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Walmart Inc (WMT.N)

WMT.N on New York Stock Exchange

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24 Apr 2019
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Walmart Says Is Offering $1.5 Bln 2.850% Notes Due 2024
Wednesday, 17 Apr 2019 

April 17 (Reuters) - Walmart Inc ::WALMART SAYS IS OFFERING $1.5 BILLION 2.850% NOTES DUE 2024, $1.25 BILLION 3.050% NOTES DUE 2026 AND $1.25 BILLION 3.250% NOTES DUE 2029 - SEC FILING.  Full Article

Walmart Partners with KIDBOX
Tuesday, 16 Apr 2019 

April 16 (Reuters) - Walmart Inc ::SAYS PARTNERS WITH KIDBOX TO OFFER WALMART.COM CUSTOMERS CURATED STYLEBOX FOR KIDS, WITH OPTION TO RECEIVE SEASONALLY.SAYS CURATED STYLEBOX FOR KIDS TO INCLUDE FOUR TO FIVE FASHION ITEMS FOR $48.  Full Article

Walmart To Acquire Technology And Assets Of Polymorph Labs
Thursday, 11 Apr 2019 

April 11 (Reuters) - Walmart Inc ::WALMART TO ACQUIRE TECHNOLOGY AND ASSETS OF POLYMORPH LABS TO EXPAND IN-HOUSE AD TECHNOLOGY.POLYMORPH’S TECHNOLOGY WILL BE INTEGRATED INTO WALMART MEDIA GROUP’S PROPRIETARY OMNICHANNEL AD TARGETING AND MEASUREMENT PLATFORM.POLYMORPH’S TEAM OF PRODUCT DEVELOPERS AND ENGINEERS WILL JOIN WALMART MEDIA GROUP IN OUR SAN BRUNO, SUNNYVALE AND BANGALORE OFFICES.  Full Article

Tennant Co Announces Agreement With Walmart To Supply Fleet Of Robotic Floor Cleaners
Wednesday, 10 Apr 2019 

April 10 (Reuters) - Tennant Co ::TENNANT COMPANY ANNOUNCES AGREEMENT WITH MAJOR U.S. RETAILER TO SUPPLY FLEET OF ROBOTIC FLOOR CLEANERS.TENNANT CO - WALMART SELECTS TENNANT AUTOMATED T7AMR UNITS EQUIPPED WITH ROBOTIC NAVIGATION TO DEPLOY ACROSS SELECT WALMART SUPERCENTERS IN U.S..  Full Article

Pinterest Says Former Walmart CTO Is Joining Co As Head Of Engineering
Thursday, 21 Mar 2019 

March 21 (Reuters) - Pinterest::PINTEREST SAYS JEREMY KING, FORMER WALMART CTO, IS JOINING PINTEREST AS HEAD OF ENGINEERING.  Full Article

J Sainsbury Plc Says Martin Scicluna To Be Appointed Chairman
Friday, 8 Mar 2019 

March 8 (Reuters) - J Sainsbury Plc ::SAINSBURY(J) PLC - DIRECTORATE CHANGE.IN LINE WITH PREVIOUS ANNOUNCEMENTS ON 11 JULY 2018 AND 1 NOVEMBER 2018, DAVID TYLER WILL BE STEPPING DOWN FROM BOARD ON 9 MARCH 2019 .MARTIN SCICLUNA WILL BE APPOINTED AS CHAIRMAN ON 10 MARCH 2019. .  Full Article

WPP Appoints Walmart's Jacqui Canney As Global Chief People Officer
Wednesday, 27 Feb 2019 

Feb 27 (Reuters) - WPP PLC ::WPP APPOINTS TOP WALMART EXECUTIVE JACQUI CANNEY AS GLOBAL CHIEF PEOPLE OFFICER.CANNEY SUCCEEDS MARK LINAUGH, WHO HAS DECIDED TO RETIRE FROM BUSINESS.APPOINTMENT OF JACQUI CANNEY AS GLOBAL CHIEF PEOPLE OFFICER, EFFECTIVE JUNE 1, 2019.  Full Article

Walmart Says Will Integrate Affirm As A Payment Option On Walmart.Com Over Coming Weeks
Wednesday, 27 Feb 2019 

Feb 27 (Reuters) - Walmart Inc ::AFFIRM AND WALMART ANNOUNCE OMNICHANNEL PARTNERSHIP.WALMART - WALMART WILL BEGIN TO INTEGRATE AFFIRM AS A PAYMENT OPTION ON WALMART.COM OVER COMING WEEKS.WALMART - PARTNERSHIP WITH AFFIRM THAT WILL GIVE SHOPPERS OPTION OF USING AFFIRM TO PAY FOR THEIR PURCHASES AT NEARLY 4,000 SUPERCENTERS IN U.S..  Full Article

Fedex Unveils Autonomous Delivery Robot
Wednesday, 27 Feb 2019 

Feb 27 (Reuters) - FedEx Corp ::FEDEX UNVEILS AUTONOMOUS DELIVERY ROBOT.FEDEX CORP - FEDEX SAMEDAY BOT IS AN EVOLUTION FOR SAME-DAY, LAST-MILE E-COMMERCE DELIVERIES.FEDEX CORP - FEDEX BOT IS BEING DEVELOPED IN COLLABORATION WITH DEKA DEVELOPMENT & RESEARCH CORP. AND ITS FOUNDER DEAN KAMEN.FEDEX CORP - FEDEX PLANS TO TEST THE BOT THIS SUMMER IN SELECT MARKETS, INCLUDING MEMPHIS, TENN., PENDING FINAL CITY APPROVALS..FEDEX - COLLABORATING WITH AUTOZONE, LOWE'S, PIZZA HUT, TARGET, WALGREENS AND WALMART TO HELP ASSESS RETAILERS' AUTONOMOUS DELIVERY NEEDS.  Full Article

Walmart Announces New Plastic Packaging Waste Reduction Commitments
Tuesday, 26 Feb 2019 

Feb 26 (Reuters) - Walmart Inc ::WALMART ANNOUNCES NEW PLASTIC PACKAGING WASTE REDUCTION COMMITMENTS.WALMART - PLASTIC WASTE REDUCTION COMMITMENTS ARE EXPECTED TO IMPACT OVER 30,000 SKUS.WALMART- WILL WORK WITH U.S. PRIVATE BRAND SUPPLIERS TO ACHIEVE 100 PERCENT RECYCLABLE, REUSABLE OR INDUSTRIALLY COMPOSTABLE PACKAGING BY 2025.WALMART - TARGETING AT LEAST 20 PERCENT POST-CONSUMER RECYCLED CONTENT IN PRIVATE BRAND PACKAGING BY 2025.WALMART - TO WORK WITH SUPPLIERS TO ELIMINATE NON-RECYCLABLE PACKAGING MATERIAL PVC IN GENERAL MERCHANDISE PACKAGING BY 2020.  Full Article

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Breakingviews - UK supermarket M&A will return in bargain bin

LONDON (Reuters Breakingviews) - J Sainsbury’s proposed 7.3 billion pound takeover of Walmart-owned Asda has been shelved but UK supermarket mergers may well resurface in the future - in the bargain bin.