The new Walmart, at 1965 S. Union Ave., is now open.
The Tacoma Walmart is one of 24 stores the company is opening across the country today.
The store features general merchandise, including apparel, electronics, toys, sporting goods, and lawn and garden items. It also offers a full line of groceries, including organic and natural selections in addition to local favorites. The pharmacy offers a full range of products and services. Pharmacy team members can answer product and prescription questions and customers can ask about health and wellness solutions.
The new store employs approximately 300 full- and part-time associates. Store manager Adam Fann began his Walmart career in 1998 as a night stocker, an hourly associate.
Walmart invites Tacoma shoppers to share their in-store experience on Facebook. Visit the My Local Walmart Facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/walmart4137.