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Blog Posts from corporate.walmart.com
  1. As we know them today, jeans were the invention of Jacob Davis and his friend, Levi Strauss, who patented the pants in 1873. Since then, jeans have become a huge part of American culture, from cowboys to rebels and rock stars, to hipsters and heads of state. They are a fashion statement and a war...
  2. On Valentine’s Day in 1943, after serving a year of active duty in the Army, Sam Walton married his wife, Helen, in her hometown of Claremore, Oklahoma.In his book, “Sam Walton: Made in America,” Sam says on an April night in a bowling alley in Tulsa, Oklahoma, he noticed Helen...
  3. That’s why we’ve been applying this kind of thinking to shopping, by building tools and features within the Walmart app to save you time on everything from prescription pickups to merchandise returns. But we also know that we can do even more. This week, we’re releasing a handfu...
  4. That’s the thought behind our Parent’s Choice cotton baby wipes. They’re made with 99% pharmaceutical-grade purified water and plant-based ingredients, then pass through four levels of filtering and treatment. The result? An ultra-pure wipe that parents can trust to be safe and...
  5. Those words come from our founder, Sam Walton. Spoken decades ago, his statement is even more relevant today. In a world where you have to stay two steps ahead of what people want, you have to innovate, test, fail and learn at lightning speed. And we’ve done just that for over 50 years.From...
  6. When the company I work for, LEDVANCE – the maker of SYLVANIA light bulbs – picked my 7-year-old daughter, Belle, and me to be featured in an advertisement about how LEDVANCE has invested millions of dollars in U.S. jobs, I was pretty much shocked. Being the lead in a video is not som...
  7. Today, we announced a strategic alliance with Rakuten, the number one e-commerce company in Japan. Initially, the relationship focuses on two areas. First, we’ll launch an online grocery delivery joint venture in Japan and, second, we’re adding an entirely new category to our U.S. ass...
  8. There are a lot of crazy things dog owners are willing to do for the pups we love. But one thing we shouldn’t have to do is spend a fortune just to give our pets the most wholesome and nutritious food.If you’re like me, you probably want to give your dogs everything they need to stay...
  9. When we shop to feed our families, we’re especially concerned with what’s in the food we’re buying and where it came from. Thanks to two cattle ranching families who came together years ago to farm grass-fed beef in Utah and Wyoming, we’re able to provide this option ̵...
  10. And while prescription pain medications are an appropriate treatment option for some, the reality is that unchecked supplies in the public pose a significant health concern. Just as prescription drugs should be prescribed carefully, they must be stored and disposed of carefully. Providing a means...