How Jet.com Prepared Walmart for the Coronavirus Pandemic

The 2016 acquisition made the retail giant an ecommerce player

A photo of Jet.com boxes in a store
Jet gave Walmart talent and strategy. Jet

In Walmart’s Q1 earnings call this week, the retailer announced U.S. ecommerce sales were up 74% and it was discontinuing ecommerce platform Jet.com “due to continued strength of the Walmart.com brand.”

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