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8 Mergers That Could Dethrone Amazon

Some of them may sound crazy, but no crazier than the e-commerce giant getting into groceries

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Mergers That Could Dethrone Amazon: Walmart (WMT) and GrubHub (GRUB)

Mergers That Could Dethrone Amazon: Walmart (WMT) and GrubHub (GRUB)
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It sound a little odd at first to throw food-delivery outfit GrubHub Inc (NYSE:GRUB) and Walmart into the mix of mergers and acquisitions that could cause trouble for Amazon, but think about it beyond food.

GrubHub has already developed a network of super-fast delivery networks. If it could take the same platform and know-how and plug it into Walmart’s lineup of in-store merchandise, the duo could nip Amazon’s same-day delivery business in the bud.

After all, Walmart’s warehouses — its stores — are much more pervasive than Amazon’s are.

As of this writing, James Brumley did not hold a position in any of the aforementioned securities.

Article printed from InvestorPlace Media, http://investorplace.com/2017/07/8-mergers-and-acquisitions-dethrone-amazon/.

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