Walmart Shrinks To Dot Com Store
- Walmart is known as a "big box" store but inside Walmart's newest experiment, there is a hardly room for any big boxes. "Walmart.com" opened on November 1 in a San Diego mall. It is a typical store front space with big screen TV's on the wall, some computers and tablets on the desks and toys on a shelf. But the idea isn't to sell the TV's and toys in the store but to direct customers to shop online.
Maximizing their profits ... hoping they can lay off 80% of their staff, close most if not all shops and just have an automated warehouse or even better, ship straight from China.