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Walmart reverses course, puts guns back on sales floor ahead of the election

6 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

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Walmart will return guns to store floors in a change from yesterday's decision , the company said in an emailed statement.
"After civil unrest earlier this week resulted in damage to several of our stores, consistent with actions we took over the summer, we asked stores to move firearms and ammunition from the sales floor to a secure location in the back of the store in an abundance of caution. As the current incidents have remained geographically isolated, we have made the decision to begin returning these products to the sales floor today," the statement...
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Walmart is removing guns from its stores ahead of Election Day, but this isn't the first time the company has done so to protect its workers amid 'civil unrest'

Walmart is removing guns from its stores ahead of Election Day, but this isn't the first time the company has done so to protect its workers amid 'civil unrest'

6 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

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Walmart is pulling guns and ammunition from its sales displays ahead of Election Day as a precaution against potential "civil unrest," and this isn't the first time the company has decided to do so.
In June, the company pulled firearms and ammo from some stores as widespread demonstrations broke out across the country protesting the police killing of George Floyd. Some of the protests devolved into violence over the summer, and some restaurants and storefronts, including some Walmart locations sustained property damage. Walmart said in June it made the decision to...
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