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Nov 28, 2014, 09:21 ET

Walmart Canada announces expansion of Grab and Go Lockers

- Retailer adding 33 lockers to the existing 10 locations in the GTA - Keep your secret presents secret – ship your online order to...

Aug 12, 2014, 07:30 ET

Walmart Canada recognizes excellence in education through scholarship program

Retailer awards more than $120,000 in bursaries to 54 students across the country MISSISSAUGA, ON, Aug. 12, 2014 /CNW/ - Walmart Canada...

Jan 07, 2014, 11:56 ET

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

- Retailer's support will help food banks replenish their supplies after winter storms devastate Eastern Canada MISSISSAUGA, ON, Jan. 7,...

Aug 23, 2013, 07:00 ET

Walmart Grand Opens First Supercentre in New Brunswick

- Saint John Walmart now offers a full assortment of fresh groceries - Walmart launches Maritime sourcing program - Taste of the...

Aug 22, 2013, 06:00 ET

New poll shows close to 40% of Canadians haven't started back-to-school shopping

MISSISSAUGA, ON, Aug. 22, 2013 /CNW/ - Many Canadians will wait until the last minute to shop for back to school according to a new poll released...

Jul 26, 2013, 14:49 ET

Walmart Unveils First Supercentre in the Maritimes

HALIFAX, July 26, 2013 /CNW/ - Walmart Canada today unveiled its first Supercentre in Atlantic Canada at its Halifax Centre store located in the...

Jul 26, 2013, 06:00 ET

Walmart launches Supercentre program in Atlantic Canada

- $90 million investment this fiscal year to renovate and expand locations in New Brunswick and Nova Scotia - 900 construction jobs and...

Jul 03, 2013, 05:58 ET

Walmart Searches for Toys That Are Both Kid Tested and Mom Approved

Walmart Canada launches second annual Great Big Toy Testing Event to help parents find the toys kids want for the 2013 holiday...

Jun 21, 2013, 13:46 ET

Walmart Canada launches fundraising campaign to support the Canadian Red Cross' Alberta Floods Appeal

MISSISSAUGA, ON, June 21, 2013 /CNW/ - Walmart Canada today announced the launch of a fundraising campaign to generate funds needed to support...

Jun 21, 2013, 05:36 ET

Canadians Have Big Plans for Summer

Over 80% plan to shop for the summer MISSISSAUGA, ON, June 21, 2013 /CNW/ - After a long winter and a very short spring, Canadians are getting...

Jun 14, 2013, 06:00 ET

Canadians Making More Planned Purchases for Father's Day

Walmart survey reveals Canadians are spending more time researching gift ideas MISSISSAUGA, ON, June 14, 2013 /CNW/ - Walmart Canada today...

May 13, 2013, 05:58 ET

Walmart Canada and Children's Miracle Network come together in support of children's hospitals across Canada

Starting today, customers are encouraged to donate $1 and show support for their local children's hospital MISSISSAUGA, ON, May 13, 2013 /CNW/ -...

May 06, 2013, 06:00 ET

Canadians Say Mom's Role Is Worth Over $160,000 Per Year

Walmart Canada launches second annual Mom of the Year Award with new survey findings and Selection Committee member Chantal...

May 01, 2013, 06:00 ET

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

- Coast-to-coast challenge on May 2 brings fun into budgeting and saving money - Canadians invited to share their budgeting ideas on...

Apr 25, 2013, 06:00 ET

Walmart Canada Reveals Raccoon Repellent Garbage Bag

MISSISSAUGA, ON, April 25, 2013 /CNW/ - Walmart Canada today announced a brand new product in the Canadian market - the Great Value Mint-X...

Feb 27, 2013, 15:39 ET

Walmart Canada Honours Future Sustainability Leaders, Announces Winner of its Green Student Challenge

Team of three from the University of Toronto declared the 2013 winner and awarded $50,000 for themselves and their school TORONTO, Feb. 27,...

Feb 14, 2013, 06:00 ET

Walmart Canada Releases Valentine's Day Survey for 2013

- Survey shows average Valentine's Day shopper plans on spending $173 - Half of Valentine's Day shoppers intend to buy candy and sweets...

Feb 07, 2013, 10:01 ET

Five Teams Compete to Win Walmart Canada's Green Student Challenge

Final round will award the coveted grand prize of $50,000 to one group and their school TORONTO, Feb. 7, 2013 /CNW/ - Four months after Walmart...

Jan 22, 2013, 06:00 ET

Walmart Canada announces expansion plans

- Retailer will invest $450 million for supercentre and distribution centre projects - 37 supercentre projects will add 1.4 million...

Dec 21, 2012, 11:01 ET

Walmart Canada donates $100,000 to Food Banks Canada to help feed families in need

MISSISSAUGA, ON, Dec. 21, 2012 /CNW/ - Walmart Canada announced today a donation of $100,000 to Food Banks Canada to help local food banks improve...