AgSocio First Farm Labor Contractor to Achieve Verification Through EFI Pilot Program

January 16, 2023 Equitable Food Initiative

Equitable Food Initiative, the workforce development and certification organization that partners with growers, farmworkers, retailers and consumer groups, announced that AgSocio, an agricultural labor and service provider operating in California and Arizona, is the first company to complete an initial verification of EFI’s farm labor contractor (FLC) standards, as part of a pilot program.

Walmart Now Operates Drone Delivery in 7 States, Completes 6,000 Drone Deliveries

January 9, 2023 Walmart

Walmart’s drone delivery program is soaring into the new year, having successfully completed its intended expansion plans for 2022. The company now operates, with its vendors, 36 drone delivery hubs across seven states, including Arizona, Arkansas, Florida, North Carolina, Texas, Utah and Virginia.

Walmart Delivers over 100,000 Veterans’ Wreaths to be placed at Participating Cemeteries in Support of Wreaths Across America

December 20, 2022 Walmart

Walmart donated the services of 16 tractor trailers to transport 100,000 veterans’ wreaths to participating ceremonies across the country as part of the company’s involvement in National Wreaths Across America Day – this year, held on Saturday, Dec. 17, 2022.

Walmart’s Drone Delivery Takes Flight in Texas with DroneUp

December 16, 2022 DroneUp

Santa’s sleigh may not be the only thing seen flying in the skies of Texas. Walmart’s drone delivery service is now available for select customers in the Dallas-area. The new delivery option will be fulfilled from 11 stores, making it easier than ever for customers to grab those last-minute gifts. No assistance from Rudolph needed.

DroneUp has Partnered with Walmart to Make Home Deliveries Even Faster

DroneUp has been working with Walmart to get consumers in a handful of states their lightweight goods in as little as half an hour.