Walmart is going toe-to-toe with Amazon by taking the fight right to your doorstep with its Walmart Plus subscription service. Walmart Plus not only saves you money on fuel, offers free shipping on products and groceries while also offering also contactless scan and go shopping at its physical stores but now the retail giant is adding access to Paramount Plus at no cost and we are here to help you take advantage of this deal for yourself.
While Paramount Plus may not be as big of a name as Netflix or Disney+, Paramount Plus does have the most popular show on any service, Yellowstone and its prequel 1883 among other popular titles like the Star Trek franchise and one of the most popular movies of all time, Top Gun Maverick.
“With the addition of Paramount+, we are demonstrating our unique ability to help members save even more and live better by delivering entertainment for less”Chris Cracchiolo, senior vice president and general manager of Walmart+
“We know Walmart+ is providing members real value in their every day – from grocery shopping to filling up their tank and more,” said Chris Cracchiolo, senior vice president and general manager of Walmart+ in a press release. “With the addition of Paramount+, we are demonstrating our unique ability to help members save even more and live better by delivering entertainment for less, too. Eighty-five percent of U.S. households use streaming services and Paramount+ has the premium content and broad appeal that our members are looking for – like Walmart, they have something for everyone. We’re excited about the launch and what comes next for Walmart+.”
“Paramount has enjoyed a close relationship with Walmart for years, and Walmart customers connect with Paramount’s beloved brands, content, and characters every day through a range of consumer products available throughout Walmart stores,” said Jeff Shultz, chief strategy officer and chief business development officer, Paramount Streaming. “Now, pairing Walmart’s expansive reach across the country with Paramount+’s broad and popular content that offers something for everyone is a unique opportunity to expand our partnership. Together we will bring Walmart+ members the full breadth of Paramount+ programming.”
Despite adding what essentially amounts to a $59 value, Walmart Plus will remain at $12.95 per month ($155.40 cost after 12-months) or at an annual price of just $98 per year.
Compare Walmart+ to Amazon Prime
|Free Product Shipping||Yes||Yes|
|Free Grocery Shipping||Yes||No|
|Music Streaming||6 free months of Spotify Premium||Prime Music for Free|
|Movies and TV Steaming||Paramount+||Prime Video|
|Monthly Price||$12.95 per month = 155.40 after 12 months||14.95 per month = 179.40 after 12 months|
How to join Walmart+ and get Paramount+ for free
- Visit Walmart.com/plus
- Select the Start 30-day free trial button
- Sign in to your Walmart account or create a new one
- Select if you would like the Monthly or Annual subscription
- Follow the prompts to complete the subscription setup
- After following the instructions you will get immediate access to Paramount+
Walmart Plus looks to be a serious competitor for Amazon Prime and when Amazon and Walmart compete we all will benefit with lower prices and more features.