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This year we’ve been driving innovation in several ways to create engaging experiences for our customers. And with millions of our customers on TikTok, we’ve continued to grow our presence, creating big moments with our hashtag challenges. Naturally, when TikTok began…
December 17, 2020
BENTONVILLE, Ark., Dec. 17, 2020 – The holidays are a time of giving, but they are also a time of great need. Food insecurity continues to plague families and individuals across the country with an estimated 1 in 6 people at risk of hunger as a result of COVID-19. This is compared to a pre-pandemic number of 1 in 9 struggling with food insecurity,…
December 17, 2020
Connecting brands with millions of Walmart customers every day – that's what we do at Walmart Media Group. Every year, 90% of America shops at Walmart. Our goal is to provide a brand-safe platform that enables advertisers to engage with customers at scale using innovative ad…
December 16, 2020
The holidays are upon us, and customers are shopping online more than ever before. Our merchandising, operations and tech teams are all focused on giving customers every opportunity to get the hottest gifts they want this season, including the latest…
December 15, 2020
As we enter the final stretch of what has been a holiday shopping season unlike any other, Walmart is making it easier and more convenient for customers to shop, save and get top gifts and groceries fast and in time for the holidays. For all the last minute gift-givers still…
December 15, 2020
Last year we began an autonomous vehicle pilot with Gatik to move customer orders on a two-mile route between a dark store (a store that stocks items for fulfillment but isn’t open to the public) and a Neighborhood Market in Bentonville, Arkansas. Since then, we’ve safely driven more…
December 15, 2020
The holiday season is generally a time for celebration, but for many military families, it’s also a time of remembrance. For Patrick Simmons, losing a brother in arms on 9/11 motivated him to help families and friends all over the country remember the fallen by supporting Wreaths Across…
December 14, 2020
BENTONVILLE, Ark., Dec. 14, 2020 – During the holidays, Walmart and The Salvation Army work together through two iconic giving programs – the Red Kettle and Angel Tree campaigns. But because of the pandemic, they’ve had to find new and innovative ways to help people continue to give to those in need. Now, in an effort to keep customers in the…
December 14, 2020
Every day, we welcome shoppers of diverse backgrounds and walks of life into our stores and clubs. Not only do we want shoppers to feel safe and comfortable shopping with us, but we also want them to see their local Walmart as a place where they belong and as a place that…
December 14, 2020
As we all read about COVID-19 vaccine progress in the news, I wanted to share a few of the steps we’re taking at Walmart to be prepared once a vaccine is approved in the United States. We have been on quite a journey the last several months, from entering into agreements with the…
December 10, 2020
BENTONVILLE, Ark. and NEW DELHI, Dec. 10, 2020 – Endorsing India’s continuing rise as a global hub of manufacturing, Walmart today announced that it will triple its exports of goods from India to $10 billion each year by 2027. Walmart’s new export commitment is expected to provide a significant boost to micro-, small- and medium-sized enterprises…
December 10, 2020
This year’s pandemic has shown us that services like grocery delivery and pickup make a difference for many customers. As customers around the globe spend more time at home to protect themselves and others from the coronavirus, services like grocery…
December 9, 2020
Travel plans put on hold. In the midst of a pandemic, many of the activities we associate with the holidays – caroling, big family gatherings, meeting under the mistletoe – are now enough to land a person on the naughty list. Many are asking, “How can we make the season…
December 3, 2020
BENTONVILLE, Ark., Dec. 3, 2020 — Walmart today announced more than $700 million in additional cash bonuses to its U.S.-based associates. The company’s latest bonus announcement includes $319 million in quarterly bonuses paid in associates’ Nov. 25 paychecks following strong third quarter business performance and an estimated $388 million in…
December 3, 2020
Throughout the pandemic, Walmart and Sam’s Club have focused on providing options to customers and members so they can shop in the way best for them. That’s why we offer curbside pickup, delivery options and in-store and in-club shopping…
December 3, 2020