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Your Personal Shopper: The Science of My Job @WalmartLabs

By Om Marwah, Cognitive Scientist, @WalmartLabs

Have you ever gotten an email from Walmart about an item you were just browsing on Walmart.com? What about one that featured products that are perfect for your spring-cleaning project? These seemingly instinctive alerts aren’t necessarily coincidental, but rather are created by the targeting team… Read More

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Lower Fees, Less Hassle with Walmart Direct2Cash

By John Metz, Sr. Director, Walmart Services

Today is a big day for Americans – it’s the first day to begin to file taxes. Whether you look forward to this time of year or not, there’s one thing we can all agree on: If we’re fortunate enough to get a refund, the last thing we want to do is wait on a check and spend money on unnecessary fees.… Read More

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Find Items Even Easier with ‘Search My Store’

By Wendy Bergh, Vice President, Mobile and Digital Strategy, Walmart

Picture this: You’re standing in one of our more than 4,300 stores, you can’t find the cranberry juice for your holiday party and, worst of all, you’re in a big hurry. No need to flag down an associate. You just open your Walmart mobile app, type in ‘cranberry juice,’ and the Walmart app will tell… Read More

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For Customers, a New Way to Choose Health Insurance

By Marcus Osborne, Vice President, Payer Relations, Walmart U.S. Health & Wellness

There are few things in life more important than health. Yet for many of us, the complex world of health insurance is often something we must learn how to navigate on our own. This is a point our customers have brought to us time and again, and earlier this month, we announced a new way of… Read More

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Simplifying Access to Digital Movies

By Gibu Thomas, Senior Vice President, Mobile and Digital, Walmart Global eCommerce

When I was a kid, I watched movies either in theaters or on the couch in front of the TV. But in recent years, the way we watch movies has changed dramatically. We stream the latest releases from a computer…kids watch from a tablet on road trips…and some even watch from their phones on the… Read More

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