A few months ago, Wal-Mart introduced a platform called Empowering Women Together to support its goals of providing opportunities for women-owned small businesses. The company is working with women-owned companies from around the globe, but more than half of them are based in the U.S. Tamra Ryan, who runs the Women's Bean Project, says working with Wal-Mart is both exciting and anxiety inducing. "You want the business and then you kind of are afraid of the business, maybe," she said.

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