Less than a week ago, Gibu Thomas, Senior VP for Mobile and Digital Walmart gave an interview to Forbes on Walmart Vs Amazon’s competition in the digital segment.
“Thomas contends that increasingly the entire retail business at Walmart is digital, as people use mobile devices not just to shop, but to affect the way you shop in stores” – Eric Savitz, Forbes Staff
This is a Link to his Interview LINK
5 days later, that’s less than a week, Walmart.ca servers cannot handle the load on black Friday and the website is down.
Either that is just the worst coincidence or that Walmart as a brand still has a long way to go to compete with Amazon.