New Walmart in Duplin Co. creates more than 100 jobs

Posted by Debra Worley - email

DUPLIN COUNTY, NC (WECT) - A new Super Walmart in Duplin County will bring more than 100 jobs to the area.

The Walmart in Wallace opened Wednesday morning and managers said the turnout has been great so far.

Managers said they are glad to be able to offer secure jobs with good benefits during these tough economic times.

"Duplin County has been hit with several layoffs over the past year," said store manager Jeff Neal.  "The news of adding 100 more jobs is well received in our community.  [It's] something well needed to stimulate some economic activity in this area."

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