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January 25, 2023, 12:59 AM

Walmart announces wage hike

Walmart announced it will raise its average hourly wage to more than $17.50 an hour.
January 25, 2023, 12:59 AM
Walmart announces wage hike
4 months ago

Walmart cuts back on seasonal workers for holidays

Inflation is expected to have a major impact on the way people shop this holiday season.
4 months ago
Walmart cuts back on seasonal workers for holidays
5 months ago

Why did Walmart enter the streaming wars?

Retail analysts said it’s a move to retain Walmart+ subscribers and attract new ones from the company’s massive customer base.
5 months ago
Why did Walmart enter the streaming wars?
5 months ago

Why Walmart entered the streaming wars

The move comes down to Walmart's rivalry with Amazon, one analyst said.
5 months ago
Why Walmart entered the streaming wars
7 months ago

FTC sues Walmart over scammers' use of money transfer services

The Federal Trade Commission has filed a lawsuit against Walmart, claiming the company allowed scammers to use its money transfer services to steal hundreds of millions of dollars from customers.
7 months ago
FTC sues Walmart over scammers' use of money transfer services
8 months ago

Walmart expands its drone delivery program

More stores will offer the service allowing drones to reach 4 million households in six states by the end of the year.
8 months ago
Walmart expands its drone delivery program
8 months ago

Walmart shares details on discounts for Walmart+ Weekend

What to know about Walmart+ Weekend June 2 - 5
8 months ago
Walmart shares details on discounts for Walmart+ Weekend
10 months ago

Walmart raises pay to attract more long-haul truckers

Starting salaries are going from $88,000 to $110,000 in a driver’s first year and the pay increases with seniority.
10 months ago
Walmart raises pay to attract more long-haul truckers
10 months ago

Firefighters battle massive fire at Walmart distribution facility

Firefighters have been battling a massive Wednesday at a Walmart distribution center outside of Indianapolis.
10 months ago
Firefighters battle massive fire at Walmart distribution facility
1 year ago

Walmart's new Free Assembly collection features spring looks for under $50

Shop Walmart's new spring clothing collection out now.
1 year ago
Walmart's new Free Assembly collection features spring looks for under $50
1 year ago

Walmart steps into metaverse to sell virtual goods

The retail giant is looking to sell in the virtual world, provide its own currency and even allow customers the opportunity to buy and sell NFTs.
1 year ago
Walmart steps into metaverse to sell virtual goods
1 year ago

Walmart reveals expanded plan to deliver groceries in homes

Walmart says 30 million households will be eligible to have groceries delivered directly into their refrigerator, a new option that is raising security questions.
1 year ago
Walmart reveals expanded plan to deliver groceries in homes
1 year ago

Alleged shoplifter uses bear spray to escape Walmart

Several associates and customers were affected by the bear spray and treated on the scene.
1 year ago
Alleged shoplifter uses bear spray to escape Walmart
1 year ago

Walmart recalls aromatherapy spray linked to rare bacterial illness, 2 deaths

The contaminated spray was sold at about 55 Walmart stores.
1 year ago
Walmart recalls aromatherapy spray linked to rare bacteria, 2 deaths
1 year ago

Walmart to test out self-driving delivery service

The retail giant is partnering with Ford and Argo AI to test out new driverless technology for deliveries.
1 year ago
Walmart to test out self-driving delivery service
1 year ago

Walmart partnering with Ford, Argo AI to test self-driving delivery vehicles

The fleet of autonomous vehicles should soon hit the road in three U.S. cities.
1 year ago
Walmart to test self-driving delivery vehicles
1 year ago

‘Walmart go local’ offers deliveries for local businesses

Plus, Sweetgreen buys a robotic kitchen startup and Lyft offers free rides in the “Wienermobile.”
1 year ago
‘Walmart go local’ offers deliveries for local businesses
2 years ago

Walmart says it will pay 100% of college tuition plus books for its employees

Walmart, the largest U.S. private employer, commits to invest nearly $1 billion over the next five years in career-driven training and development.
2 years ago
Walmart says it will pay 100% of college tuition for its employees
2 years ago

Walmart unveils discounted insulin brand

ReliOn is expected to be available in Walmart pharmacies this week.
2 years ago
Walmart unveils discounted insulin brand
2 years ago

Walmart, Target kick off major deals in competition with Amazon’s Prime Day

Experts give advice on how to score the biggest savings as retail giants go head-to-head with Amazon to compete for your dollar during the “summer Black Friday” sales.
2 years ago
Walmart, Target kick off major deals in competition with Amazon’s Prime Day
2 years ago

Texas man under arrest for allegedly plotting mass shooting at Walmart

Coleman Thomas Blevins is charged with making a terrorist threat. Authorities say they intercepted a message about his preparations for violence and found firearms at his home.
2 years ago
Texas man under arrest for allegedly plotting mass shooting at Walmart
2 years ago

Walmart gives $14 million to racial equity nonprofits, kicking off 5-year plan

Walmart and its namesake foundation announced Monday they are distributing $14.3 million to more than a dozen nonprofits that support racial equity.
2 years ago
Walmart kicks off 5-year racial equity plan with $14 million for nonprofits
2 years ago

Justice Department sues Walmart, alleging it helped fuel the opioid crisis

The Justice Department on Tuesday announced it is suing Walmart.
2 years ago
Justice Department sues Walmart, alleging it helped fuel the opioid crisis
2 years ago

Walmart partners with FedEx so customers can return items from home

Customers can return items purchased online from the comfort of home by scheduling a pickup time on the Walmart website or app. The free service will continue beyond the holidays.
2 years ago
Walmart partners with FedEx so customers can return items from home
2 years ago

Walmart announces new at-home return service

Walmart announced a new return service it says gives customers the freedom to return online purchases from home.
2 years ago
Walmart announces new return service that lets customers stay home
2 years ago

Romaine lettuce recalled from more than 1,000 Walmart stores over E. coli risk

Tanimura & Antle issued the voluntary recall of single head romaine lettuce due to potential E. coli contamination.
2 years ago
Romaine lettuce recalled from more than 1,000 Walmart stores over E. coli risk
2 years ago

Walmart tosses plan to have robots scan shelves

Retail giant ends deal with robotics company to have machines track inventory.
2 years ago
Walmart tosses plan to have robots scan shelves
2 years ago

Walmart Black Friday 2020: New in-store experience, more online deals

Walmart has announced a new Black Friday experience with earlier savings and more online deals.
2 years ago
Walmart announces new Black Friday experience with earlier savings
2 years ago

Walmart's Big Save event 2020: Deals start ahead of Amazon Prime day on Oct. 11

Walmart's Big Save Event runs from Oct. 11 through Oct. 15. Check out some of the best deals to shop from the sale.
2 years ago
Walmart's Big Save event is here: See the best deals to shop
2 years ago

Walmart and other retailers announce seasonal hiring

ABC News’ Rebecca Jarvis shares tips on how to search for a seasonal job and how to turn it into a permanent one.
2 years ago
Walmart and other retailers announce seasonal hiring
2 years ago

Walmart Plus launches, here's how it compares to Amazon Prime

Customers can sign up for Walmart Plus today for $98 a year or $12.95 a month and enjoy a 15-day trial period.
2 years ago
Walmart Plus launches, here's how it compares to Amazon Prime
2 years ago

What to know about Walmart Plus

The retailer launched its new membership program, which competes with Amazon Prime and offers unlimited free delivery on thousands of items.
2 years ago
What to know about Walmart Plus
2 years ago

Walmart unveils a membership service to challenge Amazon Prime

Walmart Plus will launch Sept. 15, 2020.
2 years ago
Walmart unveils a membership service to challenge Amazon Prime
2 years ago

Walmart reportedly in talks with Microsoft to buy TikTok

ABC News’ Rebecca Jarvis reports on a potential new buyer for the popular social media platform that President Donald Trump is threatening to shut down.
2 years ago
Walmart reportedly in talks with Microsoft to buy TikTok
2 years ago

Walmart announces breastfeeding pods will be added to 100 stores

Mom and employee Tennille Webb introduced the idea to Walmart in 2017.
2 years ago
Walmart announces breastfeeding pods will be added to 100 stores
3 years ago

Suspect identified in California Walmart warehouse shooting

Tehama County Assistant Sheriff Phil Johnston said the shooter was one of two people killed in the incident at the Walmart Distribution Center in Red Bluff.
3 years ago
Suspect identified in California Walmart warehouse shooting
3 years ago

Walmart in Arkansas will feature only 'self-checkout' lines

The retail giant will decide on implementing the system in other stores after the test.
3 years ago
Walmart in Arkansas will feature only 'self-checkout' lines
3 years ago

Walmart says black hair care and beauty products will no longer be locked up in stores

Walmart says that African-American hair care and beauty products will no longer be locked up in its stores.
3 years ago
Walmart says black hair care, beauty products will no longer be locked up in stores
3 years ago

Walmart steps into rising resale market with thredUP partnership

Walmart is stepping into the rising resale market by partnering with thredUP.
3 years ago
Walmart joins rising resale market with thredUP partnership
3 years ago

Walmart's new express delivery option

Plus, Apple's plans to reopen its stores, and the FDA approves NASA's new ventilator.
3 years ago
Walmart's new express delivery option
3 years ago

2 officers wounded in Walmart shootout

Witnesses said the alleged gunman was "talking out of his head and making threats" before he opened fire in the Arkansas store.
3 years ago
2 officers wounded in Walmart shootout
3 years ago

Bedbugs released inside Walmart, police investigating

The discovery was first made on Jan. 2, when an employee of the Walmart in Erie County found a closed pill bottle containing live bugs inside a boy's jacket that was on sale, authorities said.
3 years ago
Bedbugs released inside Walmart, police investigating
3 years ago

Walmart expands grocery delivery program

The company introduced its new “Delivery Unlimited,” upping the ante in its retail war with Amazon.
3 years ago
Walmart expands grocery delivery program
3 years ago

Holiday season starting earlier with Walmart

Walmart is launching its online holiday sales at midnight, a week before Halloween.
3 years ago
Holiday season starting earlier with Walmart
3 years ago

Walmart announces an unlimited shopping subscription service

Plus, Madonna draws criticism for banning cell phones from upcoming shows, and a surprise nominee for the Toy Hall of Fame.
3 years ago
Walmart announces an unlimited shopping subscription service
3 years ago

Walmart to limit sales of guns, ammunition in wake of 'horrific' shootings

Walmart CEO Doug McMillon made the announcement about guns and ammunition sales to employees in a memo.
3 years ago
Walmart to limit sales of guns, ammunition in wake of 'horrific' shootings
3 years ago

Walmart to end sales of ammunition for handguns, assault rifles

The Odessa gunman was federally prohibited from possessing a weapon due to mental illness, but he purchased his rifle in a private sale, ABC News has learned.
3 years ago
Walmart to end sales of ammunition for handguns, assault rifles
3 years ago

Walmart puts breastfeeding pods in some stores

Walmart stores in Arizona, Vermont and Arkansas are part of a pilot program.
3 years ago
Walmart puts breastfeeding pods in some stores
3 years ago

Walmart sues Tesla over solar panels it says caught fire

The retailer claims fires broke out on seven store rooftops across the U.S. between 2012 and 2018, causing millions of dollars in damage.
3 years ago
Walmart sues Tesla over solar panels it says caught fire
3 years ago

Walmart defends gun sales after shootings

Following shootings at Walmart stores in Texas and Mississippi, some are calling on the chain to stop selling guns.
3 years ago
Walmart defends gun sales after shootings