Walmart unveils drone delivery scheme for 4 million US households

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Walmart’s new drone delivery service, which will be rolled out to six US states, will be available to shoppers by the end of the year.

Walmart will scale up its delivery service with operating partner DroneUp to parts of Arizona, Arkansas, Florida, Texas, Utah and Virginia, with up to 4 million shoppers eligible to use the service later this year.

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