Press Releases

January 21, 2015Walmart Confirms Opening of 11 Supercentres across Canada in January 2015

November 28, 2014Walmart Canada announces expansion of Grab & Go Lockers

November 28, 2014Walmart's Home Delivery Fleet hits the road to deliver Black Friday orders

November 03, 2014Walmart Canada reveals 2014 Holiday Top Toy List Picked By Kids

October 23, 2014Walmart Canada teams up with Canadian mom bloggers for its first-ever ambassador program

October 01, 2014Walmart Canada Launches National Thanksgiving Food Drive

August 13, 2014Walmart Canada recognizes excellence in education through scholarship program

August 07, 2014Survey finds 75 per cent of Canadian Children Have Snack Envy at School

June 20, 2014Dirk Van den Berghe Named President and CEO of Walmart Canada

June 16, 2014Walmart Celebrates 20 Years in Canada, and over $200 Million in Donations

June 06, wins excellence award for groundbreaking consumer responsiveness

May 30, 2014Shelley Broader named President and CEO of Walmart EMEA region

April 23, 2014Walmart-Evergreen Green Grants Program Celebrates Community Greening Initiatives Across Canada

April 17, 2014Walmart Canada Recognizes Real-Life Heroes

March 26, 2014BRAC USA announces renewed push for Bangladesh garment workers

March 17, 2014Walmart marks 20 years in Canada; Retailer to host Lowering the Cost of Living Summit

February 05, 2014Walmart Canada announces expansion plans

January 07, 2014Walmart Canada donates $30,000 to Food Banks Canada to help local food banks respond to winter storms

December 05, 2013Walmart Supercube Project Gets Green Light

November 29, 2013Walmart Canada unveils first fully LED-lit store and announces expansion of LED lighting Program

November 04, 2013Mattel and Walmart Canada Offer Holiday Shoppers Toys on the Go

October 11, 2013Walmart Implementing Worker Safety Initiatives in Bangladesh

October 03, 2013Walmart Unveils Sherbrooke Supercentre!

July 26, 2013Walmart launches Supercentre program in Atlantic Canada

July 26, 2013Walmart Unveils First Supercentre in the Maritimes

July 11, 2013Statement regarding dismissal of Kemptville Walmart associate

July 03, 2013Walmart Searches for Toys That Are Both Kid Tested and Mom Approved

July 02, 2013Walmart Canada Mobilizes Distribution Network to Support Alberta Floods Relief

June 21, 2013Walmart Canada launches fundraising campaign to support the Canadian Red Cross’ Alberta Floods Appeal

June 05, 2013Walmart Canada and Procter & Gamble take over Toronto bus shelters to help Torontonians shop smarter

May 14, 2013Walmart statement on IndustriALL Bangladesh factory labor proposal

May 14, 2013Walmart announces plan to raise inspection standards and provide full transparency on safety conditions at factories in its Bangladesh supply chain

May 10, 2013Walmart Canada and Children’s Miracle Network come together in support of children’s hospitals across Canada

May 01, 2013Walmart declares May 2 its National Day of Savings, Launches Frugal Heroes Challenge

April 29, 2013Walmart Canada Reveals Raccoon Repellent Garbage Bag

April 18, 2013Walmart-Evergreen Green Grants Program Celebrates 500th Grant

April 15, 2013Walmart Announces New Commitments to Dramatically Increase Energy Efficiency and Renewables

April 12, 2013Walmart Donates $1.6 million to the Institute of Sustainable Communities to Launch Environmental Health and Safety Academy in Bangladesh

April 04, 2013Breakfast Club of Canada and Walmart Canada raise more than $3 million

March 28, 2013Walmart Canada Releases Easter Shopping Survey

February 14, 2013Walmart Canada Releases Valentine’s Day Survey for 2013

February 07, 2013Five teams compete to win Walmart Canada’s Green Student Challenge

January 22, 2013Walmart Canada announces expansion plans

January 17, 2013Walmart Canada Reveals the Top 20 Green Business Ideas Submitted By Students

December 13, 2012Canadian moms’ top shopping trends for the season

December 12, 2012From Jewelry to Electronics to Cosmetics, Walmart Makes Holiday Magic with Affordable Gifts for Everyone

December 07, 2012Walmart Canada unveils 200th Supercentre

December 07, 2012Walmart Canada stores to open around the clock until Christmas Eve

December 06, 2012Walmart Canada announces first-of-its-kind sales floor LED lighting retrofit

November 29, 2012Walmart Canada on list of Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures for 2012

November 27, 2012Walmart Canada's Our Finest barbecue collection wins award for innovation and creativity in private label products

November 09, 2012Walmart Canada opens new regional office and supercentre in Laval, Quebec

November 07, 2012Driving innovation forward: Walmart Canada unveils first-of-its-kind supercube trailer

October 16, 2012The Best New Product Awards welcomes Walmart Canada as exclusive retail partner for 2013

October 16, 2012The Campaign Heats Up: Students Vie For Social Media Supremacy in the Walmart Green Student Challenge

October 11, 2012More than 50 students already registered for the Walmart Green Student Challenge

October 10, 2012Walmart Canada embarks on biggest month of grand openings

October 05, 2012Walmart Canada honours heroes from the Second World War with fundraising campaign for Juno Beach Centre Association

October 02, 2012Walmart Canada Announces Katie Schulz as the 2012 Mom of the Year

September 25, 2012Walmart Kicks-off Most Ambitious Student Challenge in Canada

September 24, 2012Walmart Canada’s annual campaign raises $2.6 million for Canadian Red Cross

September 21, 2012Walmart Canada Launches Massive Toy Event

September 11, 2012Walmart Canada logs one of its busiest back-to-school shopping days in its history

August 24, 2012First Former Zellers Location to Reopen as a Walmart

August 22, 2012Dorm room essentials: Setting up a designer dorm room on a dime

August 14, 2012Looking cool for school

August 13, 2012Walmart Canada’s Corporate Social Responsibility Report now available online

August 08, 2012Walmart Canada and the Canadian Red Cross join forces to support Canadian communities

August 02, 2012More than 2,000 moms share their thoughts on the future, the economy and what it means to be a mom today

July 31, 2012Canadian Moms Set to Get Straight A’s in Economics

July 24, 2012Walmart Canada awards over $114,000 in scholarships to Canadian students

July 19, 2012Walmart Canada asks kids: What’s your favourite toy?

July 17, 2012$425,000 to community naturalization projects across Canada

July 13, 2012Walmart Canada raises a record $6.2 million for Canada’s children’s hospitals

July 10, 2012Walmart Canada Bets Big on Spider-Man™

June 28, 2012Walmart Canada Drops Prices on More Than 10,000 Products in Largest Summer Rollback Pricing Campaign in Retailer’s History

June 25, 2012Walmart Canada Launches Hiring Spree

June 20, 2012Angus has arrived!

June 15, 2012Walmart Canada's Top Ten Father's Day gifts

June 08, 2012“Help create real miracles”

May 09, 2012Walmart Canada Announces New Award Program Celebrating Moms

April 30, 2012Majority of Canadians have less money to spend after paying for necessities

April 26, 2012Walmart Canada invites you to make all your summer days Our Finest

February 29, 2012University of Waterloo students win top prize at Walmart Green Student Challenge

February 27, 2012Spending Power of Canadian Households Slightly Down in January

February 08, 2012Semi-finalists Announced for Walmart Green Student Challenge

February 07, 2012Walmart Canada plans record expansion year

January 26, 2012Spending Power of Canadian Households Recovering from Tough 2011

January 11, 2012Top Canadian CEOs to Judge Walmart Green Student Challenge

January 06, 2012Walmart Canada helps Canadians get back to basics with record Rollback pricing in January

December 28, 2011Walmart Canada Corp. donates $876,000 to local food banks to help feed families in need

December 21, 2011Walmart Canada to Help The Salvation Army 'Fill the Kettle'

December 16, 2011Serve your family a Christmas dinner to remember

November 30, 2011Corrected list of 202 24-hour Walmart stores open until Christmas Eve

November 30, 2011Walmart Canada invites customers to shop around the clock

November 11, 2011Walmart Canada raises over $825,000 in honour of World War II Veterans

November 01, 2011Walmart Canada announces Top 12 Toys of the 2011 holiday season

October 26, 2011Walmart Canada Bank kicks off new campaign to fight hunger this holiday season

October 25, 2011Economic uncertainty worries parents hoping to deliver a special family Christmas

October 06, 2011Walmart Canada honours World War II heroes with fundraising campaign for Juno Beach Centre

September 23, 2011Walmart Canada completes acquisition of leases for 39 stores

September 20, 2011Walmart Canada to University Students: How Will You Change the World?

August 12, 2011Walmart Canada announces record price Rollbacks for back-to-school

August 10, 2011Walmart Canada Invests $2 million in Renewable Energy

July 07, 2011Fresh groceries available at three Québec Walmart locations

June 24, 2011Walmart Canada enters into agreement with Target Canada to assume leasehold interests in certain sites operated by Zellers

June 09, 2011Walmart Canada wins Excellence in Retailing Award

May 19, 2011Canadian Red Cross relies on long term Partner Walmart Canada to meet the need

May 13, 2011Walmart Canada recognized for commitment to the environment

May 12, 2011Walmart Canada to open first Supercentre in Manitoba

April 19, 2011Walmart Canada commits to Pharmacy Education

March 30, 2011Walmart Canada announces its next Québec Supercentres

March 21, 2011Walmart Canada announces plans for record Rollback price reductions throughout 2011

March 17, 2011Walmart Canada launches online fundraising campaign

February 10, 2011Companies post results of Sharegreen Sustainability Challenge

January 26, 2011Walmart Canada to open 40 supercentres in the coming fiscal year

December 02, 2010Walmart Canada stores to open around the clock until Christmas Eve

November 15, 2010Walmart Canada - World-renown supply chain delivers fresh faster

November 10, 2010Walmart Canada opens its first sustainable distribution centre

November 08, 2010Media Advisory - Opening of Walmart Canada's First Sustainable Distribution Centre

November 04, 2010Wholesome Goodness™ simple, naturally delicious foods now at Walmart Canada

November 01, 2010Walmart Canada announces top 12 toys for holiday season

October 15, 2010Walmart Canada drops toy prices to kick off the holiday shopping season

September 13, 2010Media Advisory - Walmart Canada is launching something sweet in its cosmetics aisle

August 31, 2010Walmart redesigns 300+ stores to welcome restyled George

August 30, 2010Walmart associates aim to become one of Canada's "greenest" workforces

August 24, 2010Walmart Canada makes affordability a top priority for students' electronics needs

August 03, 2010Walmart Canada releases its latest Corporate Social Responsibility Report

July 16, 2010Bridgewater Walmart first in chain to achieve zero waste

July 14, 2010Walmart Canada unveils 100th Supercentre

July 13, 2010Walmart Canada begins sixth annual reduced summer lighting program

July 13, 2010Walmart Canada has never carried "Mes Première Chansons"

June 29, 2010Walmart Canada raises and donates $5.4 million for Canada's children's hospitals

June 29, 2010Leamington Walmart Supercentre opens its doors June 30

June 28, 2010Have an efficient and green moving day with Walmart Canada

June 14, 2010Walmart reduces prices in every department to make shopping for Dad easier this Father's Day

June 10, 2010"Help create real miracles"

June 02, 2010Walmart helps Canadians keep their expenses from skyrocketing as temperatures rise

June 01, 2010Walmart Canada awarded two Excellence in Retailing Awards

May 12, 2010Walmart Canada donates and raises record $25 million in 2009

May 07, 2010Last-minute shopping for Mother's Day made easy by Walmart Canada

April 22, 2010Spring is Green at Walmart Canada

April 21, 2010Ontario Minister of the Environment to speak at Walmart Sustainable Packaging Conference

April 20, 2010Walmart Canada launches sustainable jewellery program

April 13, 2010Walmart Canada announces sustainable seafood policy

March 30, 2010Walmart Canada serves up savings with Easter dinner for eight for $30

March 30, 2010Walmart Canada raises a record $2.9 million to feed kids in school breakfast programs across Canada

March 25, 2010Walmart Canada's green efforts net green

March 25, 2010R E P E A T -- Invitation - Press Conference - Announcement of major partnership between Raleigh Canada and Walmart

March 25, 2010Announcement of a major partnership between Raleigh Canada and Walmart

March 24, 2010Walmart Canada stores mark Earth Hour with reduced lighting day-long

March 23, 2010Invitation - Press Conference - Announcement of major partnership between Raleigh Canada and Walmart

March 18, 2010Media Advisory - Walmart Canada Launches The Twilight Saga: New Moon at Midnight Openings

March 12, 2010Walmart Canada gives Canadians a "March break"

February 23, 2010Walmart Canada to open 35 to 40 supercentres in 2010

February 11, 2010Walmart Canada releases list of top Valentine's Day gifts for under $50

February 10, 2010Walmart Canada unveils website to drive business sustainability

February 10, 2010Walmart Canada to open sustainable distribution centre

February 10, 2010Walmart Canada announces wind and solar projects

February 10, 2010Walmart Canada announces plans for Sustainable Product Index

February 09, 2010Media Advisory - Walmart Canada to announce significant sustainability initiatives

February 08, 2010Walmart Green Business Summit Media Advisory - Green Sustainability Showcase - February 10, 2010

February 08, 2010Media Advisory - Walmart Canada to announce significant sustainability initiatives

February 04, 2010Media Advisory - Walmart Canada Green Business Summit

February 03, 2010Walmart Canada's Project Haiti Relief raises $2.6 million

February 03, 2010Walmart Canada Green Business Summit panelists announced