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As our business continues evolving to meet the needs of today’s customers, having a robust supply chain is more important than ever. That’s why we’re excited to announce that our team is growing...
August 31, 2021
For months, Walmart and Sam's Club pharmacies nationwide have been administering COVID-19 vaccines as we work to keep our communities safe and healthy. I joined Walmart at the beginning of August because of the tremendous impact the company has on supporting and caring for our…
August 31, 2021
The safety of our associates and customers is our top priority. Walmart’s Emergency Operations Center monitors hurricanes and other potential disasters in real time. We assess the status of our facilities and will continue to operate as long as it is safe to do so. We pay close attention and follow local and/or state evacuation mandates. Our…
August 29, 2021
Many of us had hoped this summer would bring resolution to the unprecedented challenges of the pandemic. Yet, as we begin another school year and turn the corner to the back half of the year, we are reminded daily of the continuing impact of COVID-19. Infection rates…
August 26, 2021
Today is a very exciting day for Walmart Connect. We announced earlier this year a new name for our media business, Walmart Connect, in an effort to reflect our new focus and strategic vision. With this new name and vision, we wanted to emphasize our commitment to connecting…
August 25, 2021
Many of the decisions we make at Walmart require us to ask a host of complicated questions. But occasionally, we find ourselves in a position to ask one simple question: How can we help?We’ve watched with the rest of the world as events unfold in Afghanistan. There are thousands of human lives at stake. They belong…
August 24, 2021
I’m a proud dad of two kids, including a twenty-month-old baby boy. Although there are many sweet (and, let’s be honest, exhausting) moments when they’re this small, one of my favorites is the bath time routine. But as a parent of multiracial children, I understand…
August 24, 2021
BENTONVILLE, Ark., August 24, 2021 — Today, Walmart announced the creation of a new line of business – Walmart GoLocal – which extends its expertise in delivering goods to customers to businesses of all sizes.“In an era where customers have come to expect speed and reliability, it’s more important than ever for businesses to work with a service…
August 24, 2021
Across the country, students are heading back to class with the start of a new school year and all of the excitement that comes along with a fresh start. As students head back, Walmart is helping families and communities celebrate the back-to-school season with a TikTok Challenge and by hosting a series of music experiences and a…
August 23, 2021
BENTONVILLE, Ark., Aug. 18, 2021 — Walmart is helping America stay healthy this flu season by making it easier than ever to get flu shots, so we can all do our part to keep our communities safe. Low-cost flu shots are now available in 4,600+ Walmart pharmacies nationwide via walk-up and community flu shot clinics.The Centers for Disease Control…
August 18, 2021
Walmart U.S. Q2 comp sales1 grew 5.2%; 14.5% two-year stack; Comp transactions strong at 6.1%. Q2 FY22 GAAP EPS of $1.52; Adjusted EPS2,5 of $1.78. Company raises outlook for second consecutive quarter. Expecting FY22 Walmart U.S. comp sales of 5% to 6% and Global eCommerce sales of $75 billion.
August 17, 2021
BENTONVILLE, Ark., Aug. 12, 2021 — Walmart today announced the selection of Publicis Groupe to lead media planning and buying for Walmart U.S. The announcement comes after an extensive agency evaluation for a media agency of record to support future growth and brand-building initiatives.Walmart, one of America's largest advertisers, continues to…
August 12, 2021
BENTONVILLE, Ark., Aug. 10, 2021 — Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) today announced it will hold a live conference call with the Investment Community at 7 a.m. CDT on Tuesday, Aug. 17, 2021, to discuss the company’s second quarter earnings results for fiscal year 2022. Doug McMillon, president and chief executive officer, and Brett Biggs, executive vice…
August 10, 2021
As Dr. Cheryl Pegus and Donna Morris recently shared, we are taking additional steps to continue prioritizing the health and safety of our associates. As a follow-up to their note, I want to share some more information. As we all know, the pandemic is not over…
July 30, 2021
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, the health and well-being of our associates continues to be our top priority. This week, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) updated their guidance regarding wearing masks due to the concerning levels of transmission of the Delta variant…
July 30, 2021