMT) vs. Amazon (previous): As Wal-Mart pushes harder to compete with Amazon online, a giant albatross hangs around its head with complicated extra layers of distribution adding to its costs. The retailer's online shipping costs come to around $5 to $7 per parcel compared to the $3 to $4 Amazon sees.
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  • Guardian3981
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    I remember once people claiming that Wal Mart was the king of logistics and costs.
    19 Jun 2013, 08:52 AM Reply Like
  • chopchop0
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    maybe not logistics in shipping, but def costs

     

    http://huff.to/RdEofU
    19 Jun 2013, 09:06 AM Reply Like
  • panjok2
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    Does anyone think wmt is heading up to stay or was it just a one day surge do to the federal reserve speculation?
    19 Jun 2013, 09:15 AM Reply Like
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