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There are few moments in life that are as special or extraordinary as welcoming a child into your family. At Walmart, we celebrate thousands of these moments each year as our associates across the U.S. grow their families. Today, I’m excited to share that we’re…
June 17, 2021
In our ongoing effort to get customers the items they want, and fast, we know it will take a well-coordinated network of delivery solutions that span the streets, sidewalks and skies. Some of these solutions are still emerging, but they’re already showing encouraging…
June 17, 2021
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BENTONVILLE, Ark., June 16, 2021 — Walmart is empowering people with increased access to their health data through a free, secure digital wallet that they own and decide whether to use to share their health information, starting with the COVID-19 vaccine record. The offering provides individuals with an opportunity to securely store their COVID-19…
June 16, 2021
BENTONVILLE, Ark., June 15, 2021 — Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) announced today Kath McLay, Sam’s Club president and chief executive officer, will participate in the Jefferies Virtual Consumer Conference on Tuesday, June 22, at 3:15 p.m. EDT. The virtual session will be webcast live through the "Events" link at stock.walmart.com. A transcript of this…
June 15, 2021
On June 5, 2020, I sat at my desk and watched as Doug McMillon made a commitment to use Walmart’s scale and resources to address the drivers of systemic racism in society and accelerate change in the national social systems. As a 20-year associate, and a Black…
June 11, 2021

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Walmart is on a mission to help our customers live better, healthier lives. As health needs have changed during the COVID-19 pandemic, we’ve continued to focus on serving our communities in new ways, from standing up testing sites to rolling out a national vaccination effort.…
June 10, 2021
BENTONVILLE, Ark., June 10, 2021 — Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) announced today that Brett Biggs, Walmart Inc. executive vice president and chief financial officer, will participate in the Evercore ISI Consumer & Retail Summit on Tuesday, June 15, at 11:45 a.m. EDT. The session will be webcast live through the "Events" link at stock.walmart.com. A…
June 10, 2021
For the past few years, Walmart Academies have focused on training our associates to succeed in their jobs and upskill for the future. We’ve always known our Academies could make a positive impact beyond our walls and help the communities we serve. With that in mind, today we’re announcing…
June 8, 2021
BENTONVILLE, Ark., June 7, 2021 — Walmart+ members are now able to unlock exclusive savings on thousands of the most commonly prescribed medications through a new members-only prescription savings program the retailer is calling Walmart+ Rx for less. Walmart+ Rx for less joins a growing list of benefits offered to Walmart+ members. The program…
June 7, 2021
BENTONVILLE, Ark., June 4, 2021 — Today, at the Walmart Associate celebration at the Walmart AMP, Walmart and the Elton John AIDS Foundation announced they are joining forces to change the course of HIV in the United States with the launch of “Breakthrough.” This new initiative aims to accelerate the end of AIDS in America by increasing access,…
June 4, 2021
Around the world, over 2.2 million people work for Walmart. In the U.S., where about 90% of the population lives within 10 miles of a Walmart store or Sam’s Club, we’re a source for advancement, providing a variety of opportunities for people of every background. Case in point: 75% of our store management teams started as hourly associates, and last year, we promoted more than 215,000 people to jobs with greater responsibility and higher pay.
BENTONVILLE, Ark., June 4, 2021 — Today, Walmart announced all U.S. store locations will close for Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 25, as a ‘thank you’ to associates for their continued hard work during the pandemic. Associate Elizabeth Brown, a people lead from Store 5260 in Rogers, Arkansas, shared the exciting news before a crowd of approximately 1,000…
June 4, 2021
BENTONVILLE, Ark., June 4, 2021 — Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) announced today that Brett Biggs, Walmart Inc. executive vice president and chief financial officer, will participate in Baird’s 2021 Global Consumer, Technology and Services Conference on Wednesday, June 9, at 10:15 a.m. EDT. The session will be webcast live through the "Events" link at…
June 4, 2021