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Walmart’s Highest Trades in Years

This has been a big week for Walmart. The company's shares are trading at amounts higher than they’ve seen since early 2015 - and just in the past few days, shares are over 4% higher. This impressive and promising improvement is a result of their announcement regarding their push for grocery ordering and pickup. Since the August 2016 acquisition, Walmart and Jet have both made steady improvements. Both companies help expand the other's horizons, and reach areas that neither [...]

Jet’s Unique Foundation

This summer, Jet and Walmart sent out multiple successful campaigns. These campaigns were specifically directed towards enhancing the 'online to offline' idea, where ecommerce meets storefronts. The campaigns involved products like groceries, fashion merchandise, and home décor. Through their efforts, Jet has made it clear that they are pushing to get ahead of competitor Amazon by becoming more popular and accessible in metropolitan areas. Like any house, a company cannot grow nearly as much without a strong foundation. [...]

Jet’s Partnership With Latch

Over the summer, Jet rolled out another campaign in New York City. Latch, a New York based lock company, was Jet's partner for the campaign. Latch is creating modern products that are revolutionizing the way that residents access their property. The campaign consisted of giving 1,000 of Jet's customers in New York City a new Latch product, paid for by Jet and Latch. The model that was used is the Latch R, which is considered a "smart access [...]

The Effect of Digital Marketing on Ecommerce

Slowly but surely, we're approaching 2018 and technology is changing by the day, the hour, and even the minute. Really – it's hard to keep up with it all. Modern technology is changing the way that producers and consumers interact and do business; so many transactions are being made online. Ecommerce is becoming increasingly popular because of its ease of access, convenience, and speed. If the marketplace is constantly changing and adapting, then a company's marketing strategy should [...]

Ecommerce Platforms Breaking Into The Grocery Industry

It’s no surprise that both Jet.com and Amazon are working to find their way into the food market. In the United States alone, the grocery industry is worth over $53 billion. In June of 2017, Amazon took a major step in getting into the food industry. Their acquisition of Whole Foods has been all over the headlines recently, as everyone is curious about how the new partnership will affect how we get our groceries. Amazon has been rolling out [...]

Benefits of Selling on Jet.com

In an industry dominated by powerhouses like Amazon and Ebay, Jet.com is rising as the new kid on the block. Jet.com was acquired by Walmart in August of 2016 as a result of a $3.3 billion deal, which has proven to be beneficial for both parties so far. After the merger, both companies kept their separate marketplaces serving their separate target markets. Jet.com offers great benefits for all kinds of sellers, especially new sellers working to establish their products in [...]

Why is Jet Unique?

Jet.com was using a technology to dynamically adjust prices as a customers shopped. The Jet system is designed to lower prices as the customer shops because the technology helps them calculate the cost to the company of the "free" shipping they are giving away. When customers clump orders together into fewer transactions it does more than drive up the "average check" figures. Large orders can be shipped more efficiently and the marginal cost of adding new items to the shipment [...]

How Jet is slowly becoming Amazon’s Biggest Rival

Pretty much anyone that is invested in ecommerce is aware of Marc Lore and his accomplishments. Once he sold Quidsi to Amazon, there wasn’t much news on him as he had now been working for Amazon. He then decided to leave Amazon and come up with its soon-to-be rival, Jet.com. Jet is growing at an alarming rate in the ecommerce market and doesn’t seem to be slowing down anytime soon. Marc had one vision with Jet and that was with [...]

ListonJet.com Continues to be Successful Despite Launching Less than a Year Ago

ListonJet.com has been around for about as long as Jet.com itself, which means we are coming up on our first year anniversary! Although we have only been around for less than a year, it’s safe to say we’ve made some great accomplishments thus far. FinancesOnline.com, which is well known for it’s great reviews of companies, just released a review of List on Jet. Included in this review is our phenomenal user satisfaction rate of 92%, as well as the positive and negative [...]

Jet.com to Deliver Fresh Groceries at Fraction of Price that Amazon Offers

Jet.com is continuing to make big moves in the e-commerce industry and recently so by adding fresh groceries to its line of offering. Ultimately, Jet will be delivering these groceries in either a day or two, depending on the location of customer. They’ve also added the benefit of free delivery for this service as long as the order is over $35. This may not seem that groundbreaking, but compared to the $299 yearly membership that Amazon offers it’s pretty [...]