X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Great Geek Gifts in the Technabob Shop!Get Technabob Daily: Join our Mailing List! | Follow Us: Facebook | Twitter
Awesomer Media Sites: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
subscribe to our rss feedsubscribe via e-mailfollow technabob on twittertechnabob facebook fan pageGoogle+follow us in feedly
Follow Us:
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob

Walmart Considers Crowdsourced Delivery: People of Walmart Postal Service

by Shane McGlaun
Advertisement

There are clearly some executives at Walmart who have never actually ventured into one of their stores to see some of the unusual customers who frequent the world’s biggest retailer. While the vast majority of people in Walmart stores are reasonably normal, but there are a select few that nobody wants to seeEver. That isn’t stopping Walmart from considering an interesting way to get online orders to people more quickly and at a lower price.

wm-customer

Walmart executives are reportedly considering a crowdsourced delivery service. This delivery service would allow Walmart customers to pick up other people’s packages and deliver them to the people on their way home. Apparently, the idea is that Walmart would offer the customer delivering the package a discount on their purchase for doing so.

I can only imagine one of the many¬†People of Walmart¬†turning up at your door with your online order in hand – if they don’t steal it first. Walmart executives say that the crowdsourced shipping service is feasible and could turn up in the next few years. I think I’ll pass.

[via Reuters]

Deals in The Technabob Shop




More from Awesomer Media...

History of Metal in One Song

History of Metal in One Song

Tokyo Light Odyssey

Tokyo Light Odyssey

2017 Toyota Highlander Hybrid Review: The 3rd Inning Stretch

2017 Toyota Highlander Hybrid Review: The 3rd Inning Stretch

Lotus Exige Cup 380: A Lady in the Streets and a Freak on the Track

Lotus Exige Cup 380: A Lady in the Streets and a Freak on the Track

The Rick and Morty GTA 5 Mod Is The Best Thing Ever

The Rick and Morty GTA 5 Mod Is The Best Thing Ever

Star Trek: TNG Baby Announcement

Star Trek: TNG Baby Announcement

Advertisement