Walmart plans to sell virtual goods, create cryptocurrency and NFTs

walmart (WMT) – Get a Walmart Inc. Report joins a number of other retailers who have established virtual stores and created non-replaceable tokens or NFTs with plans to produce its own cryptocurrency.

Retail giant Bentonville, Ark. filed several filings with the US Patent and Trademark Office on Dec. 30, including one seeking to trademark financial services for cryptocurrency, NFTs, and blockchain technology; a financial exchange of virtual currencies; creation of digital currencies and tokens of value for use by the online community; issuance of NFTs for use with blockchain technology and various other services related to NFTs, cryptocurrency, virtual currencies and digital currencies and assets.