As Walmart takes a major step forward with its Scan & Go platforms and the Amazon Go store makes headlines, a significant upset might be coming to grocery retail now that these major players have the keys to push the grab-and-go strategy forward.
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Sam’s Club is ramping up for a nationwide rollout of its revamped Scan & Go mobile application this fall after a successful regional pilot, enabling in-store shoppers to use their smartphones to scan items and pay directly within the app instead of using the self-checkout lane.
Walmart is stiffening the competition in mobile delivery by partnering with Deliv, Uber and Lyft to provide grocery drop-offs for customers within test markets, in a low-risk test that may produce high reward.
Sam’s Club is extending its corporate social responsibility initiatives and promoting its business support solutions by unrolling an interactive social campaign inviting small business owners to submit their questions on its Facebook and Twitter accounts for expert advice.
Sam’s Club is offering customers daily deals on its site and application to enhance membership value and further augment its suite of mobile-friendly services, such as Club Pickup.
Sam’s Club is piloting a new mobile check-in option at select stores across the nation as it expands its Club Pickup service, which aims to undercut competition from other warehouse retailers by offering convenience.
Sam’s Club is ramping up efforts to drive membership sales to its retail warehouse clubs in 2015 by offering consumers a $20 gift card usable on mobile devices upon enrollment, with an additional $5 for those who share the promotion on Facebook.
Wholesale retailer Sam’s Club is entering the hospitality sector and attempting to compete with travel mobile applications by offering its members a free Sam’s Club Travel app that includes savings on hotels, vacation homes, cars and other activities as well as in-app booking capabilities.
Sam’s Club’s rollout of a mobile travel application next month will meet the mobile customer’s demand for convenience in all areas of life, including travel planning.
Sam’s Club is ramping up its mobile initiatives with a new advertising campaign that drives both sales and in-store traffic.