New Walmart Opens
Ahhh… there’s nothing like that new Walmart smell!
By the time you read this the new Walmart at 795 W. Overland Road near Roaring Springs will have opened it’s doors. A brief ribbon-cutting ceremony was held at 7:30 a.m. on Wednesday, August 14 before swinging the doors open wide.
The new Meridian Walmart also donated $5,000 in grants to area charities including the Kuna Community Food Bank and the Kuna Emergency Services Association.
Visitors will hear “Hello, Welcome to Walmart,” as the greeters donned in their blue aprons greet everyone walking through the door. The new Walmart will provide approximately 200 new jobs and be open 24 hours a day, 7-days a week.
Walmart has more than 10,800 stores in 27 countries and employs more than 2.2 million people worldwide.