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CHICO, Calif., Nov. 29, 2018 – Walmart and the Walmart Foundation today increased to $1 million their commitment to support California wildfire relief efforts, including shelter services for evacuees, and announced an additional $1 million from the Walmart Foundation to help address the increased needs of the local homeless population affected by…
November 29, 2018
This weekend, Walmart is helping families answer that all-too-common question, “What do you want for Christmas?” On Saturday, all Supercenters and Walmart Stores will be taking select toys out of their boxes, and letting kids try them out. Walmart will be hosting in-store demos for this year’s popular toys like Polly Pocket, Really Rad Robots,…
November 28, 2018
By Scott Hilton, Chief Revenue Officer, Walmart U.S. eCommerce This year, we’ve been working hard to enhance the customer shopping experience on Walmart.com – from relaunching the new site to adding thousands of new brands. These changes are giving our customers new ways to shop Walmart this holiday season, making our assortment (and deals) easier…
November 23, 2018
BENTONVILLE, Ark. – Nov. 22, 2018 – Walmart shared the following statement on how the company delivered on its Black Friday plans for customers."Black Friday is still the best shopping day of the year, and this year was no exception for Walmart. Traffic was steady all night long in stores across the country as customers took advantage of our great…
November 22, 2018
We are also thankful for the safety of those who escaped the fires and who continue to show all of us their courage, resiliency and determination in facing such heartbreaking circumstances. We want to help make this difficult Thanksgiving Day a little better for fire evacuees by making sure everyone has the opportunity to get warm and dry and can…
November 22, 2018
WhatMedia outlets seeking b-roll of Walmart’s Nov. 22 Black Friday shopping event can download the footage from 11:01 pm EST on Nov. 22 until 2:00 am EST on Nov. 23 from the satellite coordinates below. Still photographs, statements and other additional information will also be available at our newsroom by 11:01 pm EST at…
November 21, 2018
BENTONVILLE, Ark., Nov. 16, 2018 – Today, Walmart introduced The Walmart Toy Lab at www.WalmartToyLab.com, an all-new digital playground where Walmart’s littlest fans can play with 20 of the toys on the retailer’s Top Rated by Kids top toy list right from their computer or tablet.Like stepping into an interactive unboxing video, The Walmart Toy…
November 16, 2018
Q3 FY19 Doug McMillon QuoteTotal revenue was $124.9 billion, an increase of $1.7 billion, or 1.4%. Excluding currency2, total revenue was $126.1 billion, an increase of $2.9 billion, or 2.4%.Walmart U.S. comp sales1 increased 3.4% in the period and 6.1% on a two-year stack with broad-based strength and market share gains in key categories,…
November 15, 2018
By Tom Ward, Senior Vice President, Digital Operations, Walmart U.S. For a Walmart customer who has just started using grocery pickup, it might seem like shopping can’t get much easier – just order online, pull up to a parking space, and wait for an associate to load the items. Easy. Retail is changing at a rapid pace, and what’s “easy” in 2018…
November 14, 2018
By Matt Smith, Walmart Corporate Affairs Having the products and services you want, when you want them is a key part of any shopping experience. It may feel like something that just happens, but when it comes to staffing the people who bring this to life, it’s a process that’s carefully planned. In a store with several hundred associates,…
November 13, 2018
Earlier today, Binny Bansal announced his resignation as CEO of Flipkart Group, effective immediately. Binny has been an important part of Flipkart since co-founding the company, but recent events risked becoming a distraction and Binny has made a decision to step down. His decision follows an independent investigation done on behalf of Flipkart…
November 13, 2018
BENTONVILLE, Ark., Nov. 12, 2018 – Walmart today announced it will give hiring preference to military spouses, becoming the largest U.S. company to make such a commitment. The Military Spouse Career Connection, a new initiative by Walmart to recruit and hire military spouses, complements the 2013 Veterans Welcome Home commitment, enhanced in 2015,…
November 12, 2018
BENTONVILLE, Ark., Nov. 12, 2018 – Walmart and the Walmart Foundation have made a commitment to provide support through cash and product donations of $500,000 to organizations in response to the severe wildfires that are impacting California. As part of this commitment, Walmart is working closely with local officials and governmental entities to…
November 12, 2018
BENTONVILLE, Ark., Nov. 8, 2018 – Black Friday is the best shopping day of the year, and Walmart has plans to make this year’s event incredible for its customers. This Black Friday, Walmart will offer unbelievable prices on the most-wanted items and brands. On top of the huge deals, Walmart is introducing new experiences and tools to make Black…
November 8, 2018
BENTONVILLE, Ark., Oct. 30, 2018 – Over the last year, Walmart has continued to push the boundaries of retail by creating a seamless experience in stores and online. Today, Walmart announced its plans to offer the ultimate in convenience and product assortment at the best prices this holiday season with:Improved Experience: Introducing new…
October 30, 2018