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BENTONVILLE, Ark., Oct. 23, 2019 — Walmart will help customers make the most of this year’s shortened holiday season by offering them more savings, more ways to shop, more top gifts to shop for and more fun in stores than ever before. “Customers count on Walmart for the best prices every day, and the holiday season is no exception. Our price…
October 23, 2019
EL PASO, Texas, Oct. 23, 2019 — Walmart today announced it will award up to $1.5 million in matching grants to eligible El Paso non-profits through two local initiatives. The first component of the company’s commitment is a match up to $1 million for funds raised during the El Paso Giving campaign launching Nov. 7 and culminating on El Paso Giving…
October 23, 2019
Oct. 17, 2019 By Matt Smith, Walmart Corporate Affairs Linda White worked at an automotive parts plant in Clinton, Tennessee, for 12 years. She planned to work there until retirement, but in May 2017, leaders in her plant announced plans to close the Clinton location.Thankfully, Linda had a year to look for a new place to work. Recognizing that…
October 17, 2019
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BENTONVILLE, Ark., Oct. 15, 2019 — Walmart and eko, the leader in choice-driven entertainment, today unveiled the Walmart Toy Lab for the 2019 holiday season at WalmartToyLab.com. A free, online interactive experience, the Walmart Toy Lab invites kids to test this year’s most-wanted toys from their tablet or computer. The Walmart Toy Lab brings…
October 15, 2019
Oct. 15, 2019 By Anne Marie Kehoe, vice president of toys, Walmart It may only be October, but at Walmart, we want to have things ready for our customers who like to shop early for some very important gifts – toys. America’s Best Toy Shop is our toy destination in stores and online where we are committed to providing customers the best selection,…
October 15, 2019
Oct. 15, 2019 By Bart Stein, SVP, Membership and InHome Early this summer, Walmart announced InHome Delivery, our latest innovation aimed toward giving time back to families by delivering fresh groceries and everyday essentials directly into their kitchen or garage fridges. Today, for the first time ever, we’re thrilled to launch this new service…
October 15, 2019

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BENTONVILLE, Ark., Oct. 10, 2019 — Today, Walmart announced that John Furner will become the President and Chief Executive Officer of Walmart U.S., following a successful five years for the business segment under Greg Foran. Furner will report directly to Walmart President and CEO Doug McMillon, and the move will be effective November 1. Foran,…
October 10, 2019
Oct. 4, 2019 By Elizabeth Walker, Walmart Corporate Affairs Melissa Miller wasn’t looking for a new career. It was 2006. The year before, Melissa’s family had moved to Griffin, Georgia, from New Orleans following Hurricane Katrina. New Orleans was still recovering from the devastation caused by flooding, but Melissa had every intention of one day…
October 4, 2019
Oct. 3, 2019 By Elizabeth Walker, Walmart Corporate Affairs Health care is hard. That’s the easiest way Lisa Woods, Walmart’s senior director of U.S. benefits, can sum it up. From choosing a doctor and trying to get in for an appointment, to understanding medical bills, making sense of the American medical system can sometimes create as much…
October 3, 2019
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.
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 29, 2019