Motley Fool: 2 Reasons It May Be Time to Drop Amazon Prime

Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) has set the standard for delivery of online orders. The company made two-day shipping the norm, and now it’s leading the way into next-day delivery, forcing its chief rivals, Walmart (NYSE:WMT) and Target (NYSE:TGT), to follow. The company has…

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Motley Fool: Why Target Is Hitting, and Nordstrom Is Missing

In a retail landscape where Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) and Walmart (NYSE:WMT) loom large, and everyone else has to maneuver around them, Target (NYSE:TGT) is putting together a remarkably effective strategy. But if the discount chain has been making it look almost easy, with its eight…

Motley Fool: Yes, Robots Are Coming for Your Jobs — So You Better Have Skills

Walmart (NYSE:WMT) is now using robots to help employees track and shelve inventory, among other things. And while the company says that its machines won’t cost any human workers their jobs, smaller crews at the company’s stores would appear to…

Motley Fool: Walmart’s Answer to Amazon’s One-Day Shipping Launches

After Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) announced plans to “evolve” its Prime two-day shipping to one-day shipping during its first-quarter earnings call last month, it was only a matter of time before the big brick-and-mortar competitors stepped up to the challenge. Walmart (NYSE:WMT)…

Motley Fool: Asia’s Richest Man Takes on Amazon and Walmart

With a net worth of about $55 billion, Mukesh Ambani is one the world’s top billionaires and Asia’s richest person, according to Forbes. He’s also one of the most influential people in India as he leads Reliance Industries, a retail-to-refining conglomerate…