Opportunity

How Trash-Ease Turned Waste into a Win

By  Walmart Staff August 13, 2014

Garbage has become pretty golden for John Cundy. In July, he attended Walmart’s Open Call for products that support American jobs, and his creation, Trash-Ease, was chosen by our buyers to soon be added to store shelves

The invention is simple: a portable metal frame that allows a trash bag to hang on almost any type of flat surface. But the idea has changed his life and is supporting jobs in Detroit. Watch how he turned his concept into reality – and then later entered the world of retail.
Read more from Walmart Staff

Be the first to comment on this article

Related Posts

Associate Wins $1 Million in Lottery, Plans to Keep Working

By Emily Schmid, Sr. Manager, Walmart Digital Communications

Hitting the Road with U.S. Bike Assembly

By Craig Mikita, Buyer – Bicycles and Ride-On Toys, Walmart

5 Ways We're Investing in American Jobs

By Cindi Marsiglio, VP, U.S. Manufacturing, Walmart

In High School, Learning the Details of Retail

By Nick Scribner, Market Human Resources Manager, Walmart

I Have a Movie Deal, and I Still Work at Walmart

By Eric S. Brown, Photo Center Associate, Walmart Store 1663

@WalmartNewsroom

Having a kids #halloween party? Here are 5 simple tips 4 a spooky good time. http://t.co/cH4MNtAUkD #WMTMoms @walmart h…

By Walmart Newsroom

4:24pm October 25, 2014

Hi @jillmdillard! We saw you were missing a few baby BOY things off your Walmart registry. We have you covered. http://t.co/ZT

By Walmart Newsroom

9:26am October 25, 2014

Halloween Graveyard Bean Dip is the perfect party starter! #WMTMoms @walmart http://t.co/GLMDIsoHjf

By Walmart Newsroom

6:43am October 25, 2014

Most Popular

Halloweekend: Making the Most of a Friday Halloween

By Charles Ritter, Vice President, Seasonal, Walmart U.S.

Associate Wins $1 Million in Lottery, Plans to Keep Working

By Emily Schmid, Sr. Manager, Walmart Digital Communications

For Customers, a New Way to Choose Health Insurance

By Marcus Osborne, Vice President, Payer Relations, Walmart U.S. Health & Wellness