Walmart Invests In Vertical Farming

January 27, 2022


Walmart Invests In Vertical Farming


Walmart recently agreed to invest in an indoor vertical farming company so as to use the platform to deliver fresh produce to Walmart retail stores. 

  • Taking steps: The indoor vertical farming company is called Plenty Unlimited Inc., or Plenty. Together Plenty and Walmart plan to create a new market-leading product category. Walmart is the first large retailer in the U.S. to invest so significantly in vertical farming. 
  • Innovation: The technology at Plenty delivers pesticide-free produce that tastes like it was picked fresh year-round. By investing in vertical farming, Walmart plans to increase quality food supply in a sustainable way while offering it at “the best prices.” 

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