Friday, September 21, 2018

Walmart to launch VR training in all stores nationwide

Chain Store Age
Walmart is embracing virtual reality in a big way.

In October, the discount giant will launch VR-based employee training at store-level. Walmart will send four Oculus Go VR headsets to every Walmart supercenter, and two units to every Neighborhood Market and discount store in the United States. By the end of 2018, there will be 17,000 headsets available at store-level, a move that will give more than one million Walmart associates access to virtual learning, according to “Walmart Today,” a blog on Walmart’s website.. . . more