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Walmart wants to combine robot and drone delivery

When you’re the world’s largest retailer, customers expect a premium delivery experience — without paying a premium. But being the biggest seller on the planet also comes with a few perks.  Walmart (NYSE: WMT) has a war chest of institutional funding at its disposal, and its massive scale allows it …

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Walmart drone delivery service will bring your orders by air

Walmart partners with DroneUp to launch three full-time airport “hubs” for aerial deliveries.  Justin Sullivan/Getty Images America’s largest retailer is now doing deliveries by air. Walmart will transport goods like cough medicine, thermometers and other health-related products via drone to Arkansas customers who live within a 1.15 mile radius from a …

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Walmart, DroneUp Partner on Commercial Drone Delivery Operat…

Virginia Beach, Va., and Bentonville, Ark., November 22, 2021 – DroneUp, LLC, a leading global provider of drone technology and services, and Walmart announced today the first multi-site commercial drone delivery operations. The three locations, which will be located at Walmart stores in Northwest Arkansas, will operate from 8:00 a.m. …

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Walmart tests drone delivery amid escalating Amazon

Walmart Inc. is entering the drone delivery wars, its latest move to counter Amazon.com Inc.’s dominance in e-commerce as more Americans choose to shop from home. The world’s largest retailer said it has started piloting drone delivery of grocery and household items from its stores in Fayetteville, N. C. The …

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