Walmart To Hire Quarter Of A Million Vets By 2020

May 20, 2015

Walmart Distribution Center area manager Nathan Waits, photographed January 2011 at Camp Lejeune North Carolina, the day of deployment to Afghanistan.

Walmart plans to hire a quarter of a million eligible U.S. military veterans by the end of 2020, building upon an initiative the company started two years ago.

Jacqueline Froelich of KUAF talks with a recently hired vet at a distribution center near HQ, as well as Retired Brigadier General Gary Profit, Walmart’s senior director of military programs.