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Published on March 26, 2020 and last updated on August 27, 2020


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COVID-19 U.S. Fact Sheet

Please view and download our fact sheet for a comprehensive overview on our response to COVID-19 in the U.S.

Updated on August 18, 2020

This fact sheet will update frequently. Please check back for the latest version.

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Calley Williams, a Walmart customer, puts a mask on her daughter outside a Walmart store

Merchandising for the Bread-baking, Puzzle-playing, Home-schooling Walmart Customer

July 27, 2020

Not long before the COVID-19 pandemic led to lockdowns across the United States, William Roberts, manager of Walmart store 2125 in Lakewood, Colorado, near Denver, received a large supply of Lysol. “It was gone in two days,” Roberts said. “It was immediate. It was weird.”
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Additional News

July 27: Testing, Testing: Walmart’s Plan to Stand Up a COVID-19 Testing Site in Eight Days

July 27: How Walmart Mobilized to Hire Hundreds of Thousands During a Pandemic

July 27: ‘This is Our Playbook; We Solve Problems’: Walmart’s Emergency Operations Center Manages a Once-in-a-Century Pandemic

July 21: Walmart Invests $428 Million More in Associates with Another Special Bonus; Totaling $1.1 Billion in Special Bonuses So Far This Year

July 15: A Simple Step to Help Keep You Safe: Walmart and Sam’s Club Require Shoppers to Wear Face Coverings

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