VeChain price spikes 37+% in an hour following Walmart news

  The VeChain price spiked by a third in less than an hour, following confirmation the cryptocurrency had partnered with Walmart in China. Just before 1pm AEST Tom Foth, senior director at Price Waterhouse Coopers posted a brief update on Twitter . "At the Walmart, Vechain, PwC announcement food safety tracking of foods Walmart sells in China....
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Walmart to use blockchain to track their leafy greens

  Walmart uses blockchain technology to improve the shopping experience for their customers via blockchain. Walmart has implemented a blockchain system, designed by IBM, to ensure that their lettuce/ other leafy greens, is free of any bacteria when it reaches the store floor. The way they are accomplishing this is by telling their suppliers of...
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Walmart’s Latest Patent Unveils Blockchain-Based Delivery Management System

  U.S. retail giant Walmart 's latest blockchain -related patent application describes a "secure" delivery management system, according to a filing published by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) July 5. The newly published application, entitled "Delivery Reservation Apparatus and Method," outlines a blockchain-based management syste...
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Walmart, IBM Blockchain Initiative Aims to Track Global Food Supply Chain

  Walmart and nine other companies have partnered with IBM in order to release a blockchain for tracking food globally through its supply chain, The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) reports June 25. The Food Trust blockchain, which includes Nestlé SA, Dole Food Co., Driscoll's Inc., Golden State Foods, Kroger Co., McCormick and Co., McLane Co., Tyson...
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Walmart Awarded Patent for Blockchain-Based Medical Records System

  U.S. retail giant Walmart has been awarded a patent for a system that would store medical records on a blockchain from a wearable device, according to a patent filing published by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. The system, according to the document, will allow medical professionals to retrieve medical data from a patient that is unabl...
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