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For those who have already stalled on their 2020 fitness goals, maybe this will help: Walmart is offering gym memberships to associates and their families for as low as $9 per paycheck. It’s no secret that wellness and fitness are essential to good health. Through the Walton Life Fitness…
January 23, 2020
It is with great sorrow and eternal gratitude we share the news that David Glass has passed away. For those of you who knew him, you know what an extraordinary leader and person he was. David joined our company in 1976 and served as our CEO from 1988 to 2000. He was a great partner to Sam and Rob Walton and led the company as CEO through the important period after we lost Sam.
January 17, 2020
We applaud final congressional passage of the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement. North America is core to Walmart’s operations as a global company with more than 2,800 Walmart retail units in Mexico and Canada, supporting nearly 430,000 jobs, in addition to more than 5,000 U.S. stores and clubs…
January 16, 2020
BENTONVILLE, Ark. — In response to the devastation caused by the recent earthquakes in Puerto Rico, Walmart and the Walmart Foundation are committing up to $500,000 in cash and in-kind support for relief and recovery.The commitment will support the American Red Cross, Salvation Army, World Central Kitchen and Mercy Corps through…
January 13, 2020
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THOMASVILLE, GA. — Today Walmart announced the opening of a case-ready facility that is part of the company’s new Angus beef supply chain. Governor Brian Kemp joined Walmart executives…
January 10, 2020
Every day, Shaun Corbett is making history, just by coming to work. He owns Lucky Spot Barber Shop, which is located inside the supercenter on Wilkinson Boulevard in Charlotte, North Carolina. Shaun and his team are known for creating fresh fades and perfect edge-ups, but many people do…
January 10, 2020
BENTONVILLE, Ark. — Walmart is helping customers save money and live better – and healthier – lives in 2020. The retailer is now inviting customers to Walmart Wellness Day, where they can get free health services and resources, including low-cost flu shots. According to the CDC, flu activity is high in the U.S. and is expected to…
January 9, 2020

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In Salem, New Hampshire, a Walmart supercenter is rolling into the future. Alphabot, a first-of-its-kind piece of tech, is now fully operational and working with associates. Its goal? To revolutionize the…
January 8, 2020
Over the last couple of years, our stores have been testing grounds for all sorts of innovations to improve the shopping experience. From our Intelligent Retail Lab in New York to InHome Delivery in Kansas City, Pittsburgh and Vero Beach, we’re learning a lot…
January 7, 2020
Walmart has been investing in building a robust in-house advertising offering through Walmart Media Group. In 2019, we grew our technology offering through the acquisition of Polymorph, strengthening our supply-side ad stack to deliver full native ad…
January 3, 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.