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Membership No.

3-0034-11-000-00

Category

Ordinary

Sector

Retailers

Country/Region

United States

Member since

9 February 2011

Walmart Inc.

Profile

From our humble beginnings as a small discount retailer in Rogers, Ark., Walmart has opened thousands of stores in the U.S. and expanded internationally. Through innovation, we're creating a seamless experience to let customers shop anytime and anywhere online, through mobile devices and in stores. We are creating opportunities and bringing value to customers and communities around the globe. Walmart operates over 11,700 stores under 65 banners in 28 countries and e-commerce websites. We employ approximately 2.3 million associates around the world ? 1.5 million in the U.S. alone.


ACOP Report Submissions

ACOP PERIOD FILE NAME NOTES FILE SIZE
2017 wal-mart stores inc-ACOP2017.pdf  Late Submission 57.3 KB
2016 wal-mart stores inc-ACOP2016.pdf 25.1 KB
2015 wal mart stores, inc-ACOP2015.pdf 24.1 KB
2014 wal-mart stores, inc-ACOP2014b.pdf 21.7 KB
2013/2014 wal-mart-stores-inc-ACOP2014.pdf 19.0 KB
2012/2013 WAL MART STORES, INC.pdf 19.2 KB
2011/2012 ACOP2012_Retailer_3-0034-11-000-00-51.pdf -
2010/2011 ACOP 2011 - Walmart Stores Inc.pdf -

Organisation's Commitments Toward Sustainability

  • How will your organisation promote the RSPO internally and to other stakeholders?
    Walmart set a policy for its private brands suppliers globally to source sustainable palm oil by the end of 2015.
  • Where relevant, what processes is the organisation establishing to engage with interested parties, for example to resolve conflict or to use sustainably produced palm oil?
    Setting a global commitment to sustainable palm oil<br /> Building an internal network among Walmart markets to tackle the issue<br /> Partnering with private brands suppliers and palm oil traders
  • Where relevant, how will your organisation work towards implementing the RSPO Principles and Criteria or assessing supplier performance against these criteria?
    RSPO or equivalent standards will be utilized to assess our private brands suppliers performance on sourcing sustainable palm oil.
  • Any other information that would support the application such as what your organisation hopes to gain from joining RSPO and how it would support RSPO?
    Walmart will support the production of sustainable palm oil through its global commitment and by leveraging its scale. The company expects to build relationships with RSPO members and partner together to develop tools and best practice sharing mechanisms.
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