Walmart Fund to Support U.S. Manufacturing

Feb 05, 2014

From the New York Times.

William S. Simon, chief executive of Walmart for the United States, said on Thursday at the United States Conference of Mayors that the company was providing a $10 million fund to promote American manufacturing in a public push to sell more American-made products.The fund, to be distributed over five years, will award grants for new manufacturing processes and help to encourage such projects in this country, a company spokeswoman said.