Walmart CEO of U.S. E-Commerce Business and Founder Marc Lore to Retire

January 20, 2021 Tomi Kilgore, MarketWatch

Walmart said Lore will serve as a strategic advisor to Walmart through September 2021.

Walmart and HomeValet Pilot Smart Box Technology to Receive Fresh Deliveries

When we launched our grocery delivery service in 2018, we did it for one reason – our customers wanted it. Since then, it’s been a lifesaver for busy families. They can simply shop their local store from anywhere and schedule a time to have it delivered right to their front door. It’s incredibly convenient.

Walmart Announces More Than $700 Million in Additional Associate Bonuses, Tops $2.8 Billion in Total Cash Bonuses to Associates in 2020

December 14, 2020 Walmart

Walmart announced more than $700 million in additional cash bonuses to its U.S. based associates. The company’s latest bonus announcement includes $319 million in quarterly bonuses paid in associates’ Nov. 25 paychecks following strong third quarter business performance and an estimated $388 million in special cash bonuses to be paid Dec. 24 in recognition of associates’ sustained commitment to customers during the pandemic.

Walmart Drops $35 Minimum For Its Members’ Online Orders

Shoppers on who pay a $98-a-year membership fee will get free shipping on orders of any size starting Friday.

Walmart de Mexico Says Under Investigation For Antitrust Behavior

November 24, 2020 Reuters

Walmart’s Mexico unit said on Monday it was notified by Mexico’s federal competition authority that it is being investigated for possible antitrust behavior in the supply and distribution market of wholesale goods and retail of these goods and services.