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Walmart Inc (WMT.N)

WMT.N on New York Stock Exchange

98.28USD
22 Mar 2019
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Pinterest Says Former Walmart CTO Is Joining Co As Head Of Engineering
Thursday, 21 Mar 2019 

March 21 (Reuters) - Pinterest::PINTEREST SAYS JEREMY KING, FORMER WALMART CTO, IS JOINING PINTEREST AS HEAD OF ENGINEERING.  Full Article

J Sainsbury Plc Says Martin Scicluna To Be Appointed Chairman
Friday, 8 Mar 2019 

March 8 (Reuters) - J Sainsbury Plc ::SAINSBURY(J) PLC - DIRECTORATE CHANGE.IN LINE WITH PREVIOUS ANNOUNCEMENTS ON 11 JULY 2018 AND 1 NOVEMBER 2018, DAVID TYLER WILL BE STEPPING DOWN FROM BOARD ON 9 MARCH 2019 .MARTIN SCICLUNA WILL BE APPOINTED AS CHAIRMAN ON 10 MARCH 2019. .  Full Article

WPP Appoints Walmart's Jacqui Canney As Global Chief People Officer
Wednesday, 27 Feb 2019 

Feb 27 (Reuters) - WPP PLC ::WPP APPOINTS TOP WALMART EXECUTIVE JACQUI CANNEY AS GLOBAL CHIEF PEOPLE OFFICER.CANNEY SUCCEEDS MARK LINAUGH, WHO HAS DECIDED TO RETIRE FROM BUSINESS.APPOINTMENT OF JACQUI CANNEY AS GLOBAL CHIEF PEOPLE OFFICER, EFFECTIVE JUNE 1, 2019.  Full Article

Walmart Says Will Integrate Affirm As A Payment Option On Walmart.Com Over Coming Weeks
Wednesday, 27 Feb 2019 

Feb 27 (Reuters) - Walmart Inc ::AFFIRM AND WALMART ANNOUNCE OMNICHANNEL PARTNERSHIP.WALMART - WALMART WILL BEGIN TO INTEGRATE AFFIRM AS A PAYMENT OPTION ON WALMART.COM OVER COMING WEEKS.WALMART - PARTNERSHIP WITH AFFIRM THAT WILL GIVE SHOPPERS OPTION OF USING AFFIRM TO PAY FOR THEIR PURCHASES AT NEARLY 4,000 SUPERCENTERS IN U.S..  Full Article

Fedex Unveils Autonomous Delivery Robot
Wednesday, 27 Feb 2019 

Feb 27 (Reuters) - FedEx Corp ::FEDEX UNVEILS AUTONOMOUS DELIVERY ROBOT.FEDEX CORP - FEDEX SAMEDAY BOT IS AN EVOLUTION FOR SAME-DAY, LAST-MILE E-COMMERCE DELIVERIES.FEDEX CORP - FEDEX BOT IS BEING DEVELOPED IN COLLABORATION WITH DEKA DEVELOPMENT & RESEARCH CORP. AND ITS FOUNDER DEAN KAMEN.FEDEX CORP - FEDEX PLANS TO TEST THE BOT THIS SUMMER IN SELECT MARKETS, INCLUDING MEMPHIS, TENN., PENDING FINAL CITY APPROVALS..FEDEX - COLLABORATING WITH AUTOZONE, LOWE'S, PIZZA HUT, TARGET, WALGREENS AND WALMART TO HELP ASSESS RETAILERS' AUTONOMOUS DELIVERY NEEDS.  Full Article

Walmart Announces New Plastic Packaging Waste Reduction Commitments
Wednesday, 27 Feb 2019 

Feb 26 (Reuters) - Walmart Inc ::WALMART ANNOUNCES NEW PLASTIC PACKAGING WASTE REDUCTION COMMITMENTS.WALMART - PLASTIC WASTE REDUCTION COMMITMENTS ARE EXPECTED TO IMPACT OVER 30,000 SKUS.WALMART- WILL WORK WITH U.S. PRIVATE BRAND SUPPLIERS TO ACHIEVE 100 PERCENT RECYCLABLE, REUSABLE OR INDUSTRIALLY COMPOSTABLE PACKAGING BY 2025.WALMART - TARGETING AT LEAST 20 PERCENT POST-CONSUMER RECYCLED CONTENT IN PRIVATE BRAND PACKAGING BY 2025.WALMART - TO WORK WITH SUPPLIERS TO ELIMINATE NON-RECYCLABLE PACKAGING MATERIAL PVC IN GENERAL MERCHANDISE PACKAGING BY 2020.  Full Article

Walmart Says Acquired Israeli Startup Aspectiva For An Undisclosed Sum
Tuesday, 26 Feb 2019 

Feb 25 (Reuters) - Walmart Inc ::WALMART SAYS ACQUIRED ISRAELI NATURAL LANGUAGE PROCESSING STARTUP ASPECTIVA FOR AN UNDISCLOSED SUM.  Full Article

Freshii Announces Significant Grocery Collaboration With Walmart Canada To Bring Healthier Grab & Go Options To Even More Customers
Friday, 22 Feb 2019 

Feb 21 (Reuters) - Freshii Inc ::FRESHII ANNOUNCES SIGNIFICANT GROCERY COLLABORATION WITH WALMART CANADA TO BRING HEALTHIER GRAB & GO OPTIONS TO EVEN MORE CUSTOMERS.FRESHII INC - BY END OF APRIL, FRESHII WILL BE FEATURED IN 100 WALMART CANADA STORES AND WILL ALSO BE AVAILABLE ON WALMART.CA.  Full Article

Sainsbury Issues Statement On UK CMA's Findings Related To Asda Merger
Wednesday, 20 Feb 2019 

Feb 20 (Reuters) - J Sainsbury PLC ::STATEMENT RE CMA PROVISIONAL FINDINGS."FUNDAMENTALLY DISAGREE" WITH PROVISIONAL FINDINGS BY CMA.J SAINSBURY PLC SAYS "COMBINING SAINSBURY'S AND ASDA WOULD CREATE SIGNIFICANT COST SAVINGS WHICH WOULD ALLOW US TO LOWER PRICES" .WILL BE WORKING TO UNDERSTAND RATIONALE BEHIND CMA'S FINDINGS AND WILL CONTINUE TO MAKE CO'S CASE IN COMING WEEKS.  Full Article

Walmart - Partners With Fanatics To Launch Specialty Shop Offering Sports Merchandise On Walmart.Com
Tuesday, 29 Jan 2019 

Jan 29 (Reuters) - Walmart Inc ::WALMART - PARTNERS WITH FANATICS TO LAUNCH SPECIALTY SHOP OFFERING SPORTS MERCHANDISE ON WALMART.COM.  Full Article

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Exclusive: Walmart's Chief Technology Officer leaves company as e-commerce wars flare

WASHINGTON Walmart Inc. Chief Technology Officer Jeremy King is leaving the company, according to an internal company memo, even as the retailer races to transform its e-commerce business and close the gap with rival Amazon.com Inc.