Analysis: Walmart’s Pull-out from Google’s Local Inventory Ads

Building ecommerce, promotions, search, social and same day delivery services around store inventory is one of those high concept ideas that always make so much sense but have been tough to build around. Key players in the space currently include Google, Retailigence and others. Others, such as eBay, have pulled out or shrunk their efforts. […]

Retailigence: Store Inventory Aids Mobile Search, Spurs Sales

Building ecommerce, promotions, search, social and same day delivery services around store inventory is one of those high concept “local” concepts that always make so much sense but have been tough to build around. Intuit and eBay have both purchased inventory services (StepUp and Milo) and have integrated their capabilities into their other local services. […]