Walmart and Target have been two of the more significant retailers to track during the pandemic because of their essential retail status. While both saw significant year-over-year growth from 2018 to 2019 in Q1, that visit growth turned to a decline in 2020 as a result of the pandemic. Yet, the picture is far more complex than a simple decline.
Author: Ethan Chernofsky
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