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Last year, Walmart launched a pilot of the Direct Farm Program in India. Similar to other direct farming programs across the world, the one in India focuses on helping local small and medium-sized farmers by shortening their supply chain, eliminating waste, and increasing their profit margins.Read more ›
This growing season, Walmart is visiting the farms of some of our valued, longtime suppliers who are growing fresh, local produce in the very communities we serve through our stores. Recently, we headed to Michigan, one of the country’s most agriculturally diverse states, to check out the seasonal vegetables grown by Mike Pirrone Produce.Read more ›
The following is an excerpt of an article published today in Environmental Leader. The author, Cheryl Baldwin, a food sustainability expert, shares her perspective on how Walmart’s product scorecards are creating change.
“We are witnessing the U.S. dairy industry rapidly aligning on sustainability in a way that will transform the industry, and potentially others.Read more ›
The start of a new school year can be full of excitement for things old and new. For kids and families, it means getting back to a familiar routine after a nice summer break and catching up with old friends. It could also mean new teachers, new coursework… maybe even a new school. No matter what, though, we all want to get off on the right start.Read more ›
It’s always exciting to see new products in your favorite store. And if you can have a say in what hits the shelves, then that’s even better! That’s just what Walmart is doing with its Get on the Shelf contest. We’ve invited consumers and businesses to submit ideas for new products they’d like us to sell, then we turn it over to you to vote for your favorite.Read more ›