The Omni Talk Fast Five is back!
This week Anne and Chris each create and share their own Fast Five headlines. They leave no stone unturned as they battle it out and discuss all the week’s Amazon news, Starbucks and Ele.me, Takeoff’s next pilot with Ahold Delhaize, Glossier’s new flagship store, Best Buy and Kroger going after Toys, Facebook Getting Its Macy’s on, 7-Eleven going scan-and-go, and CVS creating an Amazon Prime-like membership option.
It is quite the throwdown!
- (SoundCloud Podcast) Fast Five: Chris v. Anne Fast Five Throwdown
- (iTunes Podcast) Fast Five: Chris v. Anne Fast Five Throwdown
Be careful out there,
– Chris and the Omni Talk team
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Chris Walton is an accomplished Senior Executive with nearly 20 years of success within the retail and retail technology industries. He is well-versed in merchandising, store operations, inventory management, product design, forecasting, e-commerce, pricing and promotions, and tech product development.
Chris was most recently a Vice President with Target, where he led the retailer’s Store of the Future project and also ran the Target’s home furnishing division for e-commerce. He previously worked for GAP, Inc., as a Distribution Analyst and Manager.
Chris holds a BA in Economics and History from Stanford University, and a MBA from Harvard Business School.
He likes to dress as Darth Vader for Halloween, and his wife also frequently asks him to ask Alexa, "to turn off the music."