Tag: Walmart

Walmart Will Now Deliver Groceries Straight to Your Fridge

Grocery delivery just got a little more personal. On Tuesday, Walmart announced the launch of its new direct-to-fridge grocery delivery service called Walmart InHome. The program allows Walmart employees to enter your home and deliver food straight to your fridge or pantry, so you can say goodbye to trips to

Ford teaming up with Walmart and Postmates on robot deliveries

Ford is joining forces with Walmart and Postmates to create a grocery delivery service using self-driving vehicles in Miami, the companies announced Wednesday. Ford has been using Miami as a test bed for its self-driving vehicles since earlier this year. And more recently, the auto giant joined with Postmates to see how

Walmart is working with Microsoft to migrate thousands of internal business apps to Azure

Back in July, Microsoft and Walmart announced a partnership to accelerate Walmart’s digital transformation in retail. As part of this partnership, Azure became the preferred and strategic cloud provider for Walmart. Also, Walmart deployed Microsoft 365 for its thousands of associates around the world to improve productivity. Yesterday, Microsoft and Walmart announced

Amazon adds Hindi language option as it tries to expand in India

Amazon is adding a Hindi language option to its site and apps in an attempt to reach the half-billion people in India who speak the language, according to The New York Times. Until now, Amazon’s website — along with the websites of many top competitors — have only been available in English,

Walmart tests grocery delivery robots to fill online orders

US-based Walmart has announced it is testing grocery-picking robots called ‘Alphabots’ to pick up and pack items for online orders. The robots, deployed in partnership with startup Alert Innovation, then carry the items to Walmart’s associates to consolidate the order for delivery. The technology will be deployed in a 20,000-square-foot

Six-year-old YouTube star brings his own toy line to Walmart

 A 6-year-old boy whose toy reviews have drawn billions of views on YouTube will debut his own line of slime, stuffed animals and other merchandise at Walmart Inc next month, the retailer said on Monday. The star of the YouTube channel Ryan ToysReview, known simply as Ryan, helped select the

Walmart reportedly plans to launch Netflix competitor under its Vudu brand later this year

Walmart is gearing up to compete with Amazon, Hulu, and Netflix in the streaming video space with an offering of its own that’s branded under the Vudu name, according to a report from Variety. The service would be similar to other streaming services by blending a mix of licensed content with original

Microsoft and Walmart announce strategic partnership to take on Amazon

Microsoft and Walmart today announced a strategic partnership to further accelerate Walmart’s digital transformation in retail. As part of this partnership, Azure will be the preferred and strategic cloud provider for Walmart. Also, Walmart will deploy Microsoft 365 for its thousands of associates around the world to improve productivity. Walmart