Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. announced today that the company has been named as one of the "50 Best Companies for Latinas" by LATINA Style Magazine for the second year in a row. Wal-Mart was honored for its continued commitment to provide the best career opportunities for Latinas. Walmart ranked no. 1 over more than 800 U.S. corporations on their recruitment and procurement policies, employee benefits and advancement opportunities for women, particularly Latinas.
Wal-Mart, with more than 154,000 Hispanic associates, is the largest employer of Hispanics and continues to encourage diverse leadership, beginning with its board of directors.