Posts Tagged ‘Wal-Mart’

13-year-old CEO Lands Cozys in Walmart to Benefit Dallas-based Susan G. Komen

Posted by D'Anzia Robertson

A 13-year-old entrepreneur is bringing her coffee cup cozys to Walmart stores this fall to benefit Dallas-based Susan G. Komen.

Jordan Phillips, CEO of Cozys For the Cure, first caught the eye of the breast cancer organization last year. …

ALDI Pilots Delivering Groceries in Dallas, 2 Other Cities

Posted by Lance Murray

You may be too busy to hit the local grocery store. Or, you may just want to sit back, relax, and have someone else bring your groceries to you.

Whatever the motivation, your home grocery delivery options continue to sprout …

Meet the Addison Startup Helping Wal‑Mart, Mercedes Transform Shopping

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Wal-Mart is debuting new simulated reality technology that was developed by an Addison startup called Spacee.

The deviceless mixed reality uses projectors, motion sensing cameras, and cloud computing to digitally impose an experience on top of real world items. And …

What’s On Trend in Retail? REVTECH Founder: It’s About Customer Experience

Posted by Heather Noel

REVTECH Managing Director David Matthews is concerned for Dallas’ future in retail, but through the startup accelerator’s new space he foresees hope for the industry. 

It’s there in the 13,000-square-foot North Dallas office, which REVTECH will officially celebrate Thursday

22 DFW Companies Make 2017 Fortune 500 List

Posted by Chloe Bennett

Dallas-Fort Worth is well represented on this year’s Fortune 500 list with 22 local companies earning a spot in the coveted rankings. 

It’s the 63rd year for the Fortune magazine list which annually ranks 500 U.S. companies by total fiscal …

7-Eleven, Wal-Mart Beefing Up Convenience

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Convenience is king these days as both Wal-Mart and 7-Eleven are demonstrating. 

Wal-Mart recently opened a larger 2,500-square-foot C-store at its Crowley location, the Dallas Business Journal reported. The pilot store is several times larger than the typical Wal-Mart convenience …

Wal-Mart Nixes Membership for Online Shipping

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Wal-Mart has taken off its gloves in the fight against Amazon, eliminating the $49 membership fee so any customer can get 2 million items shipped free, The Dallas Morning News reported.

Wal-Mart has been on a distribution center building …

Home Health Startup Honor Launches in DFW

Posted by Heather Noel

Home health provider Honor has expanded its services and opened two education and resource centers in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

The Silicon Valley-based startup matches home care professionals with those needing care via an app. Through its digital platform users …

3 Things We’re Reading: Mavericks Owner Keeps Ticket Prices Low for the Loyal

Posted by Julia Falcon

WHY MAVERICKS TICKET PRICES WERE LOWERED; VETERAN’S JOBS IDEA GOOD FOR THE SOLE & SOUL; MORE TECH TO COME TO NORTH TEXAS


Every day Dallas Innovates staffers scour websites looking for the most interesting, important, and unusual stories about innovation

3 Things We’re Reading: Children’s Health Offers Virtual Visits in Schools

Posted by Heather Noel

CHILDREN’S HEALTH OFFERS VIRTUAL VISTS; AT&T PLANS TO AQUIRE VIDEO STREAMING COMPANY; WALMART LAUNCHES MOBILE PAY IN NORTH TEXAS


Every day, Dallas Innovates staffers scan websites looking for the most interesting, important, and unusual stories about innovation and creativity. Here …