Month: August 2016

Jet.com Wal-Mart

Can Jet.com Fuel Wal-Mart’s Online Growth?

Can Jet.com Fuel Wal-Mart’s Online Growth? Barbara Kahn and Mark Cohen on Wal-Mart’s purchase of Jet.com  Wal-Mart this week brought more muscle to its competition with Amazon by buying online shopping site Jet.com. Wal-Mart Stores will pay $3.3 billion for the two-year-old Hoboken-based firm. Jet.com’s “gain sharing” business model revolves around persuading customers to bunch… (more…)

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