Wal-Mart tests new food-stamp plan

It lets people order online, pick up, pay outside store

Posted: September 24, 2017 at 2:13 a.m.

Stephany Ponce of Springdale, a personal shopper at the Wal-Mart in Rogers’ selects grocery items in May. Wal-Mart’s new program will allow food stamp recipients to order groceries online and pay for them at the store through the company’s pickup service.

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. has introduced a program that will enable food stamp recipients to order groceries online and pay for them at the store through the company's pickup service.

Carlos Calderon delivers groceries to a customer in May at a Bentonville Wal-Mart. The retailer recently opened the online grocery pickup option for c...

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