After achieving success in food, Walmart is strengthening its general merchandise local sourcing. “It’s not just great for produce, it’s also great for general merchandise,” Andy Murray, Walmart’s SVP of creative, said in a keynote presentation at the Shopper Marketing Summit in Schaumburg, Ill. Walmart has announced that it will spend $250 billion on U.S.-manufactured products over next 10 years. Local sourcing helps Americans get jobs, supports the local ...

REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account

Why Register for FREE?

Registering for content on Supermarket News will give you INSTANT access to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’s FREE, easy and quick.  What are you waiting for! In addition you will also receive a complimentary copy of SN's salary survey sent to you by email.
 

Click here to read the FAQ page if you have any questions (opens in a new window)
 

Attention Paid Print Subscribers:  While you have already been granted free access to SN we ask that you register now. We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.

Already registered? here.