ESG

For Walmart de México y Centroamérica, Shared Value implies the creation of economic, environmental, and social value for all our stakeholders. This increases the company’s competitiveness, while simultaneously improving the social and economic conditions of those with whom we interact.

a company with 231,271 associates, over 2 billion customers, 41,186 suppliers, and present in 685 cities throughout the region, we can and must contribute significantly to sustainable development, therefore our reason for believing in our Shared Value approach, that is, to build a business that benefits all our stakeholders.

Our company has always been a value-based and ethically driven organization, guided by our principles that drive our decisions and leadership. Each of these actions is aligned with our purpose of saving customers’ money and helping them live a better life, with the vision of contributing to improve the quality of life of families in the region.

We achieve this through our way of working, together with all our stakeholders.

To maximize Shared Value, we aim not only to run a good omnichannel business, but also to make largescale and lasting improvements to the ecosystems most relevant to our business.

We set our ESG priorities based on relevance to our company purpose, product categories and key markets, as well as our ability to create change, and the importance to our customers and other stakeholders.

Together, we generate Shared Value to society and the planet to enhance economic, environmental, and social development. 

ESG priorities:

We keep our strategy updated through a continuous improvement process and we share our commitments, progress and challenges with all of our stakeholders:

  • Policies, practices and initiatives
  • ESG priorities, commitments and targets
  • Metrics and indicators
  • Walmart’s purpose, values and business strategy
  • Reporting, dialogue and learning

Figures at the end of 2020

Awards and Recognition

    S&P/BMV Total Mexico ESG Index Dow Jones Sustainability MILA Pacific Alliance Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index FTSE4Good Emerging Index MSCI ESG Ratings Corporate Social Responsibility Éntrale
  • A member of the S&P/BMV Total Mexico ESG Index.

  • Member of the Dow Jones Sustainability MILA Pacific Alliance Index

  • Member of the Bloomberg Gender Equity Index, for the 4th consecutive year.

  • Member of FTSE4Good Emerging Index for the 5th consecutive year.

  • In 2020, Walmart de México y Centroamérica received a rating of “A” (on a scale of AAA-CCC) in the MSCI ESG Ratings assessment.

  • Award for Corporate Social Responsibility, granted by Centro Mexicano para la Filantropía, for the 20th consecutive year.

  • Éntrale Award 2020, for the creation of inclusive environments.

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