Walmart's store associates can now place item orders for customers from Walmart.com via app, allowing consumers to order and pay for online items, including those sold out or unavailable on shelves, in store.
Cycling brand Rapha may have seemed to be riding high a few months ago when it was bought by Walmart heirs Steuart and Tom Walton, but it has been struggling of late and posted a £20m loss in its latest set of accounts.
Adidas has announced the appointment of a new chief information officer. Fumbi Chima will take over the management of the IT department on 1 January, and report to chief financial officer Harm Ohlmeyer.
States are passing laws requiring online sellers to collect and remit sales taxes - including laws covering spending online during the holiday shopping season. But analysts say this might not give states what they hope.