Walmart Bets On Conversational Commerce, Pilots Text-To-Shop Feature

Walmart and its incubator Store N8 are beta testing a text-to-shop feature in an effort to create a new conversational shopping experience for customers.

The launch of the pilot comes over a year and a half after Walmart put the kibosh on its Jet Black program, which enabled upper-income New Yorkers that lived far away from Walmart stores to shop…