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Wal-Mart Dismisses Several China Executives To Cut Costs

(Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc said it had dismissed several executives in China as part of an effort to lower costs in the country, where it has been grappling with slower sales and tough price competition. Wal-Mart spokeswoman Brooke...Show More Summary

Wal-Mart U.S. Chief Merchandiser Departs Just Before Black Friday

(Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc said its U.S. chief merchandising officer was leaving the company in a management shuffle just as the crucial holiday shopping season kicks into gear. Duncan Mac Naughton, who had held the post since 2011, was departing to pursue new opportunities, Wal-Mart said on Tuesday. Show More Summary

Wal-Mart's Chief Merchandising Officer To Leave: WSJ

(Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc's Chief Merchandising Officer Duncan Mac Naughton is expected to announce his departure from the world's largest retailer just days before Black Friday, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter. Show More Summary

Produce execution plagues Wal-Mart

Roughly 18 months after it launched a “Fresh Over” campaign to highlight improvements in its fresh produce operations, a leaked memo from Bentonville, Ark.-based Wal-Mart Stores Inc. indicates store-level operations need a “do-over....

Produce execution plagues Wal-Mart

Roughly 18 months after it launched a “Fresh Over” campaign to highlight improvements in its fresh produce operations, a leaked memo from Bentonville, Ark.-based Wal-Mart Stores Inc. indicates store-level operations need a “do-over....

Wal-Mart sales perk up ahead of holiday

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. eked out a rare gain in an important sales measurement in the third quarter as it reported profits that beat Wall Street expectations Thursday.

Wal-Mart Third-quarter Sales Rise 2.9 Percent

(Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc reported a 2.9 percent increase in third-quarter revenue, helped by strong sales at its small format 'Neighborhood Market' stores. Net profit attributable to Wal-Mart fell 0.4 percent to $3.71 billion, or $1.15 per share, for its quarter ended Oct. Show More Summary

Wal-Mart 'urgent' Memo Urges Improvement At U.S. Stores: NYT

(Reuters) - Wal-Mart stores Inc issued an "urgent agenda" memo to its store managers across the United States last month, laying out guidelines to boost sales of "chilled and fresh" food, the New York Times reported. The memo, marked...Show More Summary

Will Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Reach $83.14 By January?

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) has at least one investor excited about its short-term stock price prospect. In a segment of Options Action on CNBC, Dan Nathan reported about a significant bullish bet on the U.S. retailer. According to Nathan, the market saw an unusually high volume of options for Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) on Monday. […]

Investor Sees Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Up 4.5% To $83.14 By January: Dan Nathan

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) has at least one investor excited about its short-term stock price prospect. In a segment of Options Action on CNBC, Dan Nathan reported about a significant bullish bet on the U.S. retailer. According to Nathan, the market saw an unusually high volume of options for Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) on Monday. […]

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT) To Expand Further in China: Scott Price

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) is remaining firm on its push for market-share in China despite a recent crackdown by authorities targeting foreign companies. During an interview on CNBC, Walmart CEO, Scott Price affirmed the retail store’s ambitions of tapping the Chinese marketplace with the opening of more stores. The CEO also reiterated Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. […]

Wal-Mart Feels Pinch From China Austerity Campaign

China’s austerity campaign has taken a toll on sales of high-end handbags and expensive jewelry. Now Wal-Mart Stores Inc. says it is feeling the effect, too.

Wal-Mart To Focus On Food Safety In China: Asia Chief

By Matthew Miller BEIJING (Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc is focusing on food safety as the world's largest retailer aims to boost profitability of its more than 400 stores in China, Wal-Mart Asia chief executive Scott Price told Reuters. Show More Summary

Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Vs. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT): An All-Out Retail War In The Upcoming Holiday Season

Every year companies like Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) and Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) try to cash in on the holiday season by providing a lot of discounts. But both the companies faced a lot of issues in 2013, with Amazon apologizing to many of its customers for delivery mishaps and delays and Walmart reporting disappointing earning […]

Wal-Mart To Expand Discounts As Retail Price War Heats Up

(Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc said it will expand its offering of discounted products during the holiday season and may broaden a price-matching scheme to include online rivals, in the latest sign of an escalating price war among big U.S. Show More Summary

Wal-Mart To Close 30 Underperforming Stores In Japan, Take Charge

(Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc said on Thursday it would close 30 underperforming stores in Japan, scaling back in what was once considered one of the retailer's most promising markets and highlighting the hurdles it faces to securing growth overseas. Show More Summary

Alibaba (BABA) Passes Wal-Mart (WMT) Market Cap

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA) is again making a name for itself as it is nipping at and surpassing the market capitalization of U.S. retail giant Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT), Betty Liu and company discuss on Bloomberg’s In The Loop. As of press time, Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA) and Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) are […]

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) and Best Buy Co Inc (BBY) Join hands To Take Apple Inc. (AAPL) Down

The likes of giant retailers, Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) and Best Buy Co Inc (NYSE:BBY)  are going after Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)‘s mobile payment platform, Apple Pay. Dante D’Orazio, in an article on The Verge revealed the survival race that the tech giant will have to fight before it’s Apple Pay even reached puberty. D’Orazio mentioned […]

Wal-Mart to end healthcare coverage for 30,000 part-timers

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Retail giant Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is cutting healthcare benefits for roughly 30,000 part-time employees, citing rising costs.

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