Walmart GoLocal – a closer look
Walmart also released data specific to its GoLocal hosted white-label, delivery-as-a-service technology to manage last-mile deliveries. Designed to take on the likes of Instacart and DoorDash, Walmart GoLocal delivers goods to customers of other businesses. Notable retailers making deliveries using the service include Home Depot, Lowes, Chico’s, and Kelly-Moore Paints.
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Highlights of Walmart GoLocal from the fiscal year include:
- Walmart GoLocal provided delivery from 10,000 retail locations during the fiscal year.
- The platform surpassed 3.5 million completed deliveries in fiscal 2023.
- Nine out of 10 surveyed clients said they would recommend Walmart GoLocal.
“Last year was an incredibly strong year for Walmart delivery, and I’m so proud of the team for achieving these milestones,” Jennifer McKeehan, senior VP end-to-end delivery, Walmart, said in commentary provided to Chain Store Age. From our Private Fleet to the Spark Driver Platform to Walmart GoLocal, we remain diligently focused on executing safe and efficient deliveries, so that customers can continue receiving the items they want and need most from Walmart and Walmart GoLocal clients.”
Based in Bentonville, Ark., Walmart operates more than 10,500 stores and clubs under 46 banners in 24 countries and e-commerce websites.