The co-branded sites are set to launch at select stores in Florida and Texas, initially offering lab testing services with the expectation that they will expand to include other basic healthcare services.
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In the Goldman Sachs/Condé Nast 2017 Love List: Food, among places people shop for food, Wal-Mart topped the list for millennial food enthusiasts surveyed, and Target came in second place among millennials. The top drug chain was CVS, which came in eighth among millennial food enthusiasts, followed by Walgreens at 10.
Since its first Walmart Wellness Day event, the company said it has delivered more than 1.1 million screenings across the country.
At Walmart’s 47th Annual Shareholders Meeting, CEO Doug McMillon discussed how the company is using technology to empower its associates and improve the customer experience.
Walmart’s latest delivery initiative leverages its own store employees to drop online orders off at customers’ front doors.
The retailer will open nine new stores across Florida in its current fiscal year, creating more than 800 jobs, and also execute a multi-million-dollar capital investment plan by remodeling more than 40 locations across the state
The changes, which go into effect June 24, mean that if an associate’s military salary is less than what they were making at their job at Walmart, the company will pay them the difference while they are on a military leave of absence.
Changes set to roll out to roughly 400-640 stores include a focus on the in-store pickup experience, as well as an expansion of organic and fresh offerings and grocery pickup.