"In some areas, we're trying general merchandise deliveries led by associates". Food price deflation has been a leading cause in slowed revenues for companies like Target, but Wal Mart has reported that their sales growth in grocery has been the best in 5 years with 56% of their sales come from grocery.
The delivery is only available for addresses near the participating Wal-Mart stores.
It has also added some online delivery "towers" at stores where items are stored for pickup at a discount to customers.
Walmart is also trialling delivery services in NY as it battles with Amazon.com, Aldi and Lidl all of whom are making inroads into the US. The same-day grocery delivery start-up has been growing its list of partnerships with retailers including Whole Foods, Costco, CVS and recently Aldi.
Parents die, kids hospitalized after family falls off cliff
Howard said the shoes were too big for the 4 year-old that was rescued and this suggested there was another child not yet found. Jacob Green, 7, who was found by a Sheriff's Detective, sustained a broken right arm and ankle and is in good condition.