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BENTONVILLE, Ark., July 1, 2020 — Summer is here, and yet social distancing measures have drained pool parties, stalled out family vacations and left camp bunks bare. Now parents are in the hot seat to keep summer 2020 sweet for their kids. That’s why, today, Walmart announced two new experiences to help families make memories together, by…
July 1, 2020
Starting a new career can be daunting for anyone. And that goes double for U.S. military veterans cycling into civilian life. Earlier this year, Walmart fulfilled its commitment to hire 250,000 military veterans by 2020. I caught up with one of our proud military veterans, Jessica Huntsman, to…
July 1, 2020
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BENTONVILLE, Ark., July 1, 2020 — When Jessica Huntsman returned to civilian life after almost a decade of service in the U.S. Army, she found it more challenging finding a job than she’d expected. “I put in so many applications when I left, but no one wanted to take a look,” she said. “I asked myself, ‘I check all of these boxes, why does no one…
July 1, 2020
Retail checkouts have been evolving for years. Inside its stores, Walmart has introduced convenient check out options for years, including self-checkouts, pickup and delivery, giving customers more choice and changing the way they shop. But there’s one checkout area that hasn’t changed in a…
June 30, 2020
We are shocked and heartbroken about the horrific event that occurred at our Red Bluff, California, distribution center yesterday. It sadly claimed the life of a beloved member of the Walmart team, Martin Haro-Lozano.
June 28, 2020

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Chicago, like cities across America, has seen its share of historic challenges these past months. And like the rest of the country, this great city is navigating a global health crisis while at the same time confronting the racism and discrimination that have perpetuated a set of systems that…
June 26, 2020
SPRINGDALE, Ark., June 24, 2020 — On the heels of successfully opening three Walmart Health Centers in Georgia, Walmart is opening the newest location right here in Northwest Arkansas at the Supercenter on Elm Springs Road. Families in Springdale and surrounding communities can now experience a state-of-the-art health…
June 24, 2020
Having access to quality, affordable healthcare has never been more important in the United States. We’re navigating a global pandemic that has exposed the vulnerabilities of our healthcare system and makes it hard for many families to get the care they need…
June 17, 2020
Around the world, over 2.2 million people work for Walmart. In the U.S., where about 90% of the population lives within 10 miles of a Walmart store or Sam’s Club, we’re a source for advancement, providing a variety of opportunities for people of every background. Case in point: 75% of our store management teams started as hourly associates, and last year, we promoted more than 215,000 people to jobs with greater responsibility and higher pay.
In our work to help people live better, bringing people new and convenient ways to live healthier is a key step. That’s why we’re excited to announce that Walmart has acquired…
June 15, 2020