BENTONVILLE, Ark. — More than 1,100 businesses from across the country pitched their products made, grown or assembled in the United States to Walmart and Sam’s Club merchants at Walmart’s ninth annual Open Call on June 30. Preliminary results indicate that more than 330 of those pitches resulted in a deal for businesses to sell
BENTONVILLE, Ark. — In conjunction with Earth Day, Sam’s Club and Synchrony, a consumer financial services company, have introduced a reward on the Sam’s Club Mastercard that provides additional value for cardholders when charging an electric vehicle. Beginning May 1st, members with a Sam’s Club Mastercard will earn 5% back in Sam’s Cash on EV
BENTONVILLE, Ark. — Sam’s Club said Tuesday that its Member’s Mark private label brand is evolving in response to the concerns of club members to become a purpose-driven brand. Throughout the past two years, Sam’s Club has worked behind the scenes to strengthen its assortment of Member’s Mark items, the company said, noting that it
BENTONVILLE, Ark. — Walmart on Monday opened the application period for its ninth annual Open Call event, which will give companies a chance to pitch their American-made products to the giant retailer. Open Call — scheduled for June 28 and 29 — is Walmart’s largest sourcing event that is dedicated to bringing products made, grown
BENTONVILLE, Ark. — Sam’s Club, which made its ad debut in football’s biggest game of the year, is capping off its game day VIP campaign with a $8 membership deal that’s redeemable in club from February 14 through February 17. The offer is available for new members and is based on where the football was placed at the two-minute warning in
CHICAGO — Amazon took the top spot in dunnhumby’s latest ranking of the nation’s top grocery retailers, with H-E-B following in second place and Market Basket leapfrogging three retailers to take the third spot away from Trader Joe’s. Wegmans held onto the fourth spot for a second year in a row. “The pandemic has massively
BENTONVILLE, Ark. – A new line of eyewear designed in collaboration with musician Elton John is launching in Sam’s Club and Walmart this week. Elton John worked closely with the retailers on the development of the brand, with each pair inspired by his iconic style and famed music career. Each frame was also named by
BENTONVILLE, Ark. — Walmart and Sam’s Club are now administering Pfizer booster shots in more than 5,100 pharmacies around the country where supply allows. In addition, Walmart has a role to play in supporting long-term care facilities and will provide support to administer boosters to those in facilities with in-store events and onsite events at
TROY, Mich. — The great national experiment with delivering primary care services such as vaccinations, routine screenings and physical exams through retail pharmacies has reached a critical milestone. According to the J.D. Power 2021 U.S. Pharmacy Study, released Wednesday, more than half (51%) of retail pharmacy customers have used health and wellness services during the
BENTONVILLE, Ark. — Sam’s Club said Tuesday that it is piloting a new addition to its Scan & Go app that lets members seamlessly get merchandise delivered from the club to their front door. Called Scan & Ship, the new feature offers an in-club solution for items that require large vehicles to transport such as
NEW YORK – The pandemic has put consumers in the driver’s seat: it’s a truism voiced repeatedly at this week’s NRF Retail Converge conference. Kath McLay, president and chief executive officer at Sam’s Club, shares the sentiment, and thinks the new normal also is an opportunity for retailers willing to engage consumers on their terms.
BENTONVILLE, Ark. — Walmart and Sam’s Club said Tuesday that COVID-19 vaccines are now available to customers and associates in all of their more than 5,100 pharmacy locations nationwide. The vaccines are being offered via both walk-up and pre-scheduled appointments, and the company said it is rolling out new programs designed to address vaccine hesitancy.