Telling the Complete Story of 50 Years of Walmart
Posted on May 17, 2012 by jway
As Walmart celebrates its 50th anniversary this year, the company will undoubtedly tell a one-sided story of the impact it has on communities. We know this won’t be the complete story. As the largest private employer in the world, Walmart has impacted us all. The Walmart at 50 nationwide tour and website provides the rest of us with a chance to tell what fifty years of Walmart has truly meant in our lives and our communities.
The Huffington Post recently reported on the website and tour.
Along the way, team members have stopped to project their collected videos on the sides of Walmart buildings for as long as store officials have allowed…The road trip will hit several more cities before concluding next month in Bentonville, Ark., where Walmart will hold its shareholder meeting.
WalmartAt50 pools the stories of a diverse group of workers, customers and community members. You can hear their stories and share yours on the site. Stay tuned for more details as the Walmar at 50 tour rolls into Washington, DC .