The Battle for Consumer Retail Spend: Amazon Versus Walmart Q2 2022: The Discretionary Spend Play

Amazon’s Lead in Consumer Discretionary Spend Remains Unchallenged 

In the clash of the retail titans, Walmart leads in grocery and personal care spend, but Amazon dominates in clothing, furniture, appliances and hobbies, the Q2 2022 edition of “The Battle For Consumer Retail Spend: Amazon Versus Walmart” found, while also exploring ways consumers stand to gain from the rivalry.

Inside the October Report
  • 10%: Amazon’s share of furniture and home furnishings sales, besting Walmart’s
  • 8%: Walmart’s portion of health and personal care sales, surpassing Amazon’s
  • 2%: Amazon’s share of clothing and apparel sales, exceeding Walmart’s