Browsing the "Walmart" Tag

drone, delivery

Drone Data Service to Create Blockchain-Based Black Box

| William Foxley

Blockchain drone technology continues to grow, particularly with commercial development by major brands like Amazon and Walmart.

Walmart Wants to Patent a Stablecoin That Looks a Lot Like Facebook Libra

| Daniel Palmer

Retail giant Walmart has applied for a cryptocurrency patent that bears some similarities to the Libra token proposed by Facebook in mid-June.

shipping, port

IBM-Maersk Shipping Blockchain Gains Steam With 15 Carriers Now on Board

| Ian Allison

IBM has recruited two more major shipping carriers to join the blockchain platform it owns with container giant Maersk.

Walmart China Teams with VeChain, PwC on Blockchain Food Safety Platform

| Daniel Palmer

Walmart China has launched a blockchain-based platform aimed to address food safety concerns in the country.

Retail Giant Walmart Enters Second Drug-Tracking Blockchain Trial

| Ian Allison

Walmart will take part in a second drug-tracking blockchain pilot, this one with IBM, KPMG and drug maker Merck.

Walmart Joins Pharmaceutical-Tracking Blockchain Consortium MediLedger

| Ian Allison

Retail giant Walmart has joined MediLedger, a consortium building a blockchain for tracking pharmaceuticals.

World’s Second-Largest Grocer Joins IBM Food Trust Blockchain

| Ian Allison

Albertsons Companies, the world's second-largest supermarket chain by sales, has joined IBM's food tracking blockchain.

Farm, Food

IBM’s Food Blockchain Is Going Live With a Supermarket Giant on Board

| Ian Allison

IBM is taking its food-tracking blockchain into production and has already signed up European supermarket giant Carrefour.

Walmart Tells Produce Suppliers to Use Blockchain by Next September

| Nikhilesh De

Walmart will begin tracking leafy greens using IBM's blockchain technology starting late next year, the company announced Monday.

Walmart Explores Blockchain for Connecting Automated Delivery Drones

| Anna Baydakova

Walmart's patent efforts have showcased how the retail giant is investigating blockchain, this time it's a project that sees a way for drones to talk.