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   Walmart Redesigns Lagging Jet.com Site, Rolls Out 3-Hour Grocery Delivery
by Lauren Thomas & Courtney Reagan, CNBC
Posted: Friday, September 14, 2018 at 3:38PM EDT

Walmart is redesigning its lagging Jet.com digital shopping site with more merchandise, faster delivery and a slew of other upgrades in a bid to compete more effectively against Amazon.

Traffic was waning on Jet.com, which Walmart purchased for $3.3 billion roughly two years ago. The site, unlike Walmart.com, primarily targets an affluent, younger crowd living in urban areas like Manhattan in New York.

Jet.com is rolling out a newly redesigned website on Thursday with faster delivery for New York residents. Shoppers will also see more local brands and a more personalized experience that takes into account their zip code or suggests items based on past purchases.

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