Sustainability in Value Chains

As a global retailer, Walmart has the potential to impact sustainability at every level of the supply chain. We collaborate with suppliers to make sure the products we sell are as affordable, safe and sustainable as possible.

Recent Stories

  • November 14, 2019
    Nov. 14, 2019 By Elizabeth Walker, Walmart Corporate Affairs It’s the first thing you touch when you walk into a store, and the last thing you touch before you leave the parking lot. The shopping cart has become a quintessential part of the American shopping experience, but have you ever thought about where the carts come from?Most people probably…
  • September 29, 2019
    Sept. 29, 2019 By Ryan Isabell, Senior Buying Manager, Coffee & Cocoa In 2017, we made a commitment to more sustainably source the private brand coffee found in Walmart stores in the U.S. by 2020. As of today – one year early – we’re proud to announce that all coffee sourced for Walmart U.S. private brands is certified sustainable through…
  • September 19, 2019
    Sept. 19, 2019 By Kathleen McLaughlin, EVP and Chief Sustainability Officer, Walmart Inc. As people head to New York for next week’s Climate Action Summit, conversation has turned to the irony of emitting carbon to attend a gathering largely focused on how to reduce carbon. So…why do I believe it is important to participate? Three…