Wal-Mart Considers a Do-Over
- Getting Flicks on Your TV: Is It Vudu? LaGesse, David // U.S. News & World Report;11/19/2007, Vol. 143 Issue 18, p84
The article describes a legal movie download system and service called Vudu that uses file sharing technology. Vudu sells downloadable commercial movies over the internet to a Vudu box costing $400. Movies range from $1 to $20 to buy or rent. Limited titles are offered and there is difficulty...
- Smile, you're on YouTube. Daniels, Mark // Publican's Morning Advertiser;9/11/2014 Supplement, p14
The article discusses the uses of the video-sharing site YouTube. It emphasizes that the site is acquired by Internet firm Google Inc. in 2006 and its capability in allowing its users to develop a revenue stream from their videos. It notes the potential of YouTube in promoting business similar...
- Wal-Mart's Vudu Buy Puts Dealers In Tough Spot. WOLF, ALAN // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;3/8/2010, Vol. 25 Issue 6, p4
The article reports that the acquisition of Internet video download service Vudu by Wal-Mart is putting competing retailers in a tough spot in Bentonville, Arkansas in March 2010.
- Walmart Embraces HP Photo Solution. // MMR;3/8/2010, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p12
The article reports on the plan of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. to install an Instant Print Solution from Hewlett-Packard Co. (HP).
- Snapfish Adds Pickup Through Walmart, Duane Reade. TARR, GREG // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;11/9/2009, Vol. 24 Issue 23, p60
The article reports on the partnership between Snapfish by Hewlett-Packard (HP), Walmart and New York drug store chain Duane Reade for a pick up service of photo prints ordered through Snapfish's website. This allows customers to order lab-quality prints online and pick them up from a local...
- Wal-Mart Chooses HP for Data Analysis. // Apparel Magazine;Oct2007, Vol. 49 Issue 2, p18
This article reports on the selection of the HP Neoview data warehousing platform by Wal-Mart Stores Inc. to power complex analysis of data collected across its stores in the U.S. in 2007. According to Nancy Stewart, chief technology officer of Wal-Mart, the partnership with Hewlett-Packard Co....
- When less is more. Casey, Linda // Packaging Digest;Oct2008, Vol. 45 Issue 10, p84
The article reports that Palo Alto, California-based Hewlett-Packard Co. (HP) has won Wal-Mart Stores Inc.'s Home Entertainment Design Challenge for its innovative retail packaging of notebook computers. HP replaces the box for its notebook computers for retail shelf packaging with the HP...
- Looking on the Bright Side. Liberman, Vadim // Conference Board Review;May/Jun2008, Vol. 45 Issue 3, p72
The article reports on the adoption of solar power system for sustainable energy by several companies in the U.S. Hewlett-Packard Co. sets 5,000 solar panels atop the buildings of its San Diego, California site to supply 10% of the complex's energy needs. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. plans to apply...
- HP, Wal-Mart Intro The PC-In-A-Box. Olenick, Doug // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;08/21/2000, Vol. 15 Issue 19, p25
Features the PC-in-a-box hard bundle introduced by Hewlett-Packard through Wal-Mart. Accessories included in the box; Design of the concept to make buying simpler and improve the entire purchasing experience.