American retailer has filed seven applications with the patent office
The papers say the company plans to issue its own cryptocurrency and tokens of goods
Walmart has stated that it is constantly looking for ways to further promote services to consumers
Walmart, one of the largest US retailers, seems to be planning to enter the digital asset market. The company has filed seven applications with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPT).
Paper registered 01 December. Judging by the applications, Walmart plans not only to issue tokens, but also to create its own cryptocurrency for the convenience of consumers.
The company intends to provide customers with virtual analogues of sporting goods, toys, personal care items, etc. So far, these are just “outlines”, when the retailer intends to take the first steps in this direction is unknown.
The filings state that Walmart is constantly looking for and analyzing new technologies designed to simplify the shopping experience and enhance the consumer experience.
“We are constantly studying the market, ideas. Some of them end up reaching customers. From others, we simply learn lessons, ”said the representative of the organization.
After analyzing applications, trademark attorney Josh Gerber said that the company is not just “probing” the market. According to the lawyer, the papers show the seriousness of the mood in the company.
The segment of intangible assets attracts more and more large companies. Earlier we reported that the presentation of the first Adidas NFT collection was a resounding success.
One student from Indonesia turned his own selfies into tokens. The asset turned out to be in demand and brought huge profits to the owner.