Supporting Communities and Growing Jobs

Walmart is making a $250 billion commitment to American manufacturing through 2023, creating new jobs across communities like yours.

Meet Frey Farms

Harvest season in Wayne County, Illinois yields pumpkins for seven different states, and hundreds of American jobs each season.

Meet Mars Candy

Sweet treats like M&Ms and Snickers candy bars are the work of locals at this confectionary in Topeka, Kansas.

Meet M Factory

Technology and craft meet in Brooklyn at one of the country’s few eyewear manufacturers.

Meet WinCraft

A modern facility gives this Midwest company the competitive edge as they make fan gear for the biggest teams in American sports.

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To Create the Perfect Dog Bone, an Inventor Found Inspiration at Home

When no dog bone could hold up to the chewing of LeeBob Willingham’s bulldog, he invented a new one that broke the mold. This engineer’s passion for innovative solutions turned a small project into a national business.

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Say Hello to a Unique NJ Toothpaste Company

The founder of Hello Products knows that it’s often small details that make the difference between the mundane and the magical. To “elevate the everyday,” this New Jersey-based entrepreneur built his brand out of beautiful, thoughtful design.

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Meet the Fishpeople Keeping Seafood, and Jobs, Local

Delivering seafood that’s caught and processed in the Pacific Northwest is a source of pride for the fishermen aboard the Sunset Charge. From sunrise to sunset this crew gathers by hand, taking only what is needed.

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Policy Roadmap

Since 2013, Walmart has been committed to breaking down barriers to creating manufacturing work in the U.S. Using new research from The Boston Consulting Group, we released a policy roadmap to help other retailers create American jobs.

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U.S. Manufacturing

At Walmart, we believe in making a difference on the issues our customers and communities care about. We believe we can create more American jobs by supporting more American manufacturing. Jump-starting the manufacturing industry and rebuilding the middle class requires a national effort by companies, industry leaders, lawmakers and others.

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Answering the Open Call: Entrepreneurs Bring It at Walmart’s Annual Event

Five suppliers. Five unique experiences. The Annual Open Call at Walmart’s Home Office has the power to make the American dream come true.

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Diary of a Dairy Farm: Meet the Dirksens, Who Supply Milk to Walmart

Ohio native, Tina Dirksen, discusses what it means to her family of 14 to sell milk to our new dairy.

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Making Your Favorite Jeans Better for the Planet

Dyeing processes for jeans haven’t changed for almost 100 years. Texas Tech’s innovative process makes dying more sustainable.

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At 50 Strong, America and Innovation Go Hand-in-Hand

50 Strong CEO, Ashley Thompson, talks about making plastics right here in the U.S.A. and what it means to keep manufacturing strong in the states.

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RedHead Wine is Raising a Glass to Family Traditions

Wine is in her family, and CEO Marisa Sergi is bringing her special blend of old world tradition and new world business savvy to customers.

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