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We’re doing everything we can to help strengthen our community of families, friends and associates. We’re taking preventative measures to keep our stores clean and maintain a healthy environment. Together, we’ll get through this. Read more about our efforts.
March 26, 2020
We’re in unprecedented times. The way we’re all living and shopping is changing. We know customers want and need to be served differently. And, we’re moving quickly to adapt to those changing needs. It’s one way we can help to add some stability to our customers’ lives. We’re adapting by…
March 27, 2020
With our nation and world forced to contend with the dangers of COVID-19, consumers across the globe are purchasing essential items for themselves and their families. Their hope is that the goods are priced fairly and competitively.
March 26, 2020
Over the last several weeks, Walmart and the Walmart Foundation have committed $25 million to supporting organizations on the frontlines in the fight against the novel coronavirus. It’s a position we’re proud to take. But we’ve also been humbled by the response from so many…
March 26, 2020
Walmart and Sam’s Club are central to thousands of American communities, and we serve those communities hand-in-hand with other businesses – businesses that employ many of our customers, members and loved ones.
March 25, 2020
As our associates continue their heroic work to serve their communities and support each other during this time, we’re focused on doing what we can to support them and their families.
March 24, 2020
Last week, shoppers preparing for a new way of life amidst the new coronavirus pandemic rushed Walmart stores and Sam’s Clubs to stock up on the basics like meat, cleaning supplies and, of course, toilet paper. The initial wave of purchases has made a few products scarce, but some stores and…
March 24, 2020
We’re hearing it every day: Restaurants closing, layoffs happening, Americans worrying about how to pay their bills. This unprecedented situation has left many families with a sense of uncertainty. But at Walmart, there are opportunities – 150,000 of them, in fact. The company recently…
March 23, 2020
Since the White House announced a public-private partnership a week ago to support drive-thru COVID-19 testing sites, we have been working closely with federal, state and local officials to help our nation at this unprecedented time. Today, two federal sites located…
March 22, 2020
It’s been incredible to see Walmart associates step up to the challenge of serving America this month. During a very uncertain and stressful time, you have done your jobs with calm, compassion, and excellence. Because of you, Americans have been able to get the items and services they need from clean, orderly, stores — or delivered right to their doorsteps.
March 19, 2020
BENTONVILLE, Ark., March 19, 2020 — Walmart today announced plans to provide a special cash bonus for hourly associates for their hard work and dedication to serving customers in a time of an unprecedented national health crisis. The bonus is for all U.S. hourly associates in stores, clubs, supply chain and offices. The bonus will be $300 for…
March 19, 2020
Our associates have been nothing short of heroic in their commitment to serve customers, stock shelves as quickly as possible and keep their stores clean. When their communities needed them the most, our people have been at their best. Their efforts…
March 18, 2020
BENTONVILLE, Ark., — To help meet the critical needs resulting from the global COVID-19 pandemic, Walmart and the Walmart Foundation have committed $25 million to support organizations on the front lines responding to the outbreak. “In times of need, we see communities come together to do extraordinary things. This pandemic is no…
March 17, 2020