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June 29, 2022, 12:15 AM

FTC sues Walmart for scammers' use of money transfer unit

The Federal Trade Commission says it has sued Walmart for allowing its money transfer services to be used by scam artists who the agency says fleeced hundreds of millions of dollars from consumers
June 29, 2022, 12:15 AM
June 22, 2022, 8:48 PM

Walmart expands health services to address racial inequality

Walmart is expanding health care coverage for employees who want to use a doula, a person trained to assist women during pregnancies, in an effort to address racial inequities in maternal care
June 22, 2022, 8:48 PM
Walmart expands health services to address racial inequality
June 3, 2022, 7:14 PM

Walmart adding 4 fulfillment centers, more than 4,000 jobs

Walmart is adding four new fulfillment centers to its existing capacity, a move that will bring more than 4,000 jobs and make next- or two-day shipping available to more Americans
June 3, 2022, 7:14 PM
1 month 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.
1 month ago
Walmart expands its drone delivery program
1 month ago

Walmart shares details on discounts for Walmart+ Weekend

What to know about Walmart+ Weekend June 2 - 5
1 month ago
Walmart shares details on discounts for Walmart+ Weekend
3 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.
3 months ago
Walmart raises pay to attract more long-haul truckers
3 months ago

Walmart to end cigarette sales in some stores

Walmart will no longer sell cigarettes in some of its stores though tobacco sales can be a significant revenue generator
3 months ago
Walmart to end cigarette sales in some stores
3 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.
3 months ago
Firefighters battle massive fire at Walmart distribution facility
4 months ago

Walmart steers through inflation, boosting profit and sales

Walmart muscled through rising inflation, surging costs related to COVID-19 sick leave and snarled global supply chains to put up strong fiscal fourth quarter results
4 months ago
Walmart steers through inflation, boosting profit and sales
4 months ago

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

Shop Walmart's new spring clothing collection out now.
4 months ago
Walmart's new Free Assembly collection features spring looks for under $50
5 months 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.
5 months ago
Walmart steps into metaverse to sell virtual goods
6 months 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.
6 months ago
Walmart reveals expanded plan to deliver groceries in homes
7 months ago

Alleged shoplifter uses bear spray to escape Walmart

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

Walmart said she shoplifted; jury awards her $2.1 million

A woman who says she was falsely arrested for shoplifting has won millions.
7 months ago
Walmart said she shoplifted; jury awards her $2.1 million
8 months ago

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

The contaminated spray was sold at about 55 Walmart stores.
8 months ago
Walmart recalls aromatherapy spray linked to rare bacteria, 2 deaths
9 months 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.
9 months ago
Walmart to test out self-driving delivery service
9 months 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.
9 months ago
Walmart to test self-driving delivery vehicles
9 months ago

FACT FOCUS: Walmart quashes cryptocurrency partnership claim

Walmart denied any partnership with the digital currency Litecoin after a fake news release briefly tripped up several national news outlets and social media users on Monday
9 months ago
10 months ago

FACT FOCUS: Walmart quashes cryptocurrency partnership claim

Walmart denied any partnership with the digital currency Litecoin after a fake news release briefly tripped up several national news outlets and social media users on Monday
10 months ago
Walmart quashes cryptocurrency partnership claim
10 months ago

‘Walmart go local’ offers deliveries for local businesses

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

Walmart to launch delivery service for other businesses

Walmart says it will start farming out its delivery service
10 months ago
1 year ago

Walmart mandates vaccines for workers at headquarters

Walmart is requiring that all workers at its headquarters as well as managers who travel within the U.S. be vaccinated against COVID-19 by Oct. 4
1 year ago
1 year 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.
1 year ago
Walmart says it will pay 100% of college tuition for its employees
1 year ago

Walmart unveils discounted insulin brand

ReliOn is expected to be available in Walmart pharmacies this week.
1 year ago
Walmart unveils discounted insulin brand
1 year 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.
1 year ago
Walmart, Target kick off major deals in competition with Amazon’s Prime Day
1 year 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.
1 year ago
Texas man under arrest for allegedly plotting mass shooting at Walmart
1 year ago

Walmart sales still strong as pandemic eases, stimulus helps

Walmart raised its annual earnings forecast on Tuesday after delivering better-than-expected results in the first quarter that showed shoppers, flush with U.S. stimulus payments, splurged on clothing, as well as lawn and garden items
1 year ago
1 year ago

Walmart invests in GM's Cruise autonomous vehicle subsidiary

Walmart and some institutional investors have joined the latest investment in Cruise, bumping the capital influx into the General Motors autonomous vehicle subsidiary from about $2 billion to $2.75 billion
1 year ago
1 year ago

Walmart sales still surging, but a chill may be on the way

Walmart is raising wages for 425,000 of its workers and is investing $14 billion to speed up its distribution network as the nation’s largest retailer looks to keep paces with the changes in retail accelerated by the pandemic
1 year ago
1 year 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.
1 year 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
Walmart drops $35 minimum for its members' online orders
2 years ago

Mexico opens anti-monopoly probe against Wal-Mart de Mexico

Mexico’s anti-monopoly commission says it has begun a formal investigation.
2 years ago
2 years ago

Walmart sells majority stake in Japanese Seiyu supermarket

U.S. retailer Walmart is selling 85% of its stake in its wholly owned Japanese supermarket subsidiary Seiyu, while retaining a 15% stake
2 years ago
Walmart sells majority stake in Japanese Seiyu supermarket
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 teams with GM to test autonomous deliveries

Walmart is teaming up with the General Motors’ autonomous vehicle unit to test driverless delivery in Arizona
2 years ago
2 years ago

Walmart agrees to sell its business in Argentina

Walmart is selling its business in Argentina as it continues to restructure its international division
2 years ago
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 abandons shelf-scanning robots, lets humans do work

Walmart is laying off the robots it had deployed in about 500 stores to keep tabs on what’s on and not on the shelves
2 years ago
2 years ago

Walmart removes guns, ammunition on display at U.S. stores

Walmart says it has removed ammunition and firearms from displays at U.S. stores, citing “civil unrest” in some areas
2 years ago
Walmart removes guns, ammunition on display at US stores
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 to test drone delivery with Zipline in latest deal

Walmart is teaming up with a company called Zipline to launch drone delivery program early next year that will deliver select health and wellness products near the discounter's headquarters in Northwest Arkansas
2 years ago
2 years ago

Walmart testing drones for deliveries in North Carolina city

Walmart has launched a pilot program using drones to deliver groceries and household essentials in a North Carolina city
2 years ago
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