How Jet.com Prepared Walmart for the Coronavirus Pandemic

The 2016 acquisition made the retail giant an ecommerce player

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Jet gave Walmart talent and strategy. Jet
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Key insights:

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.”

@lisalacy lisa.lacy@adweek.com Lisa Lacy is a senior writer at Adweek, where she focuses on retail and the growing reach of Amazon.
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