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AuthorChris Walton

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."

Walmart’s Alphabot Robot Is The Beautiful First Letter Of A New Retail Language | Forbes

Forbes Contributor and Former VP Target Store of the Future Chris Walton discusses why Walmart should be applauded for its planned experimentation with Alphabot, its new robotic grocery retrieval system. … Continue Reading Walmart’s Alphabot Robot Is The Beautiful First Letter Of A New Retail Language | Forbes