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Walmart launches GoLocal delivery business

Walmart launches GoLocal delivery business

BENTONVILLE, Ark. — Walmart is turning its delivery expertise and infrastructure into a service that other companies can tap into to serve their own customers. On Tuesday the retailer launched Walmart GoLocal, which is billed as a white label delivery service available to other businesses of all sizes. The move is part of Walmart’s strategy

E-commerce fueling new delivery options

NEW YORK — As many retail executives have predicted, the massively accelerated consumer shift to e-commerce triggered by the COVID-19 pandemic shows no signs of reversing itself. On the contrary, the convenience of home delivery and curbside pickup is fueling shoppers’ desire for ever-faster fulfillment, and major retailers across trade classes are responding with enhanced

Walgreens teams up with DoorDash

Walgreens teams up with DoorDash

DEERFIELD, Ill. — Walgreens and DoorDash on Thursday began offering on-demand delivery to customers in Chicago, Atlanta and Denver. By the end of summer, Walgreens and DoorDash plan to offer more than 5,000 items for delivery on the DoorDash platform and will expand the service to other major markets. starting with Cincinnati, Cleveland, Minneapolis, Oklahoma

CVS goes live with same-day Rx delivery in Manhattan

CVS goes live with same-day Rx delivery in Manhattan

WOONSOCKET, R.I. — CVS Pharmacy this week launched free, same-day delivery for prescription drugs and certain over-the-counter products in Manhattan. CVS said Wednesday that the delivery service is being offered at all locations in Manhattan. Prescriptions and O-T-C items can be delivered directly from CVS Pharmacy in secure, tamper-proof packaging to the customer’s door. O-T-C

Walmart acquires delivery company Parcel

Walmart acquires delivery company Parcel

BENTONVILLE, Ark. —Walmart has acquired Parcel, a company specializing in same-day delivery of perishable and non-perishable goods to customers in New York City. “Delivery is increasingly one of the most important elements for today’s online shoppers, as demands for speed, flexibility, and reliability continue to grow,” Nate Faust, senior vice president, Walmart U.S. e-commerce supply