(AGENPARL) – THE HAGUE (THE NETHERLANDS), sab 19 dicembre 2020 (Reuters) – Walmart Inc, which is looking to invest in TikTok, said on Thursday it would partner with the Chinese-owned video-sharing app to sell items seen on a livestream by creators featuring the retailer’s fashion merchandise.
Walmart said https://corporate.walmart.com/newsroom/2020/12/17/you-can-now-shop-walmart-on-the-hottest-place-on-the-internet-tiktok viewers on TikTok, which reaches 100 million U.S. users a month, can shop for fashion items featured in content from popular creators without having to leave the platform. The livestream will take place on Friday on Walmart’s profile page on TikTok.
The livestream will feature national brands like Champion, Jordache, Kendall + Kylie and some private brands including Free Assembly, Scoop and Sofia Jeans, Walmart said.
“It gives us a new way to engage with users and reach potential new customers,” William White, Walmart’s U.S. chief marketing officer, wrote in a blog post.