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Store No. 8

Walmart’s Tech Incubator Gets Jenny Fleiss, Co-Founder of Rent The Runway, to Join

Money makes the world go ’round? From the official blog post announcement: […]we are thrilled to announce today that Jenny Fleiss will join us as Co-founder and CEO of our first portfolio company. This new company will develop highly-personalized, one-to-one shopping experiences. Jenny is a trailblazer in her field and has spent her career advancing […]

Walmart’s Tech Incubator ‘Store No. 8’ Sounds Not That Appealing to Startups

Walmart’s new e-commerce boss Marc Lore unveiled ‘Store No. 8’, the company’s new tech incubator located in Silicon Valley, at the Shoptalk conference. Bloomberg: Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is creating a technology-startup incubator in California’s Silicon Valley to help identify changes that will reshape the retail experience in the next few years, including virtual reality, autonomous […]