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Wal-Mart to Amazon: It's War!

In this video, Austin Smith reviews the latest salvo between (NASDAQ: AMZN  ) and Wal-Mart (NYSE: WMT  ) . Both companies now offer same-day delivery and pickup lockers. Will this give Wal-Mart a clear advantage? Probably not, Austin says, as customer demographics and buying habits are fairly different between the two companies and Wal-Mart continues to have the brick-and-mortar overhead that Amazon doesn't. While Wal-Mart has matched services Amazon offers, Wal-Mart hasn't scored a decisive victory.

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