Bengaluru to host Walmart’s new technology centre

Walmart is launching a brand new technology centre in India and expand its headcount significantly as it looks to tap into top technology talent in the country, at at a time when the retail giant is looking to shore up its push into online retail amid a bruising global retail war with new-age rivals such as Amazon.In an interview on Tuesday, Walmart CIO Karenann Terrell and CTO of global ecommerce Jeremy King said that the company would spare no expense to invest heavily in India and hand-pick top talent, especially in areas such as data sciences and analytics.”We bring the three parts – e-commerce, data & analytics, and the technology supporting stores & distribution centres – together. Having them all co-located is just an enormous boost in innovation and what…


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