Walmart has launched a new online destination, walmart.com/classroomsupplies, for back-to-school shopping. The dedicated destination enables customers to search and shop the actual school supplies list from ultimately more than a million classrooms across the United States. Additionally, Walmart has extensively increased the number of back-to-school and back-to-college items shoppers can order using the retailer’s Online Grocery Pickup and Pickup Today services.
The mega retailer has doubled the number of items available for same-day pickup, including the top 400-plus back-to-school items. College students and their parents can shop for back-to-college items on Walmart.com and pick them up at a store closer to campus. There are also now hundreds more back-to-school staples available for Online Grocery Pickup shopping, a 150% year-over-year increase. Walmart currently has more than 800 Online Grocery Pickup locations nationwide.
Walmart is also integrating its popular TeacherLists resource into a