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Marc Lore’s Latest Grocery Delivery PR Stunt Arrives As An Edsel Disguised As Sam Walton’s 1979 Pickup Truck | Forbes

I recently published a new post on Forbes titled, “Marc Lore’s Latest Grocery Delivery PR Stunt Arrives As An Edsel Disguised As Sam Walton’s 1979 Pickup Truck”

A quick excerpt —
Despite Walmart’s recent success, Marc Lore’s innovation trail at Walmart leaves much to be desired, and his recent PR stunt to launch grocery delivery into customers’ homes may be the sell job on which history looks back and laughs the most.

Read the entire article via Forbes here
https://www.forbes.com/sites/christopherwalton/2019/06/12/marc-lores-latest-grocery-delivery-pr-stunt-arrives-as-an-edsel-disguised-as-sam-waltons-1979-pickup-truck/

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."

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