Investments in Drop-Ship Program Underscore Retailer’s Commitment to Digital Transformation

ALBANY, NY—Rithum, a leading ecommerce enablement platform of over 15,000 retailers, brands and suppliers, signed a three-year, exclusive agreement with BJ’s Wholesale Club (NYSE: BJ). Rithum provides online order fulfillment and delivery accuracy solutions in support of the company’s drop-ship program. 

“With online order volumes at new highs, the order fulfillment and delivery operations have to be well-executed to keep the supply chain moving and ensure a great customer experience,” said Tom Barone, Chief Revenue Officer, Rithum. “We look forward to continuing our collaboration with BJ’s and helping them accelerate their digital priorities to further extend their drop-ship network and grow their online business.”

BJ’s has made significant progress in expanding its omnichannel offerings and rolling out new digital services, including the launch of curbside pickup in August 2020. In recent years, the company has also launched an improved website, mobile app, digital coupons, buy online, pick-up in club, same-day delivery and more.

“We help our members save time and money with our convenient shopping options and unbeatable value,” said Monica Schwartz, Senior Vice President, Chief Digital Officer, BJ’s Wholesale Club. “We’re excited to continue to enhance our drop-ship program with Rithum to help members find everything they need in a convenient, one-stop shop on”

About BJ’s Wholesale Club

Headquartered in Westborough, Massachusetts, BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings, Inc. is a leading operator of membership warehouse clubs in the Eastern United States. The company currently operates 219 clubs and 150 BJ’s Gas® locations in 17 states.

The Company’s common stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: BJ).

About Rithum

Rithum™ is the industry’s most influential and trusted commerce network, helping brands, suppliers, and retailers work together to deliver connected e-commerce experiences. The Rithum platform helps brands and retailers accelerate growth, optimize operations across channels, scale product offerings and enhance margins.

Using our commerce, marketing, and delivery solutions, our customers create optimized consumer shopping journeys from beginning to end. More than 40,000 companies trust Rithum to grow their business across hundreds of channels, representing over $50 billion in annual GMV. Rithum is the heartbeat of commerce.