As an extension of its commitment to environmental sustainability, Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. in conjunction with MTV will host the opening of the “Everyday Green” eco-friendly retail exhibit, a unique joint initiative, on Monday October 23, 2006, in Times Square, New York City. The store will showcase multiple, eco-friendly products, demonstrating to young people how to make small changes in their daily lives that can make a big impact on protecting the planet.
WHAT: Andy Ruben, vice president, corporate strategy/sustainability Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. will conduct interviews and one-on-one tours with members of the media on Monday October 23 and Tuesday, October 24, where he will share the story behind select store offerings, as well as the latest updates regarding Wal-Mart and sustainability.
WHEN: Monday, October 23, 2006, 2:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday, October 24, 2006, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
WHERE: MTV TRL Store in Times Square 1515 Broadway, NYC
WHO: Andy Ruben
MORE INFO: For further information regarding this availability and to schedule interview and tour sessions, please contact Jonathan Adashek, (202) 528-7479 or Lauren Cole (202) 326-1798.