From The Editor | May 2, 2013

Same-Day Delivery — Boon Or Bane For Retailers?

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By Bob Johns

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In the May 2013 issue of Integrated Solutions For Retailers magazine, Chief Editor Matt Pillar discusses “The Death Of The Channel-Purist Retailer” and efforts by online retailers to offer same-day fulfillment. We have already seen efforts by retailers to be able to fulfill orders from the physical store for online purchases. (See “Stores As Fulfillment Centers — Are Retailers Ready?”) Now we are seeing a push by some pretty big players to fulfill online orders the same day. By Bob Johns, associate editor