Walmart Invests in Autonomous Vehicle Company Cruise

By Sheridan Fifer

Following a pilot with Cruise which began in November, Walmart is investing an undisclosed sum with the autonomous vehicle company. According to John Furner, president and CEO of Walmart U.S., it's not a question of if autonomous vehicles will take off in the retail space, but when. And Walmart intends to be at the forefront when that takes place. 

Cruise's business model, technology, zero emissions goal and "unmatched" driverless testing attracted the retailer to the startup, according to John Furner, president and CEO of Walmart U.S. 

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