Walmart Headlines

  • Walmart's new feature has its e-commerce business growing faster than Amazon's (WMT)

    Jeff Mitchell/Reuters Walmart's Click & Collect feature has its e-commerce growing faster than Amazon's. Click & Collect is driving loyalty and more visits to Walmart stores. Walmart's comparable grocery sales, its largest category, grew impressively in the second quarter. Watch Walmart's trade in real-time here. Walmart's e-commerce business is growing faster than Amazon's thanks to a big boost from its Click & Collect feature, which allows customers to order online and pick up...

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  • Anthem ties-up with Walmart for over-the-counter drugs

    Aug 20 (Reuters) - Anthem Inc said on Monday it has partnered with Walmart Inc to launch a program in January 2019 that will allow its Medicare Advantage...

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  • Man, 27, 'shoots dead a driver outside a Walmart over parking space'

    Troy Hunte (pictured), 27, allegedly shot dead Fadil Delkic, 49, outside a Walmart around 5.30pm on Sunday. Witnesses said the shooting occurred after an argument over a parking space.

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  • Police: Dispute leads to fatal shooting at Georgia Walmart

    SNELLVILLE, Ga. (AP) - Authorities in Georgia say an argument between a woman and a male driver outside a Walmart in Snellville lead to a fatal...

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  • Walmart filed a patent for virtual stores, and it could be the next front in its battle with Amazon (WMT, AMZN)

    Walmart has apparently come up with a way to shop online using virtual reality, according to a patent filing spotted by Bloomberg. The potential plan seems to involve shopping a virtual store that's just like a regular store, but without the instant gratification. It's another way that Walmart is leaning on its store expertise to adapt to the changing behavior of shoppers who are increasingly being wooed by the convenience of going online. Modern Americans are immediately familiar with the...

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  • Nike and Whole Foods are following Walmart's lead and signaling a new era for online shopping (NKE, AMZN, WMT)

    Katie Canales/Business Insider It seems that every large retailer in the United States is rolling out new curbside pickup options. Amazon recently rolled out its Prime Now pickup option at Whole Foods locations in Sacramento, California, and Virginia Beach, Virginia. Drive-up or curbside pickup options are quickly becoming the hottest offering in retail. Other retailers including Walmart, Kroger, and Target are either introducing or improving their drive-up options. The future of retail is...

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