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What do Hawaii, Ohio, Massachusetts and Maryland have in common? Well, for one thing, they’re all states where we’ve completed new solar panel installations this year – a total of 33 solar rooftops from coast to coast.Read more ›
Bill Simon, president and CEO of Walmart U.S., recently participated in a panel discussion at the Clinton Global Initiative in Chicago. President Bill Clinton has long been a supporter of Walmart and has praised our work in solar energy and other sustainability efforts.Read more ›
It makes sense that when produce gets to our stores quicker and more efficiently, it will last longer when you get it home. But what may not be as apparent are all the ways that sustainability plays a role in making this happen.
For example, we’ve committed to doubling the sourcing of locally grown produce we sell in the U.S. between 2010 and 2015.Read more ›
Recently Walmart Chile was named to the country’s Retail Hall of Fame as the Most Sustainable Retailer of 2012. It’s a big honor and a testament to the environmentally focused work that thousands of associates in Chile have been doing in this area since the creation of the company’s sustainability management function in 2011.Read more ›
It’s always encouraging to get a glimpse of the next generation of sustainability leaders, and that’s just what Walmart executives and associates got the opportunity to see with this year’s Better Living Business Plan Challenge. There were plenty of ideas that served the triple bottom line, and a lot of creativity and ingenuity.Read more ›