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 Giti Tire

The world’s biggest tire manufacturer opened a new factory in Richburg, South Carolina, creating 1,700 new jobs for the people of Chester County.

Meet California Innovations

Making waves in Decatur, Georgia, this company created 150 new jobs to produce our exclusive Ozark Trail coolers.

Meet M Factory

Along New York’s Upper Bay, a group of Brooklyn natives stands out among the few in the country making eyewear.

Meet Sinomax

A top sleep foam vendor moved production to Tennessee, proving that companies manufacturing in the U.S. can stay competitive.

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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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Our Investment in U.S. Manufacturing, Explained

By committing to source more products made, assembled or grown in the U.S., Walmart is supporting the communities we serve in more ways than one.

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The Backyard Invention That Held on Through it All

When this mechanical engineer ran into a problem, he did what he’s always done: created a solution. His latest invention is designed to odd jobs a little easier.

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In the News: Inside Our Open Call for American Manufacturing

Forbes sent a film crew to Walmart’s home office to capture the excitement as suppliers pitched hundreds of products at the annual U.S. Manufacturing Open Call.

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Ruiz Foods: Building Burritos and Communities Since 1964

In a family business, everybody works – all the time. This chairman grew up surrounded by the company her father and grandfather created: Ruiz Food Products, Inc.

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This Chemistry Project Could Recolor Fabric Dyeing

Getting dressed each morning is a simple, routine act, but the process of making many of the clothes that fill our closets is anything but.

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