Walmart Will Stop Selling Handguns and Certain Types of Ammunition

Remaining inventory aimed at hunters and sport shooters

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CEO Doug McMillon said the retailer will cut its ammunition inventory by more than half. Walmart

After “a lot of thought,” Walmart CEO Doug McMillon announced the retailer will stop selling handgun and short-barrel rifle ammunition, as well as end the sale of handguns in Alaska, the only state where they were available, after its current inventory commitments.

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@lisalacy Lisa Lacy is Adweek's Commerce Editor.