Doug McMillon, president and CEO of Walmart Inc., visited Walmart stores in the Toronto area and met with several associates this month. McMillon recognized Walmart Canada teams at a special town hall meeting, including its frontline, and import and sourcing solutions teams; with recognition given to Walmart’s vaccine rollout teams. McMillon made an appearance in several photographs posted by enthused Canadian colleagues from stores across the GTA.
The Retail Council of Canada (RCC) also hosted a virtual “In Conversation” event with Walmart Canada president and CEO, Horacio ‘Haio’ Barbeito on November 9th. Barbeito spoke with RCC’s Diane Brisebois about the most relevant shifts in the retail landscape, future-proofing your business, preparing for technological innovations, and developing a customer-centric strategy in changing times.