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Walmart offers free one-day delivery in attempt to catch up with Amazon

May 22nd, 2019 at 11:03 am » Comments Off

Available across 75 percent of the country by year end Walmart will offer free one-day delivery on up to 220,000 items on its online store with orders over $35. Walmart is currently offering the new service in Phoenix and Las Vegas, and will come to Southern California in the coming days. The retailer expects the […]



Walmart unveils an AI-powered store of the future, now open to the public

April 29th, 2019 at 3:47 am » Comments Off

Walmart this morning unveiled a new “store of the future” and test grounds for emerging technologies, including AI-enabled cameras and interactive displays. The store, a working concept called the Intelligent Retail Lab — or “IRL” for short — operates out of a Walmart Neighborhood Market in Levittown, N.Y. The store is open to customers and […]



Google just beat Amazon to launching one of the first drone delivery services

April 15th, 2019 at 8:12 am » Comments Off

A Wing delivery drone Google just beat Amazon to launching one of the first drone delivery services The Alphabet startup Wing has secured approval for one of the world’s first drone delivery services. The service is set to officially launch in Canberra, Australia, after securing approval from Australia’s Civil Aviation Safety Authority following a successful […]



7-Eleven unveiled a store of the future complete with scan-and-go tech, craft beer, and tacos as it prepares to fend off Amazon Go

April 10th, 2019 at 11:30 am » Comments Off

The store’s also got made-to-order smoothies. Courtesy of 7-Eleven 7-Eleven launched a lab store in Dallas on March 22. The store features plenty of new additions, like in-store baked cookies and a craft beer station. “7-Eleven stays at the forefront by pushing the boundaries and being unafraid to try new things,” Chris Tanco, 7-Eleven’s executive […]



Americans are divided over whether eating organic foods makes for better health

March 26th, 2019 at 10:23 am » Comments Off

 



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