With Focus On Improving Sam’s Club Customer Relationships, WalmartLabs Snaps Up Silicon Valley-Based PunchTab

WalmartLabs, the retailer’s Silicon Valley-based R&D group, announced this morning that it has acquired loyalty startup PunchTab, in order to better connect with and engage customers who sho

WalmartLabs Acquires Kleiner Perkins-Backed Luvocracy, A Pinterest-Like Marketplace For Product Recommendations

Walmart's Silicon Valley R&D group @WalmartLabs is announcing this morning that it has acquired its 14th startup, social marketplace Luvocracy. As part of the deal, @WalmartLabs will bring in a to

@WalmartLabs Grabs Its First “Silicon Alley” Startup With Acquisition Of Fashion App Stylr

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.walmartlabs.com/">@WalmartLabs</a>, the retailer's Silicon Valley-based R&D and innovation center, is today announcing its 13th acquisition - and its first from

@WalmartLabs’ Price Comparison Tech Will Soon Automatically Credit Walmart Shoppers For Competitor Discounts

Price comparison technology from retail giant Walmart’s R&D center, @WalmartLabs, will begin rolling out this summer on web and mobile, to show consumers competitors’ pricing and offe

@WalmartLabs Buys Adtech Startup Adchemy, Its Biggest Talent Deal Yet

@WalmartLabs, the retailer’s Silicon Valley-based innovation lab and R&D center, has now made its twelfth acquisition with the purchase of e-commerce technology company Adchemy, its biggest

Undercutting Startups, Walmart Launches Food Subscription Service, Goodies.co, For $7 Per Month

Walmart’s experimentation with subscription-based commerce continues today, with the public launch of Goodies.co, a food subscription service featuring boxes of sample-sized treats shipped month

In Battle With Amazon, Walmart Unveils Polaris, A Semantic Search Engine For Products

Walmart is today unveiling a new search engine named "Polaris" which now powers <a target="_blank" href="http://www.walmart.com">Walmart.com</a>, as well as the company's mobile web and mobile apps,

@WalmartLabs’ Crowdsourced Product Selection Contest Wraps, Charitable Bottled Water Wins

Walmart's attempt at crowdsourcing product selection has come to a close. The company has announced the winners of its <a href="http://getontheshelf.com/">Get on the Shelf</a> contest, which was lau

@WalmartLabs Crowdsources Walmart’s Product Selection With New “Get On The Shelf” Contest

<a href="http://www.walmartlabs.com/">@WalmartLabs</a>, the digital technology division of the world's largest retailer, is launching a contest today which uses crowdsourcing techniques to determine w

@WalmartLabs Acquires Mobile Agency Small Society

@WalmartLabs, the retailer's digital technology division, has acquired Portland-based mobile agency <a href="http://smallsociety.com/">Small Society</a>. The company helped businesses create, develop