The Associated Press is reporting that Wal-Mart Stores plans to double its sales of locally sourced produce in the U.S. by the end of 2015.
The move by the world’s biggest retailer is part of a new sustainable agriculture strategy that looks to steer more business to small and medium-sized farmers globally while also reducing some [...]
It's becoming increasingly difficult to villify Walmart, despite its tendency to put smaller retailers out of business. The retail giant last year unveiled an ambitious sustainability index for its suppliers, and now the it's announ... Read Post
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., said it plans to double its sales of locally grown fresh fruits and vegetables in the U.S. over the next five years as part of a broader effort to support sustainable agriculture worldwide. Read Post