Walmart Joins Pharmaceutical-Tracking Blockchain Consortium MediLedger
Retail giant Walmart has joined MediLedger, a consortium building a blockchain for tracking pharmaceuticals.
Retail giant Walmart has applied for a cryptocurrency patent that bears some similarities to the Libra token proposed by Facebook in mid-June.
IBM has recruited two more major shipping carriers to join the blockchain platform it owns with container giant Maersk.
Blockchain drone technology continues to grow, particularly with commercial development by major brands like Amazon and Walmart.
Walmart China has launched a blockchain-based platform aimed to address food safety concerns in the country.
Walmart will take part in a second drug-tracking blockchain pilot, this one with IBM, KPMG and drug maker Merck.