Walmart Inc (N:WMT)

Business Focus: Supermarkets & Convenience Stores

Sep 19, 2019 09:00 am ET
Walmart Hosts Free Wellness Event in Stores Across the Country on Saturday
Walmart has a heart for helping customers save money and live better – and healthier – lives. The retailer is now inviting customers to Walmart Wellness Day, where they can get free health services and resources, including information on better heart health. The event will be Saturday, Sept. 21, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. local time at more than 4,600 Walmart stores with pharmacies across the country. To find the store nearest you, visit
Sep 18, 2019 12:01 am ET
Capital One and Walmart Reimagine the Retail Credit Card Program
MCLEAN, Va. and BENTONVILLE, Ark., Sept. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Capital One and Walmart are introducing the Capital One Walmart Rewards Credit Card Program, which launches with two new credit cards that reward customers for shopping at Walmart and on purchases they make everywhere the card is accepted. ...
Sep 12, 2019 12:01 am ET
Walmart to Rollout Delivery Unlimited to More than 1,400 Stores Across the Country
Walmart has plans to expand the reach of Delivery Unlimited – a Grocery Delivery membership option for customers – to 1,400 stores later this fall. The program gives customers the option to pay a yearly $98 fee or a monthly $12.95 fee to receive unlimited Walmart Grocery Delivery orders. Customers will continue to have the option to pay a per-delivery fee, without a membership.
Sep 10, 2019 12:00 pm ET
Nuala O’Connor to Join Walmart in New Digital Citizenship Role
Today, Walmart announced it has appointed Nuala O’Connor to a new senior vice president and chief counsel of digital citizenship role reporting directly to Rachel Brand, executive vice president of global governance, chief legal officer and corporate secretary. O’Connor joins at a time when Walmart is rapidly transforming its customer and associate experiences. The new function will focus on how Walmart uses data and technology in a way that supports the company’s goal to be the most trusted retailer.
Sep 10, 2019 08:00 am ET
Walmart, Sam’s Club and Walmart.org announce $500,000 commitment to assist with Hurricane Dorian relief and recovery
In response to the devastation caused by Hurricane Dorian in North Carolina, South Carolina and the Bahamas, Walmart, Sam’s Club, and Walmart.org are committing up to $500,000 in cash and in-kind donations for relief and recovery.
Aug 29, 2019 04:07 pm ET
Walmart Inc. to present at Barclays 2019 Global Consumer Staples Conference and the Goldman Sachs 26th Annual Global Retailing Conference
Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) announced today that Steve Bratspies, executive vice president and chief merchandising officer of Walmart U.S. will participate in a discussion at the Barclays 2019 Global Consumer Conference on Wednesday, Sept. 4 at 10:30 a.m. EDT. He will also participate in a discussion at the Goldman Sachs 26th Annual Global Retailing Conference on Thursday, Sept. 5 at 12:05 p.m. EDT. Both sessions will be webcast live through the “Events” link at
Aug 29, 2019 09:00 am ET
Walmart And TerraCycle® To Host Nation’s Largest Car Seat Recycling Event
Walmart and TerraCycle are joining forces to launch the nation’s largest car seat recycling event in nearly 4,000 Walmart stores across the country.
Aug 27, 2019 12:42 pm ET
 Walmart Announces the Hottest Toys of the Year with the Release of its Top Rated by Kids Toy List
It’s the most fun announcement of the year from America’s Best Toy Shop – the reveal of Walmart’s Top Rated by Kids toy list. This year’s list includes 48 toys, more than in previous years, and a new featured trend: gaming! The toys that made the list include the most Walmart exclusive toys to-date, all at incredible prices.
Aug 22, 2019 04:53 pm ET
Time to Deliver: How Walmart Approaches Last-Mile Convenience Around the World
The grocery industry is a great example. American shoppers average about 60 minutes spent shopping for food each week. To cut this time down, more and more of Walmart’s U.S. customers find themselves taking advantage of online shopping options
Aug 22, 2019 09:31 am ET
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Aug 21, 2019 09:31 am ET
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Aug 19, 2019 02:43 pm ET
Walmart and BuzzFeed’s Tasty Stir Together Meal Planning, List Making and Grocery Shopping in One Easy Solution: Shoppable Recipes
Walmart and BuzzFeed’s Tasty are today serving up a new, first-of-its-kind feature – shoppable recipes. Now, customers can add the entire ingredient list from a menu of 4,000 of those mesmerizing Tasty videos right to their Walmart Online Grocery carts with one click. From there, they can place their order for pickup from more than 2,500 stores nationwide or have the groceries delivered to their homes from more than 1,100 stores across the country.
Aug 16, 2019 09:31 am ET
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Aug 15, 2019 09:31 am ET
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Aug 06, 2019 04:06 pm ET
Genpact to Open New Sites in Costa Rica and Mexico through Expanded Partnership with Walmart
NEW YORK, Aug. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Genpact (NYSE: G), a global professional services firm focused on delivering digital transformation, today announced that it will open a new finance and accounting (F&A) delivery center in Heredia, Costa Rica and a digital innovation hub in Guadalajara, Mexico focused on advanced analytics, as a result of its expanded partnership with Walmart (NYSE: WMT)....
Jun 20, 2019 02:37 pm ET
Walmart Reaches Agreements with the DOJ and the SEC to Resolve their FCPA Investigations
Walmart has entered into a global settlement with the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that resolves a more than seven-year investigation into the company’s compliance with the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA). Through the settlements, which cover conduct that took place years ago, Walmart has agreed to a combined payment of $282.7 million. The global resolution ends all FCPA-related investigations or inquiries into Walmart and its subsidiaries by the DOJ and the SEC.
Jun 20, 2019 09:46 am ET
More than 100 Entrepreneurs and Small Businesses Move on to Next Step During Walmart’s 6th Annual Open Call Event
Hundreds of entrepreneurs and small businesses lined the halls at Walmart’s Home Office on Wednesday to pitch their U.S.-manufactured products to Walmart buyers, hoping to land on store shelves and create more American jobs. During the sixth annual Open Call event, more than 100 companies moved on to the next step, with several dozen getting deals on the spot to go on Walmart store shelves. Everyone received valuable feedback on their product from the buyer, and – for the fourth year in a row – Walmart offered all suppliers with shelf-stable items the opportunity to sell on Walmart.com.
Jun 07, 2019 04:15 pm ET
Walmart to participate in dbAccess Global Consumer Conference
Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) will participate in dbAccess Global Consumer Conference in Paris on Tuesday, June 11. A discussion with Richard Mayfield, Walmart International executive vice president and chief financial officer, will be webcast live through the “Events” link at www.stock.walmart.com. The session will begin at approxim
Jun 06, 2019 12:01 am ET
Walmart Deepens Commitment to Community Engagement and Giving Through New Walmart Rise Initiative
Walmart U.S. today announced it is transforming its community engagement program, aimed at creating new and different ways to engage Walmart associates and customers in supporting their communities through its new Walmart Rise initiative. To kick off the initiative, the company is launching a campaign to deepen local engagement. The company will give an additional $5,000 to every Walmart store and distribution center across the U.S. this year, totaling over $24 million, to help spark change in their local communities. The community funds are des
Jun 05, 2019 03:55 pm ET
Walmart Announces 2019 Formal Business and Annual Shareholders’ Meeting Voting Results
Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) today announced shareholder voting results for its Formal Business and Annual Shareholders’ Meeting. Approximately 92 percent of all outstanding shares were present or represented by proxy at the meeting.
Jun 04, 2019 12:01 am ET
Walmart Adds 14 Tech Degrees, Certificates to Live Better U College Offering, Expands Debt-Free College to High Schoolers and Creates Graduation Bonuses
Walmart is committed to winning the future of retail and knows investing in its people is essential to serving customers today and in the future. To help prepare its workforce for tomorrow, the retailer is expanding its Live Better U education benefit to include new technology degrees and certificates for $1 a day and offering high school students a bridge into the workforce, including access to all its learning programs.
Jun 03, 2019 04:30 pm ET
Walmart to webcast its question and answer session with the investment community on June 7
Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) will hold its annual Associate and Shareholder meeting on Friday, June 7. Following this meeting, the company will host a Question and Answer session with the investment community. The session will be led by Walmart President and CEO Doug McMillon and will begin at approximately 12:15 p.m. CDT. To access the live webcast of this event, use the “Events” link at
Jun 03, 2019 11:11 am ET
Walmart, Sam’s Club and Walmart.org double commitment for spring storm and flood disaster relief in the Midwest and South, bringing total support to $1 million
With rain and flooding continuing and expected to worsen across much of the Midwest and South, and communities in Ohio, Kansas, Missouri, Indiana, and Texas still experiencing ongoing relief needs due to the recent outbreak of tornados, Walmart, Sam’s Club and Walmart.org have committed to double the support provided so far this spring, bringing the total commitment to $1 million.
May 28, 2019 12:30 pm ET
Suresh Kumar to Join Walmart in New Elevated Chief Technology Officer and Chief Development Officer Role
Today, Walmart announced it has appointed Suresh Kumar to a new elevated Chief Technology Officer and Chief Development Officer role reporting directly to President and CEO Doug McMillon. Kumar joins at a time when Walmart is rapidly transforming its customer and associate experiences, and he brings more than 25 years of technology leadership experience coming from Google, Microsoft, Amazon and IBM.
May 24, 2019 09:31 am ET
Walmart to participate in Bernstein’s 35th Annual Strategic Decisions Conference
Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) will participate in Bernstein’s 35th Annual Strategic Decisions Conference on Thursday, May 30. A discussion with Brett Biggs, Walmart executive vice president and chief financial officer, will be webcast live through the “Events” link at www.stock.walmart.com. The session will begin at approximately 3:0
May 21, 2019 11:00 am ET
FLAVORx helps medicine go down and is now available for no additional cost at Walmart Neighborhood Markets
To help busy families, especially moms, who are dispensing antibiotics and other medications to sick little ones, Walmart is now offering FLAVORx with select liquid prescriptions for no additional cost at Neighborhood Market pharmacies. This allows moms, dads and caregivers to choose the flavor of medicine the child likes best—from grape to strawberry to mango to bubblegum—to get those important medications down in an easy, stress-free way.
May 21, 2019 08:00 am ET
In Celebration of National Military Appreciation Month, Walmart Announces the Hiring of nearly 6,000 Military Spouses Through the Military Spouse Career Connection and a $1 Million Grant To Hire Heroe
Walmart today announced the hiring of nearly 6,000 military spouses since launching the Military Spouse Career Connection (MSCC) on Veterans Day 2018. In its sixth month, the MSCC gives hiring preference to military spouses who seek employment with Walmart or Sam’s Club.
May 16, 2019 09:31 am ET
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May 15, 2019 11:00 am ET
APANA and Walmart Expand Water Conservation Pilot Program
APANA and Walmart Inc. are expanding a water conservation pilot program at Walmart stores in the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex. As a result of a successful proof of concept from three stores that began in 2017, a total of 11 stores will add APANA’s...
May 14, 2019 12:30 pm ET
Plug and Play Opens Supply Chain and Logistics Startup Accelerator in Northwest Arkansas
SUNNYVALE, Calif., May 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Plug and Play announced plans to open a supply chain and logistics accelerator program in Northwest Arkansas. The new program will bring innovative startups from around the world to Northwest Arkansas and build upon the fast-growing region's robust innovation ecosystem. The area is home to the three Fortune 500 founding partners, a network of global and national companies that support these enterprises and the University of Arkansas. An official launch event will take place in Northwest Arkansas this summer....
May 13, 2019 09:31 am ET
InvestorsObserver releases stock and option data on American Express, Facebook, Micron Technology, Nike, and Walmart
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May 09, 2019 05:07 pm ET
Walmart, Sam’s Club and Walmart.org announce additional commitment for tornado and flood relief in the Midwest and South, bringing total support to $350,000
In response to the floods and tornados that have continued to impact midwestern and southern states, including Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, Oklahoma, South Dakota and Texas, Walmart, Sam’s Club and Walmart.org have committed to provide an additional $200,000 in support through cash and product donations, building on commitments of $150,000 made in March. Walmart.org represents the combined philanthropic efforts of both Walmart and the Walmart Foundation.
May 08, 2019 08:08 am ET
Walmart on Track to Reduce 1 Billion Metric Tons of Emission from Global Supply Chains by 2030
Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) today issued its inaugural Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Report, which details the company’s goals, progress and achievements for fiscal year 2019 toward its commitment to increase economic opportunity for associates and local communities, build sustainability in supply chains and activate climate change initiatives.
Apr 30, 2019 11:00 am ET
Walmart and National Council on Aging Announce Partnership to Prevent Financial Exploitation of Older Americans
According to the National Council on Aging (NCOA), Americans retiring today are living longer, with significantly less money saved, amid ever-increasing costs. In addition, older adults are frequently targeted by scam artists because they are thought to be vulnerable and have a significant amount of money sitting in their accounts. Today, Walmart and NCOA announced a national pilot program to empower older adults to protect themselves from financial fraud.
Apr 25, 2019 02:13 am ET
Announcement Regarding Proposed Merger of Asda and Sainsbury’s
The UK Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has today published its Final Report on the proposed merger of Asda and Sainsbury’s, resulting in prohibition of the merger.
Apr 23, 2019 04:59 pm ET
Walmart Releases 2019 Annual Report and Proxy Statement
Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) today issued its 2019 Annual Report and filed its Proxy Statement in preparation for the company’s upcoming Annual Shareholders’ Meeting on Wednesday, June 5, 2019.
Apr 22, 2019 12:01 am ET
Walmart and Sam’s Club’s “Fight Hunger. Spark Change.” Campaign Aims to Achieve Big Impact Toward Hunger Relief
In communities across the U.S., one in eight Americans, or nearly 40 million people, struggle with hunger, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture. To raise awareness and combat the issue, Walmart, Sam’s Club, Feeding America® and member food banks are kicking off their sixth annual nationwide “Fight Hunger. Spark Change.” (FHSC) campaign, which will run from April 22 to May 20.
Apr 16, 2019 12:01 am ET
Walmart Partners with KIDBOX to Deliver Premium, Personalized Kids’ Fashion to Parents’ Front Doors
Today, Walmart announced a partnership with KIDBOX to offer Walmart.com customers an exclusive, curated stylebox for kids, with the option to receive seasonally, without a styling fee. The new Walmart KIDBOX stylebox will offer Walmart.com customers personalized style from more than 120 premium kids’ brands, including BCBG,
Apr 15, 2019 08:50 am ET
Report: Developing Opportunities within Amazon, Walmart, Extreme Networks, Ciena, Nova Measuring Instruments, and Maiden — Future Expectations, Projections Moving into 2019
In new independent research reports released early this morning, Capital Review released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN), Walmart Inc. (NYSE:WMT), Extreme Networks, Inc....
Apr 11, 2019 08:30 am ET
Cannabis Retail Giants: 5 Companies Making Big Moves
The cannabis industry is evolving rapidly, and we've seen some big moves happening lately that are going to have a significant impact on the retail environment both locally and internationally. Below are five companies you should be familiar with...
Apr 10, 2019 09:30 am ET
Walmart Launches New Reusable Bag Campaign; Announces 93 Million Metric Tons of Supplier Emission Reductions through Project Gigaton and Announces New Sustainable Textile Goals
Today, at its 2019 sustainability milestone summit, Walmart announced that for the first time, checkout carousels at its U.S. stores will include reusable bags that will be available to customers for purchase. The aim of this new campaign is to help reduce plastic waste and increase customer convenience by placing reusable bags in easy to find and highly frequented sections of its stores. As part of the launch, Walmart is rolling out a new assortment of reusable bags that are made with post-consumer recycled content.
Apr 10, 2019 03:01 am ET
Walmart Plans Estimated $145 Million in California New Store Construction, Store Improvements and Innovations in 2019
Building on its commitment to save customers time and money in new ways, Walmart expects to spend an estimated $145 million this year in California through the opening and remodeling of 21 stores, as well as the launch and continued expansion of several customer-focused innovations.
Apr 10, 2019 03:01 am ET
Walmart Plans Estimated $71.8 Million in Arizona Store Improvements and Innovations in 2019
Building on its commitment to save customers time and money in new ways, Walmart expects to spend an estimated $71.8 million this year in Arizona through the remodeling of 14 stores, as well as the launch and continued expansion of several customer-focused innovations.
Apr 10, 2019 01:01 am ET
Walmart Plans Estimated $265 Million in Texas Store Improvements and Innovations in 2019
Building on its commitment to save customers time and money in new ways, Walmart expects to spend an estimated $264.9 million this year in Texas through the remodeling of 54 stores, as well as the launch and continued expansion of several customer-focused innovations.
Apr 10, 2019 01:01 am ET
Walmart Plans Estimated $96 Million in Indiana Store Improvements and Innovations in 2019
Building on its commitment to save customers time and money in new ways, Walmart expects to spend an estimated $96,127,500 million this year in Indiana through the remodeling of 19 stores, as well as the launch and continued expansion of several customer-focused innovations.
Apr 10, 2019 12:29 am ET
Walmart Plans Estimated $83 Million in Pennsylvania Store Improvements and Innovations in 2019
Building on its commitment to save customers time and money in new ways, Walmart expects to spend an estimated $83 million this year in Pennsylvania through the remodeling of 15 stores, as well as the launch and continued expansion of several customer-focused innovations.
Apr 10, 2019 12:17 am ET
Walmart Plans Estimated $173 Million in Florida New Store Construction, Store Improvements and Innovations in 2019
Building on its commitment to save customers time and money in new ways, Walmart expects to spend an estimated $173 million this year in Florida through the opening and remodeling of 34 stores, as well as the launch and continued expansion of several customer-focused innovations.
Mar 28, 2019 05:01 pm ET
Walmart Announces 2019 Annual Shareholders’ Meeting Activities
Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) today announced the company’s 2019 Annual Shareholders’ meeting and activities. A formal business meeting focused on shareholder voting on proxy proposals will take place on Wednesday, June 5, followed by the company’s traditional event for associates and shareholders on Friday, June 7. Shareholders of record must present proof of share ownership and photo identification to gain access both Wednesday and Friday.
Mar 28, 2019 10:00 am ET
A Home in Bloom: Drew Barrymore and Walmart Launch Exclusive Online Collection, ‘Drew Barrymore Flower Home’
Walmart and Drew Barrymore announced today the launch of Drew Barrymore Flower Home, a free-spirited collection of furniture and décor inspired by Drew’s personal travels and familiar places she holds dear. The line is exclusively available now on Walmart’s family of sites, including Walmart.com, Jet.com
Mar 26, 2019 04:46 pm ET
Walmart to participate in the Cowen and Company 5th Annual Future of The Consumer Conference
Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) will participate in the Cowen and Company 5th Annual Future of The Consumer Conference on Tuesday, April 2. A fireside chat with Janey Whiteside, Walmart U.S. executive vice president and chief customer officer, will be webcast live through the “Events” link at www.stock.walmart.com. Th
Mar 26, 2019 09:00 am ET
Attention Entrepreneurs: Walmart Is Now Accepting Applications for 2019 Open Call for American Products
If you’ve ever dreamed of potentially reaching thousands of customers with your American products, now is the time to act: Walmart is accepting applications for its 6th annual Open Call, scheduled for June 18 and 19 at the company’s Home Office campus in Bentonville, Arkansas. Apply today by visiting Walmart-ju
Mar 25, 2019 10:53 am ET
S&P 500 Q4 2018 Buybacks Set 4th Consecutive Quarterly Record at $223 Billion; 2018 Sets Record $806 Billion
NEW YORK, March 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P Dow Jones Indices ("S&P DJI") announced today that preliminary Q4 2018 S&P 500® stock buybacks, or share repurchases, set a fourth consecutive record of $223.0 billion. This displaces the previous record of $203.8 billion, set during Q3 2018 and is a 62.8% increase from the $137.0 billion reported for Q4 2017. ...
Mar 25, 2019 08:00 am ET
Walmart to participate in the Evercore ISI 8th Annual Retail Summit
Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) will participate in the Evercore ISI 8th Annual Retail Summit on Thursday, March 28. A discussion with Brett Biggs, Walmart executive vice president and chief financial officer, will be webcast live through the “Events” link at www.stock.walmart.com. The session will begin at approximately 10:
Mar 20, 2019 09:18 am ET
Walmart, Sam’s Club and the Walmart Foundation announce a commitment of $100,000 for Midwest flood relief
In response to the floods that have impacted midwestern states including Iowa and Nebraska, Walmart, Sam’s Club and the Walmart Foundation have committed to provide $100,000 in support through cash and product donations. The commitment includes $50,000 in product donations to organizations providing support to impacted areas, and cash commitments of $50,000 to the Red Cross and United Way, which are providing relief services to affected communities. As part of this commitment, Walmart is also working closely with local officials and government e
Mar 12, 2019 08:00 am ET
Major Players in the Bottled Water Space
With U.S. bottled water sales volumes reaching roughly 13.7 billion gallons in 2017 according to Statista, the United States presents the world’s largest consumer market for bottled water products. In this report, we examine how some of the...
Mar 08, 2019 02:31 pm ET
Walmart Associates in North Carolina Earn More Than $9.4 Million in Cash Bonuses Following Strong Q4 Store Performance
On Thursday, more than 912,000 Walmart U.S. associates received a share of nearly $207 million in cash bonuses, as the company experienced a strong 4.2 percent fourth quarter comp sales growth. Associates are receiving their bonuses in paychecks received March 7. In North Carolina, associates will be awarded approximately $9.4 million for fourth quarter performance.
Mar 08, 2019 02:25 pm ET
Walmart Associates in California Earn $11.4 Million in Cash Bonuses Following Strong Q4 Store Performance
On Thursday, more than 912,000 Walmart U.S. associates received a share of nearly $207 million in cash bonuses, as the company experienced a strong 4.2 percent fourth quarter comp sales growth. Associates are receiving their bonuses in paychecks received March 7. In California associates will be awarded approximately $11.4 million for fourth quarter performance.
Mar 08, 2019 02:24 pm ET
Walmart Associates in Florida Earn Nearly $16.3 Million in Cash Bonuses Following Strong Q4 Store Performance
On Thursday, more than 912,000 Walmart U.S. associates received a share of nearly $207 million in cash bonuses, as the company experienced a strong 4.2 percent fourth quarter comp sales growth. Associates are receiving their bonuses in paychecks received March 7. In Florida, associates will be awarded approximately $16.3 million for fourth quarter performance.
Mar 08, 2019 02:23 pm ET
Walmart Associates in Pennsylvania Earn More Than $6.2 Million in Cash Bonuses Following Strong Q4 Store Performance
On Thursday, more than 912,000 Walmart U.S. associates received a share of nearly $207 million in cash bonuses, as the company experienced a strong 4.2 percent fourth quarter comp sales growth. Associates are receiving their bonuses in paychecks received March 7. In Pennsylvania, associates will be awarded approximately $6.2 million for fourth quarter performance.
Mar 08, 2019 02:22 pm ET
Walmart Associates in Illinois Earn More Than $7 Million in Cash Bonuses Following Strong Q4 Store Performance
On Thursday, more than 912,000 Walmart U.S. associates received a share of nearly $207 million in cash bonuses, as the company experienced a strong 4.2 percent fourth quarter comp sales growth. Associates are receiving their bonuses in paychecks received March 7. In Illinois, associates will be awarded approximately $7 million for fourth quarter performance.
Mar 08, 2019 02:22 pm ET
Walmart Associates in Texas Earn More Than $23.6 Million in Cash Bonuses Following Strong Q4 Store Performance
On Thursday, more than 912,000 Walmart U.S. associates received a share of nearly $207 million in cash bonuses, as the company experienced a strong 4.2 percent fourth quarter comp sales growth. Associates are receiving their bonuses in paychecks received March 7. In Texas, associates will be awarded approximately $23.6 million for fourth quarter performance.
Mar 08, 2019 02:21 pm ET
Walmart Associates in Arizona Earn More Than $6.7 Million in Cash Bonuses Following Strong Q4 Store Performance
On Thursday, more than 912,000 Walmart U.S. associates received a share of nearly $207 million in cash bonuses, as the company experienced a strong 4.2 percent fourth quarter comp sales growth. Associates are receiving their bonuses in paychecks received March 7. In Arizona, associates will be awarded approximately $6.7 million for fourth quarter performance.
Mar 07, 2019 04:53 pm ET
Walmart to Present at Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2019 Consumer & Retail Technology Conference
Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) announced today that Brett Biggs, executive vice president and chief financial officer, will participate at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2019 Consumer & Retail Technology Conference on Tuesday, March 12 at noon EDT. This session will be webcast live through the “Events” link at www.stock.walmart.com
Mar 07, 2019 08:00 am ET
Walmart and the Walmart Foundation announce a commitment of $50,000 for disaster relief after devastating tornadoes hit Alabama and Georgia
In response to the multiple tornadoes that have impacted Alabama and Georgia, Walmart and the Walmart Foundation have committed to provide $50,000 in support through cash and product donations. The commitment includes $15,000 in product donations to organizations providing support to impacted areas, and cash commitments of $15,000 to the Alabama Governor’s Relief Fund, $10,000 to the Community Foundation of East Alabama and $10,000 to the American Red Cross, which is providing relief services to affected communities in both Alabama and Georgia.
Mar 04, 2019 09:30 am ET
Walmart International and P&G Combine Efforts to Bring Clean Drinking Water to Children and Families Around the World
Walmart International is proud to partner with The Procter & Gamble Company (P&G) and their Children’s Safe Drinking Water Program to launch a 2019 Global Event program that will raise awareness of the global water crisis.
Feb 28, 2019 04:50 pm ET
Walmart Inc. to present at both the Raymond James Institutional Investors Conference and UBS Global Consumer and Retail Conference
Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) announced today that Brett Biggs, executive vice president and chief financial officer, will participate at the Raymond James Institutional Investors Conference on Tuesday, March 5 at 9:50 a.m. EST. Greg Foran, president and chief executive officer of Walmart U.S. will participate at the UBS Global Consumer and Retail Conference on Wednesday, March 6 at 12:00 p.m. EST. Both sessions will be webcast live through the “Events” link at
Feb 27, 2019 07:00 am ET
Affirm and Walmart Announce Omnichannel Partnership
Affirm, Inc., the financial technology company that provides transparent and consumer-friendly payment alternatives to cash and traditional credit, today announced a partnership with Walmart that will give shoppers the option of using Affirm to pay for their purchases over time at nearly 4,000 Supercenters nationwide. Walmart will begin to integrate Affirm as a payment option on Walmart.com over the coming weeks.
Feb 26, 2019 02:00 pm ET
Walmart Announces New Plastic Packaging Waste Reduction Commitments
Walmart today issued a bold new set of plastic waste reduction commitments by leveraging its massive private brand program. The new commitments, announced at Walmart’s annual supplier forum, are expected to impact over 30,000 SKUs. The move is designed to help get to the heart of the problem by focusing on the retailer’s private brand packaging, building upon existing efforts to reduce plastic waste in Walmart U.S. and Sam’s Club operations, and encouraging national brand suppliers to set similar packaging goals. At the supplier forum, Walmart
Feb 22, 2019 07:55 am ET
Consolidated Research: 2019 Summary Expectations for Walmart, W.R. Grace, BioTime, Genesee & Wyoming, Northrop Grumman, and Versum Materials — Fundamental Analysis, Key Performance Indications
In new independent research reports released early this morning, Market Source Research released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Walmart Inc. (NYSE:WMT), W.R. Grace & Co. (NYSE:GRA), BioTime, Inc....
Feb 19, 2019 08:31 am ET
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Feb 19, 2019 07:03 am ET
Walmart raises annual dividend to $2.12 per share, marking 46th consecutive year of dividend increases
The Board of Directors of Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) approved an annual cash dividend for fiscal year 2020 of $2.12 per share, an increase of approximately two percent from the $2.08 per share paid for the last fiscal year. The fiscal year 2020 annual dividend of $2.12 per share will be paid in four quarterly installments of $0.53 per share, according to the following record and payable dates:
Feb 14, 2019 12:01 am ET
Walmart and DreamWorks Animation Invite Fans to Step Into the Hidden World of How to Train Your Dragon Through New Virtual Reality Experience
Have you ever wished you could ride alongside Hiccup and Astrid on the back of a dragon, soaring high in the sky and swooping over incredible landscapes? Walmart (NYSE: WMT) and DreamWorks Animation are making this a reality – a virtual reality – through an exclusive, first-of-its-kind immersive V-commerce activation tied to the upcoming theatrical release of How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World.
Feb 12, 2019 04:40 pm ET
Walmart to Host Fourth Quarter Earnings Conference Call on Feb. 19, 2019
Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) today announced it will hold a live conference call with the Investment Community at 7 a.m. CST on Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, to discuss the company’s fourth quarter and fiscal year 2019 earnings results, as well as its outlook for fiscal year 2020. Doug McMillon, president and chief executive officer, Walmart Inc., and Brett Biggs, Walmart executive vice president and chief financial officer, will host the call to discuss the results and answer questions.
Feb 11, 2019 08:32 am ET
Walmart Board of Directors Adds Cesar Conde, Chairman of NBCUniversal International Group and NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises
Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) today announced that its board of directors has appointed Cesar Conde, chairman of NBCUniversal International Group and NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises, as a new independent director to the company’s board, effective immediately. Conde, 45, becomes the twelfth member of the board and he will become a member of the company’s Audit Committee and Technology and eCommerce Committee.
Jan 23, 2019 05:37 am ET
Synchrony and Sam's Club Extend Strategic Partnership
STAMFORD, Conn., Jan. 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Synchrony (NYSE: SYF) today announced an extension of its strategic partnership with Sam's Club, a segment of Walmart, Inc. (NYSE: WMT), to continue offering Club members enhanced financing options through the Sam's Club-branded credit cards. As part of the extension, Synchrony will continue to manage and service the credit card programs for Sam's Club members across the retailer's nearly 600 clubs. ...
Jan 22, 2019 08:31 am ET
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Jan 18, 2019 05:30 am ET
CVS Health and Walmart Announce New PBM Pharmacy Network Agreement
WOONSOCKET, R.I. and BENTONVILLE, Ark., Jan. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- CVS Health (NYSE: CVS) and Walmart (NYSE: WMT) today announced the companies have reached a multi-year agreement on terms under which Walmart will continue participating in the CVS Caremark pharmacy benefit management (PBM) commercial and Managed Medicaid retail pharmacy networks. The companies are not disclosing the financial terms of the new contract. ...
Jan 17, 2019 02:00 pm ET
Walmart Expands Its Grocery Delivery Service Providers
Walmart today announced the addition of four delivery companies to its team to help expand the retailer’s popular Online Grocery Delivery option. Point Pickup,
Jan 16, 2019 07:35 am ET
Market Trends Toward New Normal in Walmart, Finisar, Gannett Co., AZZ, Raytheon, and THL Credit — Emerging Consolidated Expectations, Analyst Ratings
In new independent research reports released early this morning, Market Source Research released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Walmart Inc. (NYSE:WMT), Finisar Corporation (NASDAQ:FNSR), Gannett...
Jan 08, 2019 09:00 am ET
Sam’s Club and Dynavax Technologies Corporation Announce Collaboration to Make HEPLISAV-B® [Hepatitis B Vaccine (Recombinant), Adjuvanted] Available to Sam’s Club Patients
Dynavax Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ:DVAX), a leader in developing immunotherapies based on toll-like receptor (TLR) biology, and Sam’s Club, a leading membership warehouse club offering superior products, savings and services to millions of...
Jan 07, 2019 09:00 am ET
State of Georgia expands partnership with Sharecare to improve health of state employees, teachers and their families
Sharecare, the digital health company helping people manage all their health in one place, today announced that the Georgia Department of Community Health (DCH) is launching a new incentive program to reward State Health Benefit Plan (SHBP) members...
Dec 18, 2018 10:00 am ET
S&P 500 Q3 2018 Buybacks Surpass $200 Billion Mark for the First Time Ever
NEW YORK, Dec. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P Dow Jones Indices ("S&P DJI") announced today that preliminary Q3 2018 S&P 500® stock buybacks, or share repurchases, surpassed the $200 billion mark for the first time to set a record $203.8 billion. This is the third consecutive record, displacing the prior quarterly record of $190.6 billion, set during Q2 2018 and a 57.7% increase from the $129.2 billion reported for Q3 2017. For the first three quarters of 2018, buybacks are up 52.6% to $583.4 billion from the prior year's $382.4 billion, and stand 1% away from the annual re...
Dec 13, 2018 08:35 am ET
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CHICAGO, Dec. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for BAC, BIDU, GE, SC, and WMT....
Dec 12, 2018 07:00 am ET
Walmart and Express Scripts Sign Three-Year Agreement to Deliver Greater Value to Insured and Uninsured Pharmacy Customers
BENTONVILLE, Ark. and ST. LOUIS, Dec. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Walmart and Express Scripts (NASDAQ: ESRX) announced an extension to the companies' existing network agreement to provide access to Walmart's prescription services for Express Scripts clients' covered members.  The companies also made a commitment to deliver additional affordable prescription solutions to millions of underinsured and uninsured Americans. ...
Dec 06, 2018 02:40 pm ET
U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs and Walmart Announce Telehealth Collaboration to Reach Underserved Veterans
Today, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and Walmart announced an innovative collaboration to offer VA-led telehealth services to reach underserved Veterans. The pilot will kick off in targeted locations that consider the number of Veterans and the health resources offered. The final locations selected will be announced at a later date. The collaboration includes donated space and operational support by Walmart for VA-led telehealth services.
Dec 04, 2018 08:15 am ET
Detailed Research: Economic Perspectives on United Technologies, Walmart, Invitae, Emergent Biosolutions, U.S. Physical Therapy, and Amdocs — What Drives Growth in Today's Competitive Landscape
In new independent research reports released early this morning, Market Source Research released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX), Walmart Inc. (NYSE:WMT),...
Dec 04, 2018 08:00 am ET
Walmart Announces More than $4 Million in Support to the State of Colorado to Empower the Retail Workforce
Today, Walmart announced more than $4 million in support of the Colorado Workforce Development Council (CWDC). The grant will allow the CWDC to partner with local workforce development boards across Colorado to launch 10 new retail sector partnerships. Through each of these public-private partnerships, representatives from workforce boards, economic development and education will work with retail employers in the community to design upskilling and training programs that support career advancement for frontline workers and can be a model for
Dec 04, 2018 02:00 am ET
Walmart Offers New Service For Customers to Order and Pay For Online Items In Stores In One Seamless Transaction
In a new move to provide even more options for customers to shop the items they need, Walmart announced today that their store associates can now place item orders for customers from Walmart.com via an app on their handheld touchscreen devices. This service combines the power of technology and Walmart associates to bring Walmart’s endless
Nov 29, 2018 05:00 pm ET
Walmart and the Walmart Foundation Increase Commitment to California Wildfire Relief and Announce Funding for Homeless Services
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 the Camp Fire. This brings Walmart and the Walmart Foundation’s total commitment to more than $2 million for local organizations responding to the impacts of the most recent California wildfires and the growing homeless population in
Nov 16, 2018 08:00 am ET
Kids Invited to Step Inside “Walmart Toy Lab” This Holiday Season, a Digital Playground to Test and Play with Top Toys
Today, Walmart introduced The Walmart Toy Lab at WalmartToyLab.com, an all-new digital playground where Walmar
Nov 15, 2018 08:31 am ET
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Nov 13, 2018 08:52 am ET
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CHICAGO, Nov. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for AAP, CSCO, HD, NVDA, and WMT....
Nov 12, 2018 01:00 pm ET
Walmart Announces New Focus on Hiring Military Spouses
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, to hire 250,000 military veterans by 2020, a goal it is on track to surpass next year.
Nov 12, 2018 11:41 am ET
Walmart and the Walmart Foundation Announce a Commitment of $500,000 for California Wildfire Relief
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 help meet the needs of those affected.
Nov 08, 2018 10:11 am ET
Genpact Partners with Walmart to Launch Digital Hub in Bentonville, Arkansas to Drive Innovation in Retail and Consumer Goods Industries
NEW YORK, Nov. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Genpact (NYSE: G), a global professional services firm focused on delivering digital transformation, today announced the launch of a new digital innovation hub in Bentonville, Arkansas to expand the company's services for the retail and consumer goods industries....
Nov 08, 2018 12:01 am ET
Walmart Unveils Plans for Best Black Friday Yet
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 Friday store shopping even easier and fun, and bringing Black Friday deals* to customers sooner than ever on Walmart.com.
Oct 30, 2018 12:01 am ET
Walmart Brightens Customer Experience and Expands Assortment To Help Customers Light Up Christmas
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:
Oct 26, 2018 05:23 pm ET
Walmart and the City of Pontiac General Employees’ Retirement System Reach Settlement in Securities Class Action
Walmart Inc. and the City of Pontiac General Employees’ Retirement System (“PGERS”) today filed papers asking the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Arkansas to grant preliminary approval of settlement in a long-running securities class action lawsuit.
Oct 24, 2018 07:55 am ET
Consolidated Research: 2018 Summary Expectations for Pool, Walmart, WageWorks, TransMontaigne Partners, Kronos Worldwide, and Choice Hotels International — Fundamental Analysis, Key Performance Indica
In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Pool Corporation (NASDAQ:POOL), Walmart Inc. (NYSE:WMT), WageWorks, Inc....
Oct 23, 2018 10:07 am ET
Walmart, SunPower Announce 23-Megawatt Solar Agreement
Today, Walmart announced that it has reached an agreement with SunPower to have the commercial energy provider install solar systems at 19 stores and two distribution centers in Illinois.
Oct 18, 2018 12:36 pm ET
Nickelodeon Teams up with Walmart to Bring Back a 90’s Classic with Nickelodeon Toy Run: Family Style
Nickelodeon and Walmart are teaming up to present Nickelodeon Toy Run: Family Style in Walmart stores across the country. Hosted by Nickelodeon’s JoJo Siwa, Nickelodeon Toy Run: Family Style will give three grand prize winners a shopping spree in the toy aisles of their local Walmart to stock up on their favorite, must-have holiday toys.
Oct 18, 2018 01:01 am ET
Sam's Club Expands Same-Day Delivery with Instacart to Make Holiday Shopping Faster and Easier
BENTONVILLE, Ark. and SAN FRANCISCO, Oct.18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- After initially joining forces in February, Sam's Club and Instacart have announced the national expansion of their partnership to offer same-day delivery to more than half of all Sam's Clubs across the nation by the end of October. Just in time for the holidays, Sam's Club customers can get gifting and small appliances, in addition to food and groceries, delivered in as fast as an hour through Instacart.  ...
Oct 16, 2018 06:33 am ET
Walmart Underscores Its Unique Assets, Strong Execution and Innovation at Its Investment Community Meeting
Today, Walmart will host its annual meeting for the investment community where its leadership team will discuss how the company is shaping its future, moving with speed and innovating for tomorrow to win for customers and shareholders. The company is also sharing select guidance metrics for the next fiscal year.
Oct 16, 2018 06:00 am ET
Walmart and Advance Auto Parts Announce Plans to Launch Automotive Specialty Store on Walmart.com
Walmart.com and Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (NYSE: AAP), a leading automotive aftermarket parts provider in North America, today announced a comprehensive, strategic partnership that will create an automotive specialty store on Walmart.com. Expected to begin rolling out in the first half of 2019, the new omnichannel shopping experience will provide customers with access to Advance’s extensive portfolio of aftermarket automotive parts, accessories and maintenance items.
Oct 15, 2018 09:31 am ET
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NEW YORK, Oct. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for BAC, GE, LVS, MRVL, and WMT....
Oct 11, 2018 05:58 pm ET
Walmart, Walmart Foundation, Sam’s Club and Foundation For The Carolinas Announce $2.5 million to Assist with Hurricane Michael Relief and Recovery
In response to the devastation caused by Hurricane Michael, Walmart, Sam’s Club, and the Walmart Foundation are committing up to $1.5 million of cash and in-kind support for relief and recovery. In addition, $1 million from the Walmart 2018 Hurricane Relief Fund held at Foundation For The Carolinas will support Red Cross efforts for those most impacted in Florida, Georgia and the Carolinas.
Oct 11, 2018 09:00 am ET
Walmart to Webcast 2018 Meeting for the Investment Community
Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) will webcast its 2018 Meeting for the Investment Community on Tuesday, Oct. 16, from approximately 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. CDT. A live video webcast of the presentations will be available through the link provided on the events portion of the company’s corporate websit
Oct 11, 2018 08:00 am ET
Walmart and Eko Announce Joint Venture to Create Interactive Storytelling for Entertainment and Retail
Today, Walmart Inc. announced a strategic entertainment joint venture with Eko, a developer of interactive video technology. The joint venture includes plans to develop original, interactive content that will enable Walmart to connect with customers in new and more meaningful ways, with the goal of driving deeper and more frequent engagement.
Oct 11, 2018 07:30 am ET
Walmart and PayPal Collaborate on Strategic Products to Help Joint Customers
With millions of people relying on Walmart as a safe, convenient and affordable place to access a variety of financial products and services, and millions more using PayPal’s digital properties to manage and move their money, Walmart and PayPal are teaming up to provide financial services and products that help their shared customers.
Oct 09, 2018 02:00 pm ET
Walmart and the Walmart Foundation Announce Nearly $4 Million in Grants to Create Innovative Pathways for Lifelong Learning and Training
Walmart and the Walmart Foundation today announced nearly $4 million in grants for three organizations working to provide innovative pathways to learning and training to help create mobility for workers: The Foundation for California Community Colleges (the Foundation), Code for America Labs, Inc. and edX.org.
Oct 03, 2018 08:00 am ET
Walmart Introduces New In-Store Collectibles Destination With New and Exclusive Products That Are Licensed To Thrill
Walmart is levelling up its pop culture merchandise for fans, announcing it will introduce a new, dedicated collectibles section in the entertainment department of more than 3,500 stores starting the week of Oct. 15. This new destination for collectors will feature:
Sep 21, 2018 03:16 pm ET
Sharecare teams up with Walmart to help people across the country take control of their health at Walmart Wellness
Sharecare, the digital health company helping people manage all their health in one place, today announced it will be participating in Walmart Wellness events on Saturday, September 22 at more than 4,600 locations across the country. Sharecare’s...
Sep 17, 2018 10:10 am ET
The Walmart Foundation announces new round of grants available for Canadian organizations focused on reducing food waste
The Walmart Foundation today announced that it is making $1.5 million USD ($1.89 million CAD) available to fund proposals from eligible non-profit organizations working to reduce food waste in Canada. The Walmart Foundation is seeking proposals from qualified organizations that have experience in formulating, proposing, and implementing food waste reduction efforts. Requests between $300,000 and $1,000,000 (USD) will be considered.
Sep 14, 2018 10:16 pm ET
Walmart and Sam's Club Announce Customer Campaign to Assist with 2018 U.S. Hurricane Relief
BENTONVILLE, Ark., Sept. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- With a catastrophic storm, flooding and power outages hitting the Eastern Seaboard, Walmart and Sam's Club are launching a customer campaign to assist impacted communities with hurricane relief. Walmart is matching customer donations to Foundation For The Carolinas. As part of the Walmart 2018 Relief Fund at Foundation For The Carolinas, Walmart will match customer donations two-to-one with cash donations up to $5 million for disaster response and recovery. ...
Sep 14, 2018 10:14 pm ET
Walmart and Sam's Club Announce Customer Campaign to Assist with 2018 U.S. Hurricane Relief
BENTONVILLE, Ark., Sept. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- With a catastrophic storm, flooding and power outages hitting the Eastern Seaboard, Walmart and Sam's Club are launching a customer campaign to assist impacted communities with hurricane relief. Walmart is matching customer donations to Foundation For The Carolinas. As part of the Walmart 2018 Relief Fund at Foundation For The Carolinas, Walmart will match customer donations two-to-one with cash donations up to $5 million for disaster response and recovery. ...
Sep 14, 2018 07:55 pm ET
Walmart and Sam’s Club Announce Customer Campaign to Assist with 2018 U.S. Hurricane Relief
With a catastrophic storm, flooding and power outages hitting the Eastern Seaboard, Walmart and Sam’s Club are launching a customer campaign to assist impacted communities with hurricane relief. As part of the Walmart 2018 Relief Fund at Foundation, Walmart will match customer donations two-to-one with cash donations up to $5 million for disaster response and recovery.
Sep 13, 2018 08:30 am ET
Walmart to Acquire Cornershop in Mexico and Chile, Further Investing in Last-Mile Delivery and Strengthening Omnichannel Strategy
Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) today announced the acquisition of Cornershop, Inc., a leading online marketplace for on-demand delivery from supermarkets, pharmacies and specialty food retailers in Mexico and Chile. This transaction is an important step forward in accelerating the company’s omnichannel capabilities and growth in Latin America. It follows Walmart’s recent investment in Dada-JD Daojia in China and the strategic alliance with Rakuten in Japan.
Sep 05, 2018 09:00 am ET
Walmart Tests New Last-Mile Grocery Delivery Service
As Walmart expands its Grocery Delivery service, giving its customers the option to shop when and how they want, the company today announced a new last-mile delivery pilot – Spark Delivery – exploring an additional way to get groceries from their stores to customers’ front doors.
Aug 30, 2018 03:00 pm ET
It’s the BESTEST Announcement of the Year! Walmart Unboxes America’s BEST Toy Shop
When it comes to toys, Walmart is not playing around! Today, Walmart unboxed its plans for America’s Best Toy Shop: its destination for kids’ favorite products – toys! – in its stores and on Walmart.com. Walmart’s toy aisles are set to offer the best toys at the best prices along with more fun for everyone than ever before. Starting today, America’s Best Toy Shop kicks off with:
Aug 23, 2018 10:04 am ET
Walmart Hires More Than 206,000 U.S. Military Veterans and Promotes More Than 30,000 since the Launch of the Veterans Welcome Home Commitment
Today, Walmart announced that the company has hired more than 206,000 veterans and promoted more than 30,000 to roles with higher pay and greater responsibility since launching its Veterans Welcome Home Commitment in May 2013. The commitment guarantees a job offer to any eligible, honorably discharged U.S. veteran who has separated from service since the commitment was announced on Memorial Day 2013. Walmart is now more than 80 percent of the way to reaching its goal to hire 250,000 veterans by 2020.*
Aug 20, 2018 10:00 am ET
Walmart Phasing out Paint Removal Products with Methylene Chloride and NMP
Today, Walmart announced it will phase out paint removal products with the chemicals methylene chloride and N-Methylpyrrolidone (NMP) from its stores in the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Central America and www.walmart.com by February 2019.
Aug 18, 2018 09:22 am ET
Walmart and Flipkart Announce Completion of Walmart Investment in Flipkart, India’s Leading Marketplace eCommerce Platform
Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) and Flipkart Group (“Flipkart”) today announced the closing of the agreements for Walmart to become the largest shareholder in the Flipkart Group.
Aug 16, 2018 09:31 am ET
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NEW YORK, Aug. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for AAPL, FB, HMNY, JD, and WMT....
Aug 16, 2018 07:02 am ET
Walmart U.S. Q2 Comps Grew 4.5% and Walmart U.S. eCommerce Sales Grew 40%, Q2 GAAP Net Loss Per Share of $0.29; Adjusted EPS of $1.29
Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) helps people around the world save money and live better - anytime and anywhere - in retail stores, online, and through their mobile devices. Each week, nearly 265 million customers and members visit our more than 11,200 stores under 55 banners in 27 countries and eCommerce websites. With fiscal year 2018 revenue of $500.3 billion, Walmart employs over 2.2 million associates worldwide. Walmart continues to be a leader in sustainability, corporate philanthropy and employment opportunity. Additional information about
Aug 14, 2018 02:58 pm ET
Walmart Opens New Distribution Center in Mobile, AL
Today, Walmart hosted a grand opening celebration to commemorate the official opening of its new $135 million Distribution Center in Mobile, Alabama. The event was a culmination of a multi-year effort, supported by state and local officials and community members, to strengthen Walmart’s supply chain network while creating more than 750 quality jobs.
Aug 10, 2018 03:19 pm ET
Walmart Partners with Starco Brands to Launch Walmart’s Parents’ Choice Nursery Cleaner Powered by Starco Brands’ Breathe-Safe™ Technology
Starco Brands (OTC: STCB) and Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) have partnered to offer consumers a child-safe and environmentally friendly Multi Purpose Nursery Cleaner under Walmart’s Parents’ Choice brand. The multi-purpose cleaner utilizes Starco...
Aug 01, 2018 04:36 pm ET
Advent Closes Investment in 80 Percent Stake in Walmart Brazil
Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) and Advent International announced the closing of Advent’s previously announced investment in an 80 percent equity stake in Walmart Brazil. Walmart Inc. has retained a 20 percent stake in the business.
Jul 31, 2018 06:17 pm ET
Walmart and the Walmart Foundation Announce a Commitment of $200,000 for California Wildfire Relief
Walmart and the Walmart Foundation have made a commitment to provide support through cash and product donations of $200,000 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 help meet the needs of those affected.
Jul 26, 2018 04:45 pm ET
Walmart and Capital One Sign Credit Card Program Agreement
Walmart and Capital One today announced that the companies have entered into a new, long-term credit card program agreement.
Jul 24, 2018 08:00 am ET
Walmart Supports Future Leaders Through $2 Million in Funding to the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation and the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute
Today, Walmart announced $2 million in grants to organizations working to expand internship opportunities for diverse youth populations, the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Inc. (CBCF) and the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI). The grants build on previous Walmart funding to the two nonprofits, bringing the company’s total investment to more than $6 million over the last several years. The funding will help provide career pathways on Capitol Hill for students and young professionals through education and hands-on experience i
Jul 17, 2018 09:31 am ET
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Jul 17, 2018 12:01 am ET
Walmart establishes strategic partnership with Microsoft to further accelerate digital innovation in retail
Today, Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) announced it is establishing a strategic partnership with Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq “MSFT” @microsoft) to further accelerate Walmart’s digital transformation in retail, empower its associates worldwide and make shopping faster and easier for millions of customers around the world. Through this partnership, Walmart has chosen Microsoft as its preferred and strategic cloud provider tapping into the full range of Microsoft’s cloud solutions.
Jul 11, 2018 08:00 am ET
Walmart Helps Customers Ace Back-to-School and Back-to-College with More Tools to Make Shopping Faster and Easier
According to Walmart customers, nearly one-third of parents want to avoid the stress of last-minute back-to-school shopping and almost half want to cash in on the seasonal savings. That’s why, today, Walmart announced its plans to help customers gain back time in a big way by launching new tools that make shopping for the new school year faster and easier. And with an eye on trend, the retailer is also launching more new items than ever before – at the best prices.
Jul 09, 2018 01:35 pm ET
Moore Kuehn, PLLC Announces an Investigation Involving Possible Claims Against Walmart, Inc.
NEW YORK, July 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Moore Kuehn, PLLC is investigating whether certain officers and directors of Walmart, Inc. (NYSE: WMT) breached their fiduciary duties to shareholders.  The investigation concerns potential self-dealing after executives may have improperly been awarded excessive bonuses despite their failure to meet performance targets. Shareholders may be entitled to damages and corporate governance reforms....
Jun 14, 2018 01:17 pm ET
American Entrepreneurship on Full Display at Walmart’s 5th Annual Open Call for U.S. Manufacturing
The American entrepreneurial spirit was very much alive at Walmart’s fifth annual Open Call event at their corporate headquarters Wednesday. More than 450 businesses lined the halls to meet face-to-face with buyers in hopes of landing the deal of a lifetime. And, for many, those hopes are closer to becoming reality.
Jun 14, 2018 09:00 am ET
Walmart Customers and Feeding America® Secure Record 230 Million Meals For “Fight Hunger. Spark Change.” During 2018 Campaign
Walmart customers, Feeding America® and local food banks across the nation helped secure a record 230 million meals for food insecure households as part of their fifth annual “Fight Hunger. Spark Change.” campaign during the month of April.
Jun 11, 2018 07:40 am ET
Report: Developing Opportunities within RealNetworks, Acacia Communications, Medical Transcription Billing, Evolent Health, Tetra Technologies, and Walmart — Future Expectations, Projections Moving in
In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of RealNetworks, Inc. (NASDAQ:RNWK), Acacia Communications, Inc....
Jun 06, 2018 09:00 am ET
More than 450 Businesses Head to Walmart’s Home Office in Bentonville for a Shot at the American Dream
On June 13, Walmart’s Home Office will be buzzing with entrepreneurs from 46 states, Puerto Rico and the District of Columbia ready to pitch their U.S.-made products. For its fifth annual Open Call, Walmart invited more than 450 businesses to meet one-on-one with buyers for a chance to get their products on store shelves and in the hands of millions of customers.
Jun 04, 2018 08:30 am ET
Advent International to Acquire Majority Stake in Walmart Brazil
Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) and Advent International, one of the largest and most experienced global private equity investors, announced that Advent has agreed to invest in a majority stake in Walmart Brazil to strengthen the business and position it for long-term success. Under the terms of the agreement, Advent will hold 80 percent of Walmart Brazil, and Walmart Inc. will retain the remaining 20 percent upon the completion of the transaction. The transaction is subject to regulatory approval in Brazil.
Jun 01, 2018 11:57 am ET
CEO McMillon Says Walmart Embracing Change, Positioning For Continued Success
In remarks today at the annual Associate and Shareholders’ Meeting, Walmart President and CEO Doug McMillon said strategic decisions are positioning the company “for success in the future,” even while delivering results and supporting communities now across the globe. McMillon signaled the company’s transformation is about building new capabilities to meet changing customer expectations and equipping associates with tools and training to succeed in the evolving workplace and, increasingly, in life.
May 31, 2018 01:30 pm ET
Jetblack Launches in New York City for Busy Families, Delivering a Curated Shopping Experience That’s One Text Away
Jetblack, a new shopping service that combines the convenience of eCommerce with the customized attention of a personal assistant, launches in limited release to customers in Manhattan and part of Brooklyn today. Led by Rent the Runway’s visionary Jenny Fleiss, Jetblack offers its members the ability to text nearly any shopping request and
May 30, 2018 02:11 pm ET
Walmart Announces 2018 Formal Business and Annual Shareholders’ Meeting Voting Results
Walmart Inc. (NYSE:WMT) today announced shareholder voting results for its Formal Business and Annual Shareholders’ Meeting. Approximately 93.44 percent of all outstanding shares were present or represented by proxy at the meeting.
May 30, 2018 10:00 am ET
Walmart’s New Education Benefit Puts Cap and Gown within Reach for Associates
Walmart today unveiled a new associate education benefit designed to remove barriers to college enrollment and graduation. The program is another step in the company’s commitment to train and educate workers to advance in the jobs of today -- and the future.
May 25, 2018 04:35 pm ET
Walmart to webcast its investment community question and answer session with management on June 1
Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) will hold its annual Associate and Shareholder meeting on Friday, June 1. Following this meeting, the company will host a question and answer session with the investment community. The session will be led by Walmart President and CEO Doug McMillon and will begin at approximately 12:15 p.m. CDT. To access the live webcast of this event directly, click
May 22, 2018 09:00 am ET
Walmart Reaches 5th Anniversary of Veterans Welcome Home Commitment with Announcement of More than 200,000 Veteran Hires
Today, Walmart announced it has hired more than 200,000 veterans and promoted more than 28,000 to roles of greater responsibility since launching its Veterans Welcome Home Commitment five years ago. Recognizing the important skills and leadership abilities veterans possess, the commitment helps veterans find career opportunities at Walmart and aims to ease the sometimes difficult transition from active duty to civilian life. Walmart is now more than 80 percent of the way to reaching its goal of hiring 250,000 veterans by 2020.
May 17, 2018 09:31 am ET
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CHICAGO, May 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for AMD, BLNK, CZR, JCP, and WMT....
May 17, 2018 07:01 am ET
Walmart U.S. Q1 comps grew 2.1% and Walmart U.S. eCommerce sales grew 33%, Company reports Q1 GAAP EPS of $0.72; Adjusted EPS of $1.14
Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) helps people around the world save money and live better - anytime and anywhere - in retail stores, online, and through their mobile devices. Each week, nearly 270 million customers and members visit our more than 11,700 stores under 65 banners in 28 countries and eCommerce websites. With fiscal year 2018 revenue of $500.3 billion, Walmart employs approximately 2.3 million associates worldwide. Walmart continues to be a leader in sustainability, corporate philanthropy and employment opportunity. Additional information ab
May 15, 2018 09:07 am ET
Walmart Surprises 17 Unsuspecting Entrepreneurs Across the Country with Invitation to 5th Annual Open Call Event
Walmart recently surprised local business owners with an invitation to Open Call, an annual event in which hundreds of entrepreneurs get the chance to pitch their products to Walmart buyers for a chance to land on Walmart store shelves and walmart.com. The unsuspecting business owners were asked to come to the
May 09, 2018 09:31 am ET
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CHICAGO, May 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for AMD, BLNK, DIS, VRX, and WMT....
May 09, 2018 07:05 am ET
Walmart to Invest in Flipkart Group, India’s Innovative eCommerce Company
Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) announced it has signed definitive agreements to become the largest shareholder in Flipkart Group (“Flipkart”). The investment will help accelerate Flipkart's customer-focused mission to transform commerce in India through technology and underscores Walmart’s commitment to sustained job creation and investment in India, one of the largest and fastest-growing economies in the world.
May 08, 2018 12:08 pm ET
Walmart partners with Sharecare to transform the health and wellbeing of their associates and communities
Sharecare, the digital health company helping people manage all their health in one place, and Walmart Inc. (NYSE:WMT) today announced a strategic partnership aimed at improving the health and wellbeing of the retail giant’s associates and their...
May 07, 2018 01:15 pm ET
Walmart Introduces Additional Measures to Help Curb Opioid Abuse and Misuse
Walmart Inc. supports policies and programs aimed at helping curb opioid abuse and misuse. Earlier this year, the company announced it would offer a free opioid disposal solution, DisposeRx, in all pharmacies, nationwide.
Apr 30, 2018 02:10 am ET
Walmart and Sainsbury’s announce combination of Sainsbury’s and Asda, Walmart’s wholly owned UK business
Walmart Inc. (“Walmart”) and J Sainsbury plc ("Sainsbury’s") today announce the combination (the “Combination”) of Sainsbury’s and Asda Group Limited ("Asda"), Walmart’s wholly owned UK retail subsidiary (the "Combined Business"). At a time of significant and rapid change in the retail sector, the Combination will create one of the UK’s leading grocery, general merchandise and clothing retail groups. Bringing together two distinctive customer propositions will create a more competitive, adaptable and resilient business - bet
Apr 26, 2018 09:00 am ET
Walmart to Local Entrepreneurs: We Want Your Products
Often times, the best ideas are right in our own back yard. So, why not you? Attention entrepreneurs, Walmart is looking to serve up the big break you’ve been looking for during Walmart’s Open Call scheduled for June 13, 2018 in Bentonville, Arkansas. You can apply now for a chance to secure
Apr 25, 2018 10:19 am ET
Walmart And Safety 1st Unveil Made In America Stroller Produced From Recycled Car Seats
FOXBORO, Mass., April 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Walmart, Inc. and Dorel Juvenile, a segment of Dorel Industries Inc. (TSX: DII.B, DII.A) and one of the world's leading juvenile products manufacturers, today announced the launch of the Safety 1st RIVA Travel System – the first stroller made in the U.S.A from a special blend of recycled materials, including recycled Safety 1st car seats. The high-quality car seat and stroller combo launch exclusively at select Walmart stores and on Walmart.com this month. ...
Apr 24, 2018 08:00 am ET
DoorDash and Walmart Join Forces to Accelerate Retailer’s Online Grocery Delivery Offering
Walmart and DoorDash today announced they are teaming up to help expand the retailer’s popular Online Grocery Delivery option beginning with the Atlanta metro area. DoorDash and Walmart will broaden their work together in mor
Apr 23, 2018 12:04 pm ET
Walmart Highlights Economic, Societal and Environmental Progress in 2018 Global Responsibility Report Summary
Today, Walmart released a summary of its eleventh annual Global Responsibility Report (GRR), highlighting the company’s progress and accomplishments in fiscal year 2018 to increase economic opportunity, enhance sustainability of supply chains and strengthen local communities.
Apr 20, 2018 05:00 pm ET
Walmart Releases 2018 Annual Report, Proxy Statement, Global Responsibility Report and Global Ethics and Compliance Program Update
Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) today issued its 2018 Annual Report, Global Responsibility Report, an update on its Global Ethics and Compliance Program and filed its Proxy Statement in preparation for the company’s upcoming Annual Shareholders’ Meeting on Wednesday, May 30, 2018.
Apr 20, 2018 09:30 am ET
Must see stock score reports on Cliffs Natural Resources, General Electric, JD.com, Starbucks and Walmart Stores Inc.
CHICAGO, April 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for CLF, GE, JD, SBUX, and WMT....
Apr 18, 2018 11:19 am ET
Walmart Announces 20 MMT of Supplier Emission Reductions through Project Gigaton; Unveils Plans for Expanding Electric Vehicle Charging Stations and Doubling U.S. Wind and Solar Energy Use
Today, Walmart announced that suppliers have reported reducing more than 20 million metric tons (MMT) of greenhouse gas emissions in the global value chain, as part of the company’s Project Gigaton initiative. Walmart launched Project Gigaton last April, seeking to work with suppliers to reduce emissions from the company’s value chain by a gigaton, or one billion metric tons, by 2030. The emissions reduction progress was shared at Walmart’s annual Sustainability Milestone Summit, where expanded commitments on solar and wind power, as well as ele
Apr 13, 2018 09:25 am ET
Stock scores you need to check before buying or selling: Apple, Advanced Micro Devices, Bank of America, GoPro, Wal Mart
CHICAGO, April 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for AAPL, AMD, BAC, GPRO, and WMT....
Apr 12, 2018 08:07 am ET
Florida: Walmart Plans Estimated $200 Million in New Store Construction, Improvements and Innovations in 2018
Walmart today announced it expects to spend an estimated $200 million over the next year in Florida through the opening and remodeling of 43 stores as well as the rollout of several in-store and online innovations designed to help busy customers save time and money. The spend is part of Walmart’s total capital expenditures guidance of approximately $11.0 billion for Fiscal Year 2019, which was outlined last October at the company’s annual meeting for the investment community and reiterated in February 2018.
Apr 10, 2018 08:15 am ET
Walmart and Postmates Team up to Expand Retailer’s Online Grocery Delivery Program
Walmart and Postmates today announced an agreement to help expand the retailer’s popular Online Grocery Delivery option to more than 40 percent of U.S. households. Postmates will help power the Walmart’s Online Grocery Delive
Apr 03, 2018 12:01 am ET
Walmart Changes the Game Again with New Global Wire Service
Four years ago, Walmart changed the money transfer game with the introduction of Walmart2Walmart – a domestic money transfer service that offered dramatically lower costs that has since saved customers nearly $700 million in fees. Now, with MoneyGram International, Walmart is bringing its game-changing model to the global wire service market, with the launch of Walmart2World.
Apr 02, 2018 08:38 am ET
Should you buy or sell stock in Alkermes, Alibaba, Las Vegas Sands, Under Armour and Walmart Stores?
CHICAGO, April 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for ALKS, BABA, LVS, UAA, and WMT....
Apr 02, 2018 12:01 am ET
Walmart’s “Fight Hunger. Spark Change.” Campaign Gives Communities a Seat at the Table for Hunger Relief
Walmart kicked off its fifth annual nationwide “Fight Hunger. Spark Change.” campaign today online and in stores by asking its 150 million weekly shoppers to raise the bar to support the Feeding America network of 200 local food banks and the one in eight people who battle hunger in America at some point during the year.
Mar 29, 2018 03:30 am ET
Walmart Commits to Reduce Emissions by 50 Million Metric Tons in China
Today Walmart announced a goal to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in its China value chain by 50 million metric tons (MMT) by 2030 – equivalent to the emissions associated with the average annual electricity consumption of 40 million Chinese households. To do this, the company aims to enroll all of its export and domestic suppliers in China, starting with 100 of its top suppliers, into an emissions reduction program. Walmart president and CEO Doug McMillon announced the China launch of the program, called Project Gigaton, in a speech at Tsinghua
Mar 28, 2018 04:05 pm ET
Walmart Announces New Approach for 2018 Annual Meeting Activities
Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) announced a change to the company’s 2018 Annual Shareholders’ meeting and activities. Starting this year, a brief formal business meeting focused on shareholder voting on proxy proposals will take place on Wednesday, May 30, followed by the company’s traditional event for associates and shareholders on Friday, June 1. Shareholders of record must present proof of share ownership and photo identification to gain access both Wednesday and Friday.
Mar 27, 2018 11:51 am ET
SCORE Names 102 Entrepreneurs as Winners of the 2018 American Small Business Championship
WASHINGTON, March 27, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today SCORE, mentors to America's small businesses, announced the 102 state-level winners of the American Small Business Championship. Now in its fifth year, the championship rewards the best small businesses in their local communities with an all-expenses-paid trip to a training and networking event, mentoring from business experts at SCORE, and public recognition throughout the year....
Mar 21, 2018 09:30 am ET
S&P 500 Q4 2017 Buybacks Rose 6.0% to $137.0 Billion; Full-Year 2017 Fell 3.2% to $519.4 Billion
NEW YORK, March 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P Dow Jones Indices ("S&P DJI") today announced preliminary results indicating that S&P 500® stock buybacks, or share repurchases, totaled $137.0 billion for Q4 2017. This is a 6.0% increase from the $129.2 billion reported for Q3 2017 and a 1.2% increase from the $135.3 billion reported for Q4 2016....
Mar 19, 2018 09:00 am ET
New York Metro Superlawyer Lynda J. Grant Investigates Walmart for Securities Fraud
Lynda J. Grant, an attorney with over 30 years of experience representing wronged shareholders and consumers and a New York Metro Superlawyer, announces that TheGrantLawFirm, PLLC is investigating potential breaches of fiduciary duties and/or federal securities claims arising from allegations contained in a recent whistleblower complaint filed against Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) (“Walmart” or the “Company”).
Mar 14, 2018 12:01 am ET
Walmart to Expand Online Grocery Delivery Coast to Coast
Walmart today announced plans to expand its popular Online Grocery Delivery option to more than 40 percent of U.S. households by the end of the year. The service, available today in six markets, will grow to serve more than 100 metro areas across the country.
Mar 08, 2018 05:10 pm ET
Walmart Associates in California To Receive Approximately $34 Million in Cash Bonuses
Today, more than 890,000 Walmart U.S. associates, including more than 136,000 in California, are receiving a share of more than $560 million total cash bonuses, including:
Mar 08, 2018 09:00 am ET
Walmart Associates in Florida To Receive Approximately $42.7 Million in Cash Bonuses
Today, more than 890,000 Walmart U.S. associates are receiving a share of more than $560 million total cash bonuses, including:
Mar 08, 2018 09:00 am ET
Walmart Associates in Texas To Receive Approximately $62.6 Million in Cash Bonuses
Today, more than 890,000 Walmart U.S. associates are receiving a share of more than $560 million in total cash bonuses, including:
Mar 07, 2018 05:30 pm ET
Walmart Inc. to present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2018 Consumer & Retail Technology Conference
Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) announced today that Greg Foran, president and chief executive officer, Walmart U.S., will participate at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2018 Consumer & Retail Technology Conference on Wednesday, March 14 at 10:30 a.m. EDT. The session will be webcast live through links at www.stock.walmart.com.
Mar 05, 2018 09:00 am ET
What’s For Dinner? Walmart Cooks up a Hassle-Free Solution with Quality, Fresh Meals
Know what you are having for dinner yet? By 4 p.m., neither do nearly 80 percent of Americans. Walmart is cooking up a solution with new meal kits set to roll out to more than 2,000 stores this year. The meals will also be available via Walmart’s Online Grocery Pickup where customers can order online at lunch and
Mar 01, 2018 09:01 am ET
Walmart and BuzzFeed Debut First-Ever Line of Tasty Cookware Available Now Exclusively at Walmart
Walmart and BuzzFeed’s Tasty today unveiled an exclusive new line of kitchen products that will bring the fun, ease and accessibility of Tasty’s signature recipe videos to Walmart and consumers nationwide. The Tasty-branded cookware line includes more than 90 products ranging from non-stick cookware to high-quality bakeware to kitchen gadgets, accessories and more, ranging in price from $4.44 to $99.00. Tasty cookware is available now at Walmart and
Feb 28, 2018 06:02 am ET
Introducing Allswell: New Digital Home Brand Featuring Luxe Collection of Mattresses and Curated Bedding
Walmart announced this morning the unveiling of Allswell, a design-centric home brand, launching with its Debut Collection of luxe mattresses and stylish bedding. As part of an ongoing e-commerce strategy to differentiate the assortment offered through its family of e-commerce sites, Allswell marks Walmart’s first homegrown digital brand aimed to deliver an elevated assortment and increasingly convenient shopping experiences for the company’s expanding base of customers. To herald the launch, this female-helmed startup, led by Arlyn Davich, has
Feb 27, 2018 04:49 pm ET
Walmart Inc. to present at both the Raymond James Institutional Investors Conference and UBS Global Consumer & Retail Conference
Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) announced today that Brett Biggs, executive vice president and chief financial officer, will participate at the Raymond James Institutional Investors Conference on Tuesday, March 6 at 10:25 a.m. EST and at the UBS Global Consumer & Retail Conference on Thursday, March 8 at 10:30 a.m. EST. Both sessions will be webcast live through links at
Feb 27, 2018 09:01 am ET
Walmart Steps Up Its Style Game with the Launch of New Apparel Private Brands
Spring style has sprung at Walmart as the retailer today introduced four new apparel private brands for women, men and kids. Customers can now strut the latest seasonal fashions from Time and Tru, Terra & Sky, Wonder Nation and George, exclusively available nationwide in Walmart stores and on Walmart.com starting March 1. The latest looks elevate Walmart’s apparel category and represent the retailer’s commitment to quality and delivering stylish fashion at an incredible value.
Feb 27, 2018 12:01 am ET
Sam’s Club Joins Forces with Instacart to Offer Same-Day Delivery of Groceries and Everyday Essentials
Sam’s Club, a division of Walmart, Inc. (WMT: NYSE) offering superior quality items and services to millions of members, and Instacart, the technology-driven, nationwide on-demand grocery delivery service, announced same-day delivery of groceries and everyday essentials to households in several markets across the U.S.
Feb 20, 2018 08:31 am ET
Should you buy or sell Domino's Pizza, The Home Depot Inc., MGM Resorts, Roku Inc and Walmart Stores?
CHICAGO, Feb. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for DPZ, HD, MGM, ROKU, and WMT....
Feb 20, 2018 06:34 am ET
Walmart raises annual dividend to $2.08 per share, marking 45th consecutive year of dividend increases
The Board of Directors of Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) approved an annual cash dividend for fiscal year 2019 of $2.08 per share, an increase of 2 percent from the $2.04 per share paid for the last fiscal year. The fiscal year 2019 annual dividend of $2.08 per share will be paid in four quarterly installments of $0.52 per share, according to the following record and payable dates:
Feb 20, 2018 06:00 am ET
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. to Host Earnings Call
NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / February 20, 2018 / Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE: WMT) will be discussing their earnings results in their Q4 Earnings Call to be held on February 20, 2018, at 8:00 AM Eastern Time.
Feb 15, 2018 07:49 pm ET
Walmart Hires More Than 194,000 U.S. Military Veterans since the Launch of the Veterans Welcome Home Commitment
Walmart announced today it has hired more than 194,000 veterans and promoted more than 28,000 to roles of greater responsibility since launching its Veterans Welcome Home Commitment in May 2013. The commitment guarantees a job offer to any eligible, honorably discharged U.S. veteran who has separated from active duty since Memorial Day 2013. Walmart is now more than three-quarters of the way to reaching its goal to hire 250,000 veterans by 2020.*
Feb 12, 2018 04:20 pm ET
Walmart to Host Fourth Quarter Earnings Conference Call on Feb. 20, 2018
Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) today announced it will hold a live conference call with the investment community at 7 a.m. CST on Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018, to discuss the company’s fourth quarter and full fiscal year 2018 earnings results, as well as its outlook for fiscal year 2019. Doug McMillon, president and chief executive officer, Walmart Inc., and Brett Biggs, Walmart executive vice president and chief financial officer, will host the call to discuss the results and answer questions.
Feb 09, 2018 07:10 pm ET
Rachel Brand Joins Walmart as Executive Vice President, Global Governance and Corporate Secretary
Walmart (NYSE: WMT) announced Rachel Brand will join the company as Executive Vice President, Global Governance and Corporate Secretary. Brand will report to President and CEO Doug McMillon. She will be responsible for the organization’s Legal, Global Ethics and Compliance and Global Investigation, Security, Aviation and Travel departments, along with her role as corporate secretary.
Feb 08, 2018 08:33 am ET
Walmart Board of Directors Adds Square, Inc. CFO Sarah Friar
Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) today announced that its board of directors has appointed Sarah Friar, chief financial officer of Square, Inc., as a new independent director to the company’s board, effective immediately. Friar becomes the twelfth member of the board and will also serve as a member of the company’s Audit Committee and Strategic Planning and Finance Committee.
Feb 05, 2018 08:30 am ET
Report: Developing Opportunities within Dorian LPG, Quanex Building Products, Teledyne Technologies, Wal-Mart Stores, Ulta Beauty, and Johnson Controls International — Future Expectations, Projections
NEW YORK, Feb. 05, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Dorian LPG Ltd. (NYSE:LPG), Quanex Building...
Jan 25, 2018 08:45 pm ET
Walmart and Rakuten Announce New Strategic Alliance
Walmart president and CEO Doug McMillon and Rakuten, Inc. Chairman, president and CEO Hiroshi “Mickey” Mikitani met in Tokyo today to announce a new strategic alliance that leverages each company’s unique strengths and assets to expand consumer reach and enhance how customers are served in Japan and the U.S.
Jan 24, 2018 03:42 pm ET
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. Announces Pricing for its Cash Tender Offers
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE: WMT) (“Walmart” or the “Company”) announced today the pricing for its previously announced offer to purchase the Company’s 7.55% Notes due 2030, 6.750% Debentures due 2023, 4.250% Notes due 2021, 3.250% Notes due 2020, 1.950% Notes due 2018, 6.500% Notes due 2037, 6.200% Notes due 2038, 5.625% Notes due 2041, 5.625% Notes due 2040, 5.25% Notes due 2035, 5.000% Notes due 2040, 4.875% Notes due 2040, 4.750% Notes due 2043, 5.875% Notes due 2027, 4.300% Notes due 2044, 4.000% Notes due 2043, 4.125% Notes due 2019 and 3.