RedHead winemaker, Marisa, was asked to give a few words about how Walmart's Open Call Program positively effects US Manufacturing and job creation. She is from Youngstown, Ohio and wanted to give tribute to her hometown.
About Walmart Open Call: Walmart is leading American renewal through its commitment to purchase an additional $250 billion in products made, sourced or grown in the U.S. by 2023. By investing in products that support American jobs, Walmart can play a role in accelerating growth in U.S. manufacturing. By collaborating with suppliers, engaging industry experts, and leveraging our scale, Walmart’s commitment could create up to 1 million new American jobs*.
View the 2018 Open Call opening session webcast replay
To underscore Walmart’s commitment, we are hosting our 5th Open Call for new U.S.-made products. This unique event is open to both current and potential US suppliers and will be hosted at our corporate offices on June 13, 2018 in Bentonville, Arkansas. Buyers will be on hand to meet one-on-one with selected companies during our “Open Call”.