Tag: Zipline

FMCG products, Retail Types

Three Lessons Grocers can Learn from Specialty Retailers

April 17, 2023

Via: Retail TouchPoints

Five years ago, the retail experiences we see in stores today would have been unrecognizable. With accelerated customer expectations forcing retailers to think creatively, customer engagement strategies are on the rise. With refreshed apps, streamlined loyalty programs and experimental presences […]


Walmart launches drone delivery service in rural Arkansas

November 23, 2021

Via: Charged

Walmart has partnered with drone-maker Zipline to launch a drone delivery service for residents in Northwest Arkansas. The program is the first commercial drone delivery launched by Walmart and its biggest investment in the technology to date, having trialled it […]


Drone delivery company Zipline doubles in valuation to $2.75bn

July 1, 2021

Via: Charged

Zipline, the world’s biggest drone delivery company operating at large-scale, has doubled in valuation to $2.75 billion. The US-based drone operator was founded in 2014 and has found great success in Africa, completing over 150,000 missions in the last five […]

E-commerce, Retail Types, Suppliers

Amazon and Walmart’s emerging delivery drone battle escalates with Zipline deal

September 14, 2020


Walmart announced Monday that it’s partnering with Zipline — a company best known for its medical drone operations in African countries like Ghana and Rwanda — to launch a delivery service of select health and wellness products in the U.S. […]