Walmart

Delivery & Logistics Op-Ed: The “Ins-and-Outs” Of The 5G Automated Experience

In an op-ed for PSFK, author Christopher Nurko explores the emerging drivers of value in retail, outlining how 5G technology can help retailers deliver excellent experiences at all stages along the path to purchase

Brand Activation & Immersion Walmart VR Experience Turns Big Box Retailer Into An Entertainment Destination

Showcasing the launch of its merchandising startup, Walmart partners with Dreamworks Animation for a virtual-reality parking lot popup inviting shoppers to enter the realm of How To Train Your Dragon

Home Walmart Targets West Elm's Audience With Affordable Furniture Line

The retailer is introducing MoDRN, a 650-piece line that will offer millennials a modern aesthetic at discounted prices

Automotive How Retailers In China Are Enabling Faster On-Demand Grocery Ordering And Delivery

As detailed in PSFK’s China Debrief, grocery retailers in the forward-looking country are experimenting with interactive technology both inside the store and on-the-go to enable shopping experiences that are faster and more intuitive than ever

Food & Beverage Jet Caters To Urban Shoppers With Blue Apron Meal Kits

Leveraging learnings from its brick-and-mortar pilot with Costco, Blue Apron created a perishables-free meal kit line for Jet’s City Grocery Platform, increasing flexibility and customization with options from a variety of brands

Consumer Goods Walmart Gamifies Employee Training With Mobile Simulation

A game called Spark City will train Walmart associates on how to manage the store floor, simulating various scenarios on a mobile training app

Fashion & Apparel How Tencent Is Integrating Next-Generation Tech For Seamless Store Experience And Design

Marshaling technology like face scanning for quick checkouts and WeChat integration that eliminates queues and lets consumers pay via mobile, here's how Tencent is building digital-led stores for brands like Intel and Walmart to optimize frictionless shopping

Post Purchase Service & Support Arizona Residents Can Order Walmart Groceries For Autonomous Delivery

Walmart is partnering with two tech companies to pilot driverless grocery delivery in select Arizona locations

Merchandising & Curation Consumers In Japan Can Directly Shop Walmart's Ecomm Site In Collaboration With Rakuten

The two retailers partnered to open the first Walmart ecommerce store in Japan, enabling online shopping and delivery of Walmart's U.S. products directly to Japanese consumers

Retail Walmart Associates Can Help In-Store Shoppers Check Out Online

The American retailer's latest updates to its in-store associate app will enable customers to efficiently place online orders from the store if the location doesn't have an item in stock or it is unwieldy to transport

Store Experience & Design How Retailers Like Petco And Walmart Are Hosting Service-Oriented Activations

Retailers are providing customers with additional assistance like holiday helpers and personalized gift guides this holiday season for a more efficient and supportive shopping experience

Technology Walmart Offers Holiday Shoppers Private-Label Tech Accessories Line

Helping further diversify its holiday gifting selection, the American retailer launched its own tech accessories brand, comprising design-led items like lightning cables, charger-equipped backpacks, travel bags and more

Beauty How Retailers Like Walmart And Macy's Enable Immersive Holiday Gift Search

Clickable content and a customized user experience are among the top services online retailers are offering this holiday season

Grocery, Convenience & Supermarket How Brands Like eBay Enhance Home Delivery By Offering Extra Services & Support

Adding value to consumer purchases, top retailers like Walmart and Waitrose are ensuring frictionless product experiences by offering support like in-purchase installation scheduling grocery delivery straight to customers' fridges