Woman steals thousands of dollars worth of stuff from Walmart store and gets away with it for more than a decade
*This is a work of nonfiction based on actual events as told to me by a woman who witnessed them firsthand; used with permission. My mother had a coworker at Walmart who loved baby blanket sleepers even though she didn't have a baby. Why did she love baby blanket sleepers so much? She enjoyed using them as a shoplifting aid.
Ex-Walmart CEO Marc Lore is considering Texas to host $400B “utopian smart-city” that would rival size of San Francisco
Texas on shortlist of states to host the city of TelosaCity of Telosa website. Former Walmart exec and billionaire Marc Lore is planning to use his fortune to build an entire smart city from scratch. Perhaps his most ambitious business venture yet, Lore expects the city, named Telosa, to rival the population density of San Francisco.
Walmart Gets a Black Eye From the Federal Trade Commission
On June 28, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) sued Walmart for allowing its money transfer services to be used by fraudsters, according to a just-released announcement. The FTC says Walmart customers were "fleeced" out of hundreds of millions of dollars. Its lawsuit alleges that "for years, the company turned a blind eye while scammers took advantage of its failure to properly secure the money transfer services offered at Walmart stores."
List of Walmart Location Closings in 2022
U.S. closures continue to increase during the current calendar year. This article is based on corporate postings and accredited media reports. Linked information within this article is attributed to the following outlets:Corporate.Walmart.com, Yahoo.com, Walmart.com, and QuerySprout.com.
California residents will soon be able to get Amazon packages airdropped within 1 hour
Amazon is finally stepping up its delivery game to compete with Walmart. They have announced that they will be starting a new delivery program in California which will airdrop packages to customers' doors within 1 hour.
Walmart customers in Texas will soon be able to get packages delivered from the sky in under 2 hours
Walmart recently announced that it would expand its delivery operations to include "drone delivery" to allow Texas customers to get the items they need in the shortest possible time, which according to Walmart, could be as little as 30 minutes.
Walmart associate uses bathroom floor as her personal gym and gets reprimanded
*This is a work of nonfiction based on actual events as told to me by a family member who experienced them firsthand; used with permission. My mother saw enough interesting happenings during her decade as a Walmart associate to fill a book. Sometimes, the strange incidents involved customers or company policy, but often it was the employees themselves whose unusual quirks or activities made her raise her eyebrows in amusement.
If you live in DFW, you can soon have your groceries delivered inside your house
An inside and personal delivery service is headed your way -Kendel Media/Pexels. Grocery shopping competition is revving up in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. Before H-E-B opens in Frisco and Plano, Walmart plans to roll-out its InHome delivery service to Dallas/Fort Worth residents. The new H-E-B stores will open in the fall. Walmart brings its InHome service to the area this summer.
Organic Strawberry Recall in United States and Canada
Strawberry Alert FreshKampo or HEB organic strawberries purchased from Aldi, Trader Joes, Walmart, etc. fresh strawberriesPhoto by Maksim Shutov on Unsplash. Please throw away any FreshKampo or HEB organic strawberries if you purchased them from Aldi, Trader Joes, Walmart, Safeway, and other markets between March 5 — April 25, 2022, they may have been contaminated with hepatitis A. While it’s way past the expiration date, strawberries are widely used in jellies, jams, and preserves and frozen for smoothies or later use. Therefore, you may have purchased them and might still have them in your freezer or canned/preserved. If unsure, throw them out. It’s not worth the risk.
My mother's retirement from Walmart was a sad day for her coworkers
*This is a work of nonfiction based on actual events as told to me by a family member who experienced them firsthand; used with permission. When my mother decided to retire from Walmart at the age of sixty-two, she started counting down how many days she had left to work before she could hang up her smock for good. She said the days flew by as fast as an out-of-control freight train.
My mother was horrified to learn how many Walmart customers try on clothes in the aisles instead of the fitting rooms
*This is a work of nonfiction based on actual events as told to me by a family member who experienced them firsthand; used with permission. Anyone who's ever shopped at Walmart knows they have fitting rooms available for customers to try on clothes in comfort and privacy. However, there are some people who would rather try on clothes in the aisles.
If you live in Florida you'll soon be able to get Walmart items delivered from the sky in 30 minutes
We may not have flying cars yet, but soon many Florida residents will be able to get thousands of Walmart products delivered to their doorstep by a flying delivery drone. Read on to learn more about how it will work.
Will Target’s Growth Threaten Walmart’s Market Dominance?
In terms of department store market share, Target has surpassed Walmart and remains the most profitable such chain in the U.S. This article is based on corporate postings and accredited media reports. All linked information within this article is fully-attributed to the following outlets:Corporate.Walmart.com, Yahoo Finance, Google.com, Wikipedia.org, Fortune Global 500, Investors.Target.com, Corporate.Target.com, Corporate.Walmart.com, SupermarketNews.com, and Investopedia.com.
Teen Apprehended for Murdering 49 Year Old Man Behind Walmart On Crosstimbers
Houston officers have arrested one of at least six adolescents and he is behind bars for connection to a fatal shooting in the north Houston area where an older man with a cane was murdered.
Walmart Will Soon Own The Drone Skies, At Least For A While
The retail juggernaut has recently taken steps that will make it the nationwide leader in drone deliveries--at least for a while. Image courtesy of Walmart, Inc. According to a Walmart executive, who does not have the authority to make statements on behalf of Walmart, so he requested to remain anonymous, Walmart Inc. has entered into an agreement with a company called DroneUp to expand drone deliveries into six US States. According to Axios, This means that Walmart's effective geographical drone delivery territory will include approximately 4 million American households.
My father rescued a box of kittens from the Walmart parking lot
*This is a work of nonfiction based on actual events as told to me by a family member who experienced them firsthand; used with permission. My mother worked for the local Walmart for over a decade. During that time, my father and I made frequent trips to the store to make purchases and to visit my mother at work.
Former Walmart worker shares store secret
Every day, millions of Americans across the country shop at Walmart. Some people even state that this is their favorite place when it comes to grocery shopping. However, not so many people know about the store's policy.
Man walks around Walmart for 8 hours to escape his wife on his day off
*This is a work of nonfiction based on actual events as told to me by a family member who experienced them firsthand; used with permission. When my mother worked at Walmart, she had a coworker who hated spending time with his wife. For the most part, he and his wife worked opposite shifts. When she was off from work, he was busy at his job. When he had the day off, his wife was out of the house at work. It was just the way he liked it.
Opinion: my mother thinks Walmart’s Code Adam policy is stupid
*This is a work of nonfiction based on actual events as told to me by a family member who experienced them firsthand; used with permission. When they hire new employees at Walmart, they hold a meeting with the new associates. Among other topics, managers discuss the store's Code Adam policy.
Another Connecticut Walmart store set to close later this month, clearance sales have already begun
Walmart's corporate office has confirmed that it will be closing another Walmart location in Connecticut by the end of May. Serg3d/Getty Images (Canva Pro license) This month, Walmart is closing several stores across the country due to poor performance, one of which is located at 900 Boston Post Road in Guilford, Connecticut.