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Walmart is on a mission to help our customers live better, healthier lives. As health needs have changed during the COVID-19 pandemic, we’ve continued to focus on serving our communities in new ways, from standing up testing sites to rolling out a national vaccination effort.…
June 10, 2021
BENTONVILLE, Ark., June 10, 2021 — Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) announced today that Brett Biggs, Walmart Inc. executive vice president and chief financial officer, will participate in the Evercore ISI Consumer & Retail Summit on Tuesday, June 15, at 11:45 a.m. EDT. The session will be webcast live through the "Events" link at stock.walmart.com. A…
June 10, 2021
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For the past few years, Walmart Academies have focused on training our associates to succeed in their jobs and upskill for the future. We’ve always known our Academies could make a positive impact beyond our walls and help the communities we serve. With that in mind, today we’re announcing…
June 8, 2021
BENTONVILLE, Ark., June 7, 2021 — Walmart+ members are now able to unlock exclusive savings on thousands of the most commonly prescribed medications through a new members-only prescription savings program the retailer is calling Walmart+ Rx for less. Walmart+ Rx for less joins a growing list of benefits offered to Walmart+ members. The program…
June 7, 2021
BENTONVILLE, Ark., June 4, 2021 — Today, at the Walmart Associate celebration at the Walmart AMP, Walmart and the Elton John AIDS Foundation announced they are joining forces to change the course of HIV in the United States with the launch of “Breakthrough.” This new initiative aims to accelerate the end of AIDS in America by increasing access,…
June 4, 2021

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BENTONVILLE, Ark., June 4, 2021 — Today, Walmart announced all U.S. store locations will close for Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 25, as a ‘thank you’ to associates for their continued hard work during the pandemic. Associate Elizabeth Brown, a people lead from Store 5260 in Rogers, Arkansas, shared the exciting news before a crowd of approximately 1,000…
June 4, 2021
BENTONVILLE, Ark., June 4, 2021 — Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) announced today that Brett Biggs, Walmart Inc. executive vice president and chief financial officer, will participate in Baird’s 2021 Global Consumer, Technology and Services Conference on Wednesday, June 9, at 10:15 a.m. EDT. The session will be webcast live through the "Events" link at…
June 4, 2021
A great customer experience starts with a great associate experience, and our people will always be a competitive advantage. As we make enhancements for our customers, we’re also rethinking how we…
June 3, 2021
BENTONVILLE, Ark., June 2, 2021 — Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) today announced shareholder voting results for its Annual Shareholders’ Meeting, which was conducted virtually. Approximately 90.3 percent of all outstanding shares were represented at the meeting. During the business meeting, Walmart President and CEO Doug McMillon provided a business…
June 2, 2021
BENTONVILLE, Ark., June 1, 2021 — Grilling season has officially kicked off, and Walmart is celebrating with the launch of McClaren Farms beef — high-quality beef that will deliver tremendous value to shoppers in nearly 500 stores across five southeastern states, including Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi and South Carolina.McClaren Farms is…
June 1, 2021
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.
As customers and associates across the country continue to get vaccinated against COVID-19, there is a growing optimism that, as a country, we may soon be able to turn the page on what has been a very challenging time.As I reflect on what we’ve endured…
June 1, 2021
BENTONVILLE, Ark., June 1, 2021 — Walmart is announcing the finalists today for its eighth annual Open Call event, with more than 1,000 small and medium-sized businesses receiving their official invitations to pitch their shelf-ready products to Walmart merchants. It marks the largest number of business owners ever to take part in the one-day…
June 1, 2021