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Walmart Pulls Juneteenth Ice Cream After Cold Social Media Response

1 month ago   |   By Forbes

Walmart was slammed by Twitter users for launching a Juneteenth ice cream that is similar to a Black-owned ice cream product.
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Walmart's 'Juneteenth Ice Cream' sparks backlash on social media: 'Nobody asked for this'

Walmart's 'Juneteenth Ice Cream' sparks backlash on social media: 'Nobody asked for this'

1 month ago   |   By WGN TV

Walmart is facing backlash from customers and social-media users over its new Juneteenth -themed ice cream.
Walmart's “Celebration Edition Juneteenth™ Ice Cream” started attracting attention on Twitter over the weekend, with users calling out Walmart for allegedly trying to capitalize on the holiday.
The ice cream, which was sold under the company's Great Value brand, featured packaging that encouraged consumers to "share and celebrate African-American culture, emancipation and enduring hope,” according to photos shared on social media. The label also featured a pair of hands high-fiving...
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Walmart pulls ‘disrespectful' Juneteenth-themed ice cream

Walmart pulls ‘disrespectful' Juneteenth-themed ice cream

1 month ago   |   By New York Post

Photos of the ice cream recently surfaced on social media, prompting mass outrage from customers.
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Walmart pulls Juneteenth ice cream from shelves after backlash

Walmart pulls Juneteenth ice cream from shelves after backlash

1 month ago   |   By WRAL

Walmart is pulling its Juneteenth ice cream off the shelves after backlash on social media.
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