Goliath vs. Goliath: Wal-Mart details Amazon attack plan

Give it two years and discount giant Wal-Mart Stores' e-commerce operations will be able to match Amazon.com's service offerings, a WMT official told The Wall Street Journal.

The Bentonville-Ark., based retailer continues to build warehouses across the U.S. to distribute orders from the Web to compete better with Amazon's extensive distribution network.

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Within two years, Wal-Mart would be able to match Amazon's product range and speedy shipping times, global e-commerce CEO Neil Ashe told the Journal.

To read the full WSJ article, click here.

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