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Walmart and MediLedger partnership will allow the tracking of prescription drugs in the blockchain

Retail giant Walmart joined MediLedger, a blockchain-based pharmaceutical consortium to track prescription drugs, CoinDesk reported. The move comes as Chronicled, Inc.’s MediLedger project prepares to launch a pilot program with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in early June. In February, the FDA announced that in its soon launching pilot project, participants

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Walmart Follows Pfizer in Joining Blockchain Pharmaceutical Project MediLedger: Report

Global retail giant Walmart is expanding its blockchain expertise by joining blockchain-powered pharmaceutical consortium MediLedger, industry media outlet CoinDesk reports on June 3.Walmart is reportedly planning to roll out a pilot project to track pharmaceutical products using MediLedger technology with the United States Food and Drug Administration in early

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Why India’s Strict Policy Will Have a Bigger Toll on Walmart Than Amazon

New restrictions over e-commerce businesses operating within India’s borders have raised concerns that major online retailers like Amazon and Walmart will have it “tough” in the region.However, it’s Walmart that could be left on the ropes following this new rule change, considering Amazon’s dominance in the e-commerce space.Walmart’s Opportunity To

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Walmart Enters Blockchain Ecosystem with decentralized financial asset management network Walmart Leafy (WAL)

ADVERTISEMENTS Walmart Inc. is about to realize the world’s most reliable retail money transfer system with the ability to finalize transactions in less than 2 seconds. Walmart Inc. has just announced the development of a new blockchain service called WalmartLeafy.com, a decentralized financial asset management network. This system allows suppliers

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Walmart asks suppliers to use the blockchain for product traceability

Walmart has written to suppliers of leafy greens to use blockchain technology to implement real-time, end-to-end product traceability.Reducing cost and time to trace food outbreaksWalmart is launching this initiative following multiple high profile recalls and outbreaks associated with these types of products. Using existing one-step up and one-step-back traceability processes

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Walmart Requires Certain Produce Suppliers to Deploy Blockchain Technology

U.S. retail giant Walmart and its division Sam’s Club, a membership-only retail warehouse club, will require suppliers of leafy greens to implement a farm-to-store tracking system based on blockchain tech, Reuters reported September 24.The end-to-end traceability system is based on distributed ledger technology (DLT) developed by computing giant IBM. According

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