Walmart Ethics Case
In this homework assignment I will try to discuss Wal-Marts mission and vision statement as well as its code of ethics. It is a well-known fact that Wal-Mart had and still has many issues regarding ethics.
“We save people money so they can live better” in addition to this mission statement, the companys purpose is “If we work together, well lower the cost of living for everyone…well give the world an opportunity to see what its like to save and have a better life.”
In order to fulfill this mission Wal-Mart implemented policies to create the right corporate culture.
Open door policy
Open doors for all level employees
Answering Questions from employees, costumers, and suppliers on the same day as being received.
Grass Roots process
Capturing suggestions and ideas from the sales floor and front line.
3 basic beliefs and values
Respect for the individual, service to our customers, striving for excellence
10 foot rule
Making eye contact, greeting, and offering help to customers who come within 10 feet
Leaders are in service to their team
An actual structured chant that was created by founder Sam Walton to lift morale every