EL DORADO HILLS, Calif. & BENTONVILLE, Ark.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Consumer demand continues to increase for last mile delivery services. In response Walmart GoLocal and Cognetry Labs are announcing today they’re teaming up to provide an integrated white label, turnkey ecommerce plus delivery solution to mid-sized and independent grocery retailers. Accessing Walmart GoLocal’s network of delivery capabilities allows Cognetry Labs retail clients to grow their own brand and build customer relationships while benefitting from the robust capacity and experience of the world’s largest retailer.
“As an independent grocer, the need to offer our customers convenient access to online shopping and local delivery has never been more prevalent,” said Cognetry client Ediberto Hernandez, Owner Ideal Food Basket, Dania Beach Florida. “By enabling delivery with Walmart GoLocal through our Cognetry Labs platform, we’ve been able to ramp grocery delivery in a matter of weeks, providing our customers with reliable delivery at an affordable price.”
Walmart GoLocal puts the last mile logistics power of the world’s largest retailer in the hands of businesses, large and small. Clients can access nationwide, high-capacity coverage to deliver products quickly and efficiently. Walmart GoLocal’s built-in agility allows retailers to expand both coverage and capacity on demand.
“Walmart GoLocal and Cognetry Labs have a shared priority of supporting mid-sized and independent businesses and providing efficient, reliable delivery to families in communities across the country,” said Harsit Patel, General Manager of Walmart GoLocal. “This is one way we deliver on Walmart GoLocal’s brand promise to bring affordable access to products and services to customers while also empowering businesses to grow using our capabilities and coverage. The fully integrated solution with Cognetry Labs plus Walmart GoLocal drives value to our customers and addresses real needs of mid-market retailers.”
Cognetry Labs addresses the full spectrum of ecommerce and fulfillment with an end-to-end AI driven cloud-native solution that drives price productivity, optimizes fulfillment, and improves delivery drop density for grocery retail using the latest advances in automation. The white labeled solution allows grocery retailers to build their own brand while retaining control of customer touchpoints and merchandising. Cognetry Labs clients include Ideal Food Basket, Shipyard Brewing Co. and more.
“The partnership with Walmart GoLocal, and the integration of our two platforms, levels the playing field for mid-sized and regional retail chains to compete for customers buying online,” said Cognetry Labs Inc. VP Sales & Customer Success Ryan Maurer. “Cognetry Labs lets retailers know that with the right technology partner, you can get online quickly and grow profitably. Cognetry Labs plus Walmart GoLocal last mile delivery, enables retailers nationwide a turnkey competitive response in owning their ecommerce and delivery solution.”
Walmart GoLocal launched in August, offering businesses of all sizes the ability to leverage its delivery infrastructure, world class operations and economies of scale to reach tens of millions of households. Clients include The Home Depot, Sam’s Club, Chico’s FAS and more. New merchant partners can apply at walmart.com/GoLocal.
About Cognetry Labs
Cognetry Labs provides an AI-driven, end-to-end, white-labelled, and turnkey ecommerce solution to retailers looking to get online quickly and grow profitably. Cognetry Labs Retail AI Management Platform, offers a personalized experience for shoppers, efficient fulfillment at the store or warehouse, automated merchandising and curbside pickup and delivery. Additional information about Cognetry Labs can be found by visiting Cognetrylabs.ai and linkedin.com/company/cognetrylabs
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