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September 16, 2021, 12:29 AM

Walmart to test out self-driving delivery service

The retail giant is partnering with Ford and Argo AI to test out new driverless technology for deliveries.
September 16, 2021, 12:29 AM
Walmart to test out self-driving delivery service
September 15, 2021, 9:47 PM

Walmart partnering with Ford, Argo AI to test self-driving delivery vehicles

The fleet of autonomous vehicles should soon hit the road in three U.S. cities.
September 15, 2021, 9:47 PM
Walmart to test self-driving delivery vehicles
September 14, 2021, 2:42 AM

FACT FOCUS: Walmart quashes cryptocurrency partnership claim

Walmart denied any partnership with the digital currency Litecoin after a fake news release briefly tripped up several national news outlets and social media users on Monday
September 14, 2021, 2:42 AM
September 13, 2021, 9:24 PM

FACT FOCUS: Walmart quashes cryptocurrency partnership claim

Walmart denied any partnership with the digital currency Litecoin after a fake news release briefly tripped up several national news outlets and social media users on Monday
September 13, 2021, 9:24 PM
Walmart quashes cryptocurrency partnership claim
1 month ago

‘Walmart go local’ offers deliveries for local businesses

Plus, Sweetgreen buys a robotic kitchen startup and Lyft offers free rides in the “Wienermobile.”
1 month ago
‘Walmart go local’ offers deliveries for local businesses
1 month ago

Walmart to launch delivery service for other businesses

Walmart says it will start farming out its delivery service
1 month ago
2 months ago

Walmart mandates vaccines for workers at headquarters

Walmart is requiring that all workers at its headquarters as well as managers who travel within the U.S. be vaccinated against COVID-19 by Oct. 4
2 months ago
2 months ago

Walmart says it will pay 100% of college tuition plus books for its employees

Walmart, the largest U.S. private employer, commits to invest nearly $1 billion over the next five years in career-driven training and development.
2 months ago
Walmart says it will pay 100% of college tuition for its employees
3 months ago

Walmart unveils discounted insulin brand

ReliOn is expected to be available in Walmart pharmacies this week.
3 months ago
Walmart unveils discounted insulin brand
3 months ago

Walmart, Target kick off major deals in competition with Amazon’s Prime Day

Experts give advice on how to score the biggest savings as retail giants go head-to-head with Amazon to compete for your dollar during the “summer Black Friday” sales.
3 months ago
Walmart, Target kick off major deals in competition with Amazon’s Prime Day
4 months ago

Texas man under arrest for allegedly plotting mass shooting at Walmart

Coleman Thomas Blevins is charged with making a terrorist threat. Authorities say they intercepted a message about his preparations for violence and found firearms at his home.
4 months ago
Texas man under arrest for allegedly plotting mass shooting at Walmart
4 months ago

Walmart sales still strong as pandemic eases, stimulus helps

Walmart raised its annual earnings forecast on Tuesday after delivering better-than-expected results in the first quarter that showed shoppers, flush with U.S. stimulus payments, splurged on clothing, as well as lawn and garden items
4 months ago
5 months ago

Walmart invests in GM's Cruise autonomous vehicle subsidiary

Walmart and some institutional investors have joined the latest investment in Cruise, bumping the capital influx into the General Motors autonomous vehicle subsidiary from about $2 billion to $2.75 billion
5 months ago
7 months ago

Walmart sales still surging, but a chill may be on the way

Walmart is raising wages for 425,000 of its workers and is investing $14 billion to speed up its distribution network as the nation’s largest retailer looks to keep paces with the changes in retail accelerated by the pandemic
7 months ago
8 months ago

Walmart gives $14 million to racial equity nonprofits, kicking off 5-year plan

Walmart and its namesake foundation announced Monday they are distributing $14.3 million to more than a dozen nonprofits that support racial equity.
8 months ago
Walmart kicks off 5-year racial equity plan with $14 million for nonprofits
9 months ago

Justice Department sues Walmart, alleging it helped fuel the opioid crisis

The Justice Department on Tuesday announced it is suing Walmart.
9 months ago
Justice Department sues Walmart, alleging it helped fuel the opioid crisis
9 months ago

Walmart partners with FedEx so customers can return items from home

Customers can return items purchased online from the comfort of home by scheduling a pickup time on the Walmart website or app. The free service will continue beyond the holidays.
9 months ago
Walmart partners with FedEx so customers can return items from home
9 months ago

Walmart announces new at-home return service

Walmart announced a new return service it says gives customers the freedom to return online purchases from home.
9 months ago
Walmart announces new return service that lets customers stay home
10 months ago
Walmart drops $35 minimum for its members' online orders
10 months ago

Mexico opens anti-monopoly probe against Wal-Mart de Mexico

Mexico’s anti-monopoly commission says it has begun a formal investigation.
10 months ago
10 months ago

Walmart sells majority stake in Japanese Seiyu supermarket

U.S. retailer Walmart is selling 85% of its stake in its wholly owned Japanese supermarket subsidiary Seiyu, while retaining a 15% stake
10 months ago
Walmart sells majority stake in Japanese Seiyu supermarket
10 months ago

Romaine lettuce recalled from more than 1,000 Walmart stores over E. coli risk

Tanimura & Antle issued the voluntary recall of single head romaine lettuce due to potential E. coli contamination.
10 months ago
Romaine lettuce recalled from more than 1,000 Walmart stores over E. coli risk
10 months ago

Walmart teams with GM to test autonomous deliveries

Walmart is teaming up with the General Motors’ autonomous vehicle unit to test driverless delivery in Arizona
10 months ago
1 year ago

Walmart agrees to sell its business in Argentina

Walmart is selling its business in Argentina as it continues to restructure its international division
1 year ago
1 year ago

Walmart tosses plan to have robots scan shelves

Retail giant ends deal with robotics company to have machines track inventory.
1 year ago
Walmart tosses plan to have robots scan shelves
1 year ago

Walmart abandons shelf-scanning robots, lets humans do work

Walmart is laying off the robots it had deployed in about 500 stores to keep tabs on what’s on and not on the shelves
1 year ago
1 year ago

Walmart removes guns, ammunition on display at U.S. stores

Walmart says it has removed ammunition and firearms from displays at U.S. stores, citing “civil unrest” in some areas
1 year ago
Walmart removes guns, ammunition on display at US stores
1 year ago

Walmart Black Friday 2020: New in-store experience, more online deals

Walmart has announced a new Black Friday experience with earlier savings and more online deals.
1 year ago
Walmart announces new Black Friday experience with earlier savings
1 year ago

Walmart's Big Save event 2020: Deals start ahead of Amazon Prime day on Oct. 11

Walmart's Big Save Event runs from Oct. 11 through Oct. 15. Check out some of the best deals to shop from the sale.
1 year ago
Walmart's Big Save event is here: See the best deals to shop
1 year ago

Walmart and other retailers announce seasonal hiring

ABC News’ Rebecca Jarvis shares tips on how to search for a seasonal job and how to turn it into a permanent one.
1 year ago
Walmart and other retailers announce seasonal hiring
1 year ago

Walmart Plus launches, here's how it compares to Amazon Prime

Customers can sign up for Walmart Plus today for $98 a year or $12.95 a month and enjoy a 15-day trial period.
1 year ago
Walmart Plus launches, here's how it compares to Amazon Prime
1 year ago

What to know about Walmart Plus

The retailer launched its new membership program, which competes with Amazon Prime and offers unlimited free delivery on thousands of items.
1 year ago
What to know about Walmart Plus
1 year ago

Walmart to test drone delivery with Zipline in latest deal

Walmart is teaming up with a company called Zipline to launch drone delivery program early next year that will deliver select health and wellness products near the discounter's headquarters in Northwest Arkansas
1 year ago
1 year ago

Walmart testing drones for deliveries in North Carolina city

Walmart has launched a pilot program using drones to deliver groceries and household essentials in a North Carolina city
1 year ago
1 year ago

Walmart unveils a membership service to challenge Amazon Prime

Walmart Plus will launch Sept. 15, 2020.
1 year ago
Walmart unveils a membership service to challenge Amazon Prime
1 year ago

Walmart reportedly in talks with Microsoft to buy TikTok

ABC News’ Rebecca Jarvis reports on a potential new buyer for the popular social media platform that President Donald Trump is threatening to shut down.
1 year ago
Walmart reportedly in talks with Microsoft to buy TikTok
1 year ago

Walmart announces breastfeeding pods will be added to 100 stores

Mom and employee Tennille Webb introduced the idea to Walmart in 2017.
1 year ago
Walmart announces breastfeeding pods will be added to 100 stores
1 year ago

Suspect identified in California Walmart warehouse shooting

Tehama County Assistant Sheriff Phil Johnston said the shooter was one of two people killed in the incident at the Walmart Distribution Center in Red Bluff.
1 year ago
Suspect identified in California Walmart warehouse shooting
1 year ago

DA: Walmart mass shooting suspect will face new charges

Prosecutors say the man accused of killing 22 people and wounding two dozen more at a Walmart in Texas is expected to be reindicted Thursday as he faces another murder charge in the mass shooting that targeted Mexicans
1 year ago
Walmart mass shooting suspect will face new charges
1 year ago

Walmart in Arkansas will feature only 'self-checkout' lines

The retail giant will decide on implementing the system in other stores after the test.
1 year ago
Walmart in Arkansas will feature only 'self-checkout' lines
1 year ago

Walmart says black hair care and beauty products will no longer be locked up in stores

Walmart says that African-American hair care and beauty products will no longer be locked up in its stores.
1 year ago
Walmart says black hair care, beauty products will no longer be locked up in stores
1 year ago

Walmart steps into rising resale market with thredUP partnership

Walmart is stepping into the rising resale market by partnering with thredUP.
1 year ago
Walmart joins rising resale market with thredUP partnership
1 year ago

Walmart's new express delivery option

Plus, Apple's plans to reopen its stores, and the FDA approves NASA's new ventilator.
1 year ago
Walmart's new express delivery option
2 years ago

Customers cheer after woman gives birth at Missouri Walmart

Customers cheered at a Walmart in Missouri after a woman gave birth to a baby girl in the store's toilet paper aisle
2 years ago
Customers cheer after woman gives birth at Walmart
2 years ago

Walmart confirms it will launch a rival to Amazon's Prime

Walmart confirms that it's developing a competitor to Amazon's juggernaut Prime membership program
2 years ago
Walmart confirms it will launch a rival to Amazon's Prime
2 years ago

Man indicted in fatal shooting of Louisiana Walmart employee

A district attorney's office says a man accused of fatally shooting a New Orleans Walmart employee and wounding a female customer has been indicted on murder charges
2 years ago
2 years ago

2 officers wounded in Walmart shootout

Witnesses said the alleged gunman was "talking out of his head and making threats" before he opened fire in the Arkansas store.
2 years ago
2 officers wounded in Walmart shootout
2 years ago

Bedbugs released inside Walmart, police investigating

The discovery was first made on Jan. 2, when an employee of the Walmart in Erie County found a closed pill bottle containing live bugs inside a boy's jacket that was on sale, authorities said.
2 years ago
Bedbugs released inside Walmart, police investigating
2 years ago

Walmart expands grocery delivery program

The company introduced its new “Delivery Unlimited,” upping the ante in its retail war with Amazon.
2 years ago
Walmart expands grocery delivery program
2 years ago

Holiday season starting earlier with Walmart

Walmart is launching its online holiday sales at midnight, a week before Halloween.
2 years ago
Holiday season starting earlier with Walmart