Walmart.com Retail Site Adds to Growing North American Presence of Orbital Satcom Brand
AVENTURA, FL–(Marketwired – September 19, 2016) – Orbital Tracking Corp., (OTCQB: TRKK) (the “Company”), today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Orbital Satcom Corp. (“OSC”) has expanded its U.S.-based online retail channel through Walmart’s invite-only Marketplace at www.walmart.com. Once the Company’s full catalog of products are added to the site over the next few weeks, the new North American online marketplace will join a growing list of U.S.-based e-commerce marketplaces operated by Orbital Tracking under the OSC brand including sites on Amazon.com, eBay and Sears.com. According to data provided by Statista, as of January 2016, Walmart was the second most popular retail website in the United States, in terms of unique visitors, with over 91 million visitors a month.
“Walmart is one of the most well-known and trusted brands in North America, and that is why we are honored to be invited by them to join their growing marketplace program, one of the top online retail destinations reaching millions of shoppers each month,” said David Phipps, CEO of Orbital Tracking Corp. “North America, in particular, the United States, is a large and vibrant market, and one that we expect will further contribute to our continued world-wide growth as we build the OSC brand.”
The new OSC Walmart Marketplace will feature an expanded catalog of products including an assortment of top-selling satellite phones and trackers from providers including Iridium, Inmarsat, Thuraya and Globalstar, as well as an array of pay-as-you-go and monthly subscription voice and data airtime options.