• Ford partners with Postmates and Walmart for autonomous grocery delivery in Miami area

    28 days ago - By Venture Beat

    Ford, Walmart, and Postmates are teaming up to deliver groceries with autonomous cars in the Miami area, the three announced.
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  • Ford, Walmart test self-driving grocery delivery service

    Ford, Walmart test self-driving grocery delivery service

    28 days ago - By Chron

    Ford and Walmart are teaming up to test a self-driving grocery delivery service.
    The pilot program in Miami-Dade County will use Postmates as its delivery partner to bring items such as groceries, diapers, pet food and other items to customers. The vehicles used will collect data about consumer preferences to help the companies understand what items people want. Ford said Wednesday that it'll also look at different vehicle configurations or modifications that may be needed to accommodate orders such as perishable goods, or when a vehicle is making multiple deliveries on a single trip.
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  • Ford, Walmart to collaborate on designing automated-vehicle delivery

    28 days ago - By Reuters

    Ford Motor Co , Walmart Inc and delivery service Postmates Inc will collaborate to design a service for delivering groceries and other goods to Walmart customers that could someday use autonomous vehicles, the companies said on Wednesday.
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  • Ford, Walmart, and Postmates will begin testing autonomous-driving deliveries

    28 days ago - By Fast Company

    Ford is interested in seeing how self-driving vehicles could impact the goods delivery market.
    The partnership was announced by Ford's Autonomous Vehicles director, Brian Wolf, in a Medium post. In the post, Wolf said Ford is interested in seeing how self-driving vehicles could impact the goods delivery market. That's why it's teamed up with Walmart and Postmates to run a trial in Miami-Dade County in Florida, Wolf says:
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  • Ford, Walmart collaborate to design automated-vehicle delivery

    28 days ago - By Reuters

    Ford Motor Co, Walmart Inc and delivery service Postmates Inc will collaborate to design a service for delivering groceries and other goods to Walmart customers that could someday use autonomous vehicles, the companies said on Wednesday.
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  • Ford and Walmart are teaming up to test delivering products with self-driving cars

    Ford and Walmart are teaming up to test delivering products with self-driving cars

    28 days ago - By Business Insider

    Ford announced on Wednesday that it is partnering with Walmart and Postmates to explore how the companies can use self-driving vehicles to deliver products in Miami-Dade County in Florida.
    Ford expects to test delivery of items such as groceries, toiletries, pet food, and other consumer products.
    As part of the program, Ford will be testing various vehicle designs to see what works best for shipping different items.
    Ford's self-driving cars could soon be delivering Walmart products in Miami-Dade Country in Florida.
    Ford announced on Wednesday that it is teaming up with Walmart and...
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  • Ford partners with Walmart and Postmates to test autonomous grocery delivery

    28 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    Ford is partnering with Walmart and Postmates to test the business of delivering goods like groceries and pet food using self-driving vehicles.
    The pilot project is focused on Miami-Dade County, according to Ford's announcement Wednesday. This is an area where Ford is already embedded and testing out what a commercial self-driving vehicle business might look like through collaborations with Postmates, Dominoes and local merchants.
    Ford is pursuing two parallels tracks - develop and test the self-driving vehicle system while separately work on the business side of how a dedicated fleet of...
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