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Walmart Plans ‘Popup’ Distribution Centers to Handle Holiday Volume

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While popup stores have long been a driver of experiential traffic in retail stores, the decreased foot traffic and skyrocketing e-commerce demands stemming from the Covid-19 pandemic have spurred Walmart to put a modern twist on the popup experience during the holiday season—through its own distribution centers. Walmart is leveraging 42 of its current regional…

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