Wal-Mart invited employees to deliver the orders on the way home

Moscow. June 2. INTERFAX.RU – the world’s Biggest retailer Wal-Mart Stores Inc. offers employees to deliver orders made by customers through its online store, on the way home.

As stated in the official company blog, your employees can deliver on their own machines after the completion of the work shift and earn more money. While the program operates in a test mode at three stores in Arkansas and new Jersey.

At Wal-Mart more than 4.7 thousand stores in the U.S. and more than 1 million employees, and now the retailer wants to use these resources to expand the competition with such leaders of e-Commerce as Amazon.com Inc. For 90% of the US population within 16 km there is at least one Wal-Mart.

According to estimates by EMarketer, the spending of Americans in online shopping this year will increase by 16%, to $462 billion, while the growth rate of costs in ordinary shops will be four times less.