The world's largest company by revenue is apologizing after encouraging shoppers to purchase rifles for the upcoming school year.
The shocking retail strategy was revealed Wednesday by a user on Twitter:
Holy shit, WalMart. https://t.co/FiMdAms0c3— jordan (@jordan) 1502307529.0
Within an hour of the tweet, Walmart apologized:
However, Walmart may have misunderstood their customer's complaint:
The sign? I was talking about the guns. https://t.co/m5wgFNUQKV— jordan (@jordan) 1502309295.0
@Walmart @ismailkidd ......the problem is the guns— jordan (@jordan) 1502310210.0