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From Homemade to Home Run: Chef Jenn’s Story

By Catherine Johnson, Walmart Senior Buyer, Seafood

This year, Jennifer McCullough has cooked up nothing but victory. In April, she won Food Network’s reality cooking competition, Cutthroat Kitchen. And in July, she took a chance by attending Walmart’s Open Call for products that support American jobs, where she got more great news: Several of her… Read More

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Picking Up a New Career Path with Walmart To Go

By Sarah Fischer, Operations Support Manager, Walmart To Go, Denver

Shopping online for groceries, and then visiting a drive-thru to pick them up? Eleven years ago, that’s an offering I wouldn’t have imagined. That’s when I joined Walmart stocking shelves in our automotive center. At the time, I also didn’t envision that I would be the one who would eventually… Read More

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Serving Up a Solution: The Taco Plate

By Walmart Staff

Sometimes, eating hard-shelled tacos can be, well … hard. At least that’s what Hugh Jarratt thought while he was in college, when his tacos repeatedly fell over and spilled. But one day, he used those moments as inspiration to invent a plate with slots to hold tacos upright. Last month, that… Read More

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A Conversation with SBA Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet

By Emily Schmid, Sr. Manager, Walmart Digital Communications

As the 24th Administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration, Maria Contreras-Sweet leads the agency’s efforts to aid, counsel and protect the interests of small businesses. Recently, she spoke at Walmart’s second U.S. Manufacturing Summit, and afterward, she talked with us about Walmart’s… Read More

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Empowering Manufacturing’s Revolutionary Thinkers

By Kathleen McLaughlin, SVP, Sustainability, and President, Walmart Foundation

Creating big change doesn’t just happen in one big step. It does, however, require many big thinkers – the bright minds who can develop new processes and ideas to tackle every detail and slowly bring a massive transformation to life. Expanding U.S. manufacturing is a big change we at Walmart have… Read More

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