Wal-Mart is testing same-day delivery of televisions, toys and other general merchandise bought online in a few U.S. markets as it tries to find new ways to keep up with competitors and to attract busy shoppers this holiday season.
The test of the "Walmart To Go" service began in Northern Virginia and
Philadelphia earlier this month and is set to expand to Minneapolis on
Tuesday, Walmart U.S. said. Walmart then plans to expand the test to
California's San Jose/San Francisco market in late October or early
In the new test, shoppers in the Northern Virginia, Philadelphia and
Minneapolis markets can pay a $10 flat fee for same-day delivery of
items picked from general merchandise items carried in local stores.
Customers can chose an unlimited number of those items.WalmartToGo.
With Walmart locations already being so convenient, do you expect a demand for the "Walmart-To-Go" service?