Walmart Inc (NYSE:WMT) Telehealth Venture To Stage It In A New Front With Amazon.com, Inc (NASDAQ: AMZN)

Walmart Inc (NYSE:WMT) has moved into a deal to a new deal to acquire telehealth supplier MeMD. The company struck the deal on Thursday, outlining its plan to focus on providing digital well-being care providers on a nationwide scale. Walmart didn’t disclose the transaction’s financial details.  The front Amazon may consider Walmart’s move as an […]

Walmart Inc (NYSE:WMT) Leveraged Its IoT Technology To Survive Through The Pandemic

The Covid-19 Outbreak didn’t take Walmart Inc (NYSE:WMT) to its knees, and the company has come forward to explain. The company takes great pride in its newly integrated internet of things (IoT) capabilities, saying that it managed to lower its energy consumption and enhance its food quality. The company terms its IoT deployment unmatchable and […]

Walmart Inc (NYSE:WMT) Determined To Expand Its Service Delivery

Walmart Inc (NYSE:WMT) has pronounced the significant changes it will be making in the quest to remain at the top of its game. The business channels its efforts and resources to revamp its marketplace and make significant expansions in other areas. The company has its eye fixed on ventures such as healthcare, financial, and advertising […]

Walmart Inc. (NYSE:WMT) Takes COVID-19 Vaccination Program To Seven Other States

Walmart Inc. (NYSE:WMT) is expanding the COVID-19 vaccination program to seven more states including Puerto Rico and Chicago in the coming week. With the addition of more states, the retailer will expand beyond two states where it currently offers the vaccinations. Walmart expands its COVID-19 vaccine campaign to seven more stats This move by the […]

Walmart Inc. (NYSE:WMT) To Support Administration Of COVID-19 Vaccines Following FDA Approved

Walmart Inc. (NYSE:WMT) is readying itself to administer COVID-19 vaccines following the US FDA’s approval. Walmart signs deal to distribute COVID-19 vaccines The company’s chief medical officer, Dr. Tom Van Gilder said that the retail giant is preparing its over 5,000 stores and Sam’s Club pharmacies to receive COVID-19 vaccines doses once approved. Gilder said […]

Walmart Inc. (NYSE:WMT) Removes Minimum Order Value For Free Shipping For Walmart+ Members

Walmart Inc. (NYSE:WMT) has announced that it will do away with the $35 minimum order value for its Walmart+ membership program. The retailer is making the offer competitive with Amazon.com Inc.’s (NASDAQ:AMZN) Prime subscription ahead of the holiday seasons, especially during this time when online shopping is booming. Walmart+ subscribers to enjoy free shipping within […]

Walmart Inc. (NYSE:WMT) Partners With Cruise To Pilot Autonomous Vehicle Deliveries In Scottsdale, Arizona

Walmart Inc. (NYSE:WMT) has partnered with General Motors Co.’s (NYSE:GM) subsidiary Cruise LLC to pilot autonomous delivery service in Scottsdale, Arizona. Walmart piloting autonomous delivery in Arizona Under this pilot program, consumers can place orders from their local Walmart store and the delivery will be through Cruise’s self-driving elector Chevy Bolt cars. Although the cars […]

Walmart Inc. (NYSE:WMT) Ends Contract With Bossa Nova Robotics For Shelf-Scanning Robots

Retail giant Walmart Inc. (NYSE:WMT) is ending its contract with Bossa Nova Robotics as it gives up on robots that can scan shelves and updated inventory in favor of humans. This automation technology has been one of the most visible in recent times, with the retailer being among the largest adopters but it seems success […]

Walmart (NYSE:WMT) Introduces Walmart Insurance Services Offering Medicare Insurance Plans To Seniors And Disabled People

Walmart (NYSE:WMT) has made a move to add Medicare health insurance plans to its list of in-store offerings ahead of the start of the federal program’s Annual Enrolment Period. Walmart launches Walmart Insurance Services for the provision of low-cost insurance plans This is not the first time the retailer has forayed into healthcare as it […]

Amazon.com, Inc.(NASDAQ:AMZN), Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT), Walmart Inc (NYSE:WMT) Lands On Huge Profits In Q2 2020 While Brick And Motor Retailers Closes Shops

While the government forced shutdowns in winter and this summer to contain coronavirus affected Brick-and-Mortar retailers’ sales, e-commerce giants and large retailers have gained in Q2 2020. Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT), Amazon, Walmart Inc have reported excellent profits during the lockdown in Q2 2020. Lowe’s and Home Improvement fared better As feared by several observers, the […]

Walmart Inc (NYSE:WMT) Ventures Into Clothing Resale Market Through Partnership With ThreadUP

Retail giant Walmart Inc (NYSE:WMT) is making its debut in the resale apparel market following the announcement it made on Wednesday, revealing that it has signed a collaborative agreement with a resale marketplace known as ThredUp. This is an interesting move for Walmart and also one that has reportedly been in the works for a […]

Amazon and Walmart Faces Competition In Indian Grocery Services Market After The Launch Of JioMart

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) and Walmart (NYSE:WMT) Flipkart are facing competition in the online grocery services market in India following the launch of Reliance’s JioMart. JioMart to deliver groceries in 200 towns The online grocery market in Indian is huge, and JioMart is expected to deliver crossers in over 200 towns nationwide. The Indian conglomerate’s grocery […]

Walmart Inc (NYSE:WMT) Unveils New Service Called Express Delivery

Walmart Inc (NYSE:WMT) has unveiled Express Delivery, which happens to be an outstanding delivery service. The business guru expresses great confidence in the latest service, outlining that it will make it possible to ship products to customers within a timeframe of two hours. It was on Thursday that the business guru appealed to customers to […]

Walmart Inc. (NYSE:WMT) To Equip Its Locations Where It Is Opening Health Clinics With 5G Network

Walmart Inc. (NYSE:WMT) is in talks with Verizon Communications (NYSE:VZ) to equip its retail locations with 5G wireless service using antennas and other equipment. Walmart to bring 5G network to its stores The company plans to bring the 5G network to some of its locations later this year to help in powering its new Walmart […]

Walmart Inc (NYSE:WMT) Adds Alcohol On Delivery Service In California And Florida

Walmart Inc (NYSE:WMT) is planning to offer an alcohol door-to-door pickup service in over 200 stores in California, Florida. The new service allows shoppers to order their products on the Walmart grocery platform. However, the program is subject to the local and state regulations, including the blue laws that limit the sale of alcohol. Currently, […]