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Walmart is changing its name — and it reveals a key strategy for the company's future

Walmart is changing its official name from Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., to Walmart Inc., effective February 1, 2018. The name change is another iteration of Walmart's growing emphasis on ecommerce and its departure from the purely store-based strategy of its past. Walmart is taking the word "stores" out of its name. STOCK PRICE FOR WMT Full price information This is the one book Walmart's CEO thinks everyone should read Holiday shoppers have a new habit — and it's good news for retailers Kroger recalls bottled water for babies that contains dangerous mold Read more.
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