Packer Insight — Immigration bill and Walmart e-commerce

Packer Insight - Immigration bill and Walmart e-commerce
Tom Karst and Ashley Nickle. ( The Packer )

National editor Tom Karst and staff writer Ashley Nickle discuss why Western Growers opposes the latest Goodlatte guest worker bill and why the slowing of Walmart's e-commerce growth does not necessarily portend anything bad for online grocery.

Highlights of the conversation include the following:

1:10 — Tom describes his conversation with Western Growers CEO Tom Nassif about the organization's feelings about the latest Goodlatte bill.

3:27 — Ashley details her expectation that the slowing of Walmart's e-commerce growth does not mean people are losing interest in online grocery.

5:01 — A big advantage of online grocery for shoppers might be one of the biggest disadvantages for retailers.

MORE: Western Growers opposes latest Goodlatte guest worker bill

MORE: Walmart discusses e-commerce plans as growth slows

 

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