Walmart expands wine, beer delivery to 5 more states

Alcohol will now be available for delivery from the retail giant in Arizona, Georgia, Iowa, Louisiana and Ohio, expanding a program that began in 2019.


Walmart Canada pilots rapid grocery delivery via SkipTheDishes

Walmart Now orders are fulfilled through the Canadian food delivery network’s “dark stores” and delivered by its couriers.

The retail giant said it continues to grow market share in grocery as higher-income shoppers look to save money. General merchandise sales are being far outpaced by sales of food and beverage.

Aisle 1: The retail giant continues to grab food-and-beverage market share, but the trend is putting pressure on its margins, writes WGB Editor-in-Chief Heather Lalley.

The jury sided with the plaintiff, who said the retail giant breached its early pandemic contract. Walmart said it’s reviewing its legal options.

Watkins replaces Charles Redfield, who stepped down after 32 years at the retail giant earlier this month.

The weeklong Manager Academy focuses on instilling company culture and values in managers systemwide, with 2,000 store leaders expected to participate this year.

The retail giant, which currently operates 30 healthcare locations, continues to invest in the channel, with plans to operate more than 75 Walmart Health centers by the end of 2024.

The Virginia Supercenter underwent a “complete transformation,” the retail giant said, with places to honor the six shooting victims and updated shopping features.

Redfield, a 32-year veteran of the retail giant, has held this post for about 16 months. He previously served as Walmart’s EVP of food.

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