“The unique thing about the Coca-Cola distribution system isn’t the bit from the bottler to the wholesaler, but from the wholesalers onwards. That’s where all these independent microenterprises— guys on bicycles, women putting crates on buses, and so on— take over. That’s the bit we want to get into”
Walmart will install lockers in a dozen stores this summer, enabling customers to order goods online and pick them up in a pre-assigned locker 24 hours a day.
Amazon launched a similar service in stores two years ago, to help combat failed package delivery and compete with traditional physical retailers.
This is an infographic that venture capitalist Scott Belsky uses to outline what he’s interested in funding.
Sometimes simple, informative and appropriate graphics written in understandable English get the job done best. From @lenkendall
The package has a starting price of $299 and includes two Square Readers, an iPad stand (Heckler Design WindFall), a cash drawer (APG Vasario 1616), and an optional receipt printer (Star Micronics TSP143L).
(via The Next Web)