moneycontrol.com 17 Jan, 2017
Walmart will invest USD 6.8 billion in the United States and create 10,000 jobs in stores and e-commerce. The investment in 59 new, expanded or relocated Walmart and Sam’s Club stores will also create an estimated 24,000 construction jobs. The company plans to purchase an additional USD 250 billion in American-made, grown, assembled and sourced products through 2023, estimated to help create one million jobs. The company will also open 160 new training academies by July, bringing to 200 the total number of facilities to train associates.