Wal-Mart recently announced that it was adding lockers to many of its stores to enable same-day pickup of items ordered online. In this video, Fool contributor Chuck Saletta talks about how that strategy copycats one that Amazon.com has already launched and notes that if Wal-Mart really wants to win, it needs to think leapfrog instead.
Can Wal-Mart really win?
To learn about two retailers with especially good prospects, take a look at The Motley Fool's special free report: "The Death of Wal-Mart: The Real Cash Kings Changing the Face of Retail." In it, you'll see how these two cash kings are able to consistently outperform and how they're planning to ride the waves of retail's changing tide. You can access it by clicking here.
The article How Wal-Mart Can Battle Amazon.com in e-Commerce originally appeared on Fool.com.
Chuck Saletta does not directly own any stocks mentioned in this article, but his wife owns shares of Kroger. The Motley Fool recommends and owns shares of Amazon.com. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.
Copyright © 1995 - 2013 The Motley Fool, LLC. All rights reserved. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.