When crisis calls for immediate
action, NVISION delivers.

When crisis calls for immediate
action, NVISION delivers.

With a new and devastating coronavirus pandemic impacting lives everywhere, businesses that provide food, medicine and other essentials have a special duty to protect their customers and staff.

For Sam’s Club, a subsidiary of Walmart, that means enforcing social distancing, safely directing shopper traffic, preventing hoarding and more.

All of that requires specialized signage, delivered as quickly as possible to Sam’s Club’s 589 stores in 50 states. NVISION gets it done.

three image banner of direct mail, people in the meeting and large printer
Orange Icon with exclamation
Orange Line

FRIDAY, MARCH 13: AN EMERGENCY

President Trump declares a national emergency. Business leaders, including Walmart CEO Doug McMillon, commit their companies to helping in multiple ways.

Violet Icon with arrow going circle
Violet Icon line

SUNDAY, MARCH 15: A FULL-TIME RESPONSE

NVISION begins working seven hours a day to support Sam’s Club, designing and delivering temporary signage including “One per Customer,” “Out of Stock,” various directional signs and many other messages.

Teal Icon with three people
Teal Icon Line

FRIDAY, MARCH 20: URGENT NEW NEEDS

9:12 am: Sam’s Club requests highly specialized signage to support a curbside concierge shopping program serving seniors and vulnerable populations. All signs must be designed, printed and hand-delivered to the local Bentonville Club the next day, Saturday:

  • 10 A-frame signs
  • 8 parking signs
  • 1 easel sign
Red Icon with Check
Red Icon Line

SUNDAY, MARCH 22: A SUCCESSFUL PILOT IN ONE DAY

7:00 am: The signs are deployed in a successful pilot test.
Sam’s Club decides to roll the program out across all 589 clubs nationwide.

Sam’s Club places additional orders for floor decals to enforce social distancing guidelines in checkout lanes.

Yellow Icon Line

MONDAY, MARCH 23: A NATIONWIDE CALL TO ACTION

8:00 am: Sam’s Club formalizes an order for curbside concierge program signs to be delivered by Wednesday:

  • 8 A-frame signs per club
  • 6 parking signs per club
  • Multiple versions to support different club requirements
  • 589 clubs in 50 states

Social distancing decals are finalized. Sam’s Club orders 50 per club for all 589 clubs.

Blue Icon with box
Blue Icon Line

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 25: THE EXCEPTIONAL, DELIVERED

Materials for the curbside concierge program arrive, with a portion scheduled for March 26.

Purple Icon with three boxes
Purple Icon Line

THURSDAY, MARCH 26: A COAST-TO-COAST ROLLOUT

The balance of the materials arrive, and the curbside concierge program is successfully deployed nationwide.

Green Icon with US map
Green Icon Line

Friday, March 27: A SIMPLER, SAFER SAM’S CLUB

The floor decals arrive, and the checkout-lane social distancing program is introduced nationwide.

We’re proud of what it means to be NVISION.

50 states, 589 locations, more than 35,000 specialized signs in all—designed, printed and delivered within two to three days of receiving the order.

It reflects the capabilities of our extensive multivendor network. It shows the commitment of our teams, ready and willing to do whatever it takes. It celebrates our spirit of rising to the occasion, whether in response to extraordinary needs or performing everyday service.

supplier map

We’re proud of what it means to be NVISION.

50 states, 589 locations, more than 35,000 specialized signs in all—designed, printed and delivered within two to three days of receiving the order.

It reflects the capabilities of our extensive multivendor network. It shows the commitment of our teams, ready and willing to do whatever it takes. It celebrates our spirit of rising to the occasion, whether in response to extraordinary needs or performing everyday service.

supplier map