Tallinn, Estonia, June 22, 2017 –Walmart’s high ranking delegation paid a visit to Cleveron from 19th to 21st of June to discuss future plans in click-and-collect technology development.
Walmart’s delegation including among others the Executive Vice Presidents Mark Ibbotson, JP Suarez and the Director of Corporate Development of Walmart Global eCommerce Tim DeSoto travelled to Estonia to further get to know Cleveron, our people, products, and discuss future click-and-collect solution development plans.
During the three-day visit, Walmart’s delegation toured Cleveron’s development centre in Viljandi. Cleveron’s Chairman of the Board Arno Kütt introduced latest innovations and future development projects. Among others, the newest product self-learning click-and-collect parcel terminal Flex was introduced. On Monday, the delegation had lunch with the President of Estonia Kersti Kaljulaid.
Walmart’s Executive Vice President JP Suarez commented the visit by saying “Cleveron’s been a good business partner for us. So we want to continue to explore with them the opportunities that exist in the United States and elsewhere.” Both Suarez and Ibbotson see Cleveron’s products as a key component in bringing physical and digital commerce together. Suarez further commented on PackRobot by saying “The customer is delighted with the convenience, the speed and the interface.”
Cleveron’s robotics based click-and-collect parcel terminal PackRobot was first installed in the U.S. last fall. Walmart tested the terminals before expanding the solution to other stores across country.
Cleveron is an Estonian technology company developing click-and-collect parcel delivery technology for retail and logistics companies. Cleveron’s PackRobot is the first model of a new generation technology and a robotics based parcel delivery terminals. With the support of innovative technology and international clientbase, Cleveron aims to become sector leader in the EU and the USA.
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE: WMT) helps people around the world save money and live better - anytime and anywhere - in retail stores, online, and through their mobile devices. Each week, over 260 million customers and members visit our 11,723 stores under 59 banners in 28 countries and e-commerce websites in 11 countries. With fiscal year 2017 revenue of $485.9 billion, Walmart employs approximately 2.3 million associates worldwide. Walmart continues to be a leader in sustainability, corporate philanthropy and employment opportunity.