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Reuters reports that Walmart "is in talks with several mobile wallet companies to offer more payment options in its Wal-Mart Pay app."

The story notes that Walmart signed up JPMorgan Chase last week, and that "starting next year, Chase Pay will become the first third-party digital wallet on Wal-Mart's website and app."

The story notes that "Apple Inc's Apple Pay or Alphabet Inc's Android Pay are the most popular digital wallets, and U.S. retailers have launched many mobile payment apps in the last two years. But acceptance has been slow, largely because most systems require new equipment at stores.

"Wal-Mart Pay was launched in December 2015 and can be used in all of the retailer's 4,600 U.S. stores."
KC's View:
I think Walmart is doing the right thing by expanding the options; I have to wonder at what point there will be too many mobile wallets, and we'll start to see some dropouts. We're probably not close to that point yet, but this seems like it would be an inevitable part of the evolution of this segment.