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Wal-Mart De Mexico Board Names Ostale New CEO

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Wal-Mart de Mexico, Mexico's biggest retailer, said on Friday that Enrique Ostale, Walmex Chairman and Latin America chief executive officer for parent company Wal-Mart Stores Inc, will also take over as CEO of the Mexican company. Show More Summary

Wal-Mart Ordered To Pay $188 Million Over Reduced Staff Breaks

(Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc said the Pennsylvania Supreme Court had ordered it to pay about $188 million to settle a class-action lawsuit filed by employees who claimed their meal and rest breaks were regularly cut. Wal-Mart said...Show More Summary

Wal-Mart's Unauthorized Ways Made China Business Look Strong: Bloomberg

(Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc has been using questionable accounting and unauthorized sales practices to make its retail business in China appear stronger, Bloomberg reported, citing internal documents and interviews with employees. Show More Summary

Wal-Mart Stores Names Judith Mckenna As U.S. Operations COO

(Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc named company veteran Judith McKenna, chief operating officer of Walmart U.S. as the company looks to grow small format stores. Mckenna, who has worked with Wal-Mart for nearly 20 years, succeeds Gisel Ruiz who has been appointed executive vice president at the company's international people division. Show More Summary

Despite Guidance Cut, Why All Isn't That Bad With Wal-Mart Stores Inc.

Wal-Mart’s lowered its full-year earnings expectation, displeasing many. But there are some key positives to lift investors’ mood.

Here’s Why Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Can’t Ignore Mobile: Doug McMillon

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT)’s CEO, Doug McMillon, revealed on CNBC just why his company cannot take its attention away from mobile commerce. According to the Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) boss, his company’s digital business is now overwhelmingly because of mobile. “It is an incredible time of change in retail. There is a transformation going on. […]

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. Can't Afford to Let International Efforts Slip

Wal-Mart is shutting 30 stores in Japan. With declining comps in the U.S., is international going to make things all the more difficult for the retailer?

Is Now the Time to Invest in Target Corporation and Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.?

After several bad quarters, here's why these retail giants might be on the road to better times.

With Slumping Sales, Wal-Mart to Cut 250 Jobs in China

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is cutting 250 employees from its China division, as the retailer moves to restructure its business, contain costs and improve slumping sales in the country.

Nordstrom (JWN) Macy’s (M), Wal-Mart (WMT) Winning In Omni-Channel Retail: Gerald Storch

Retailers Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE:JWN), Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M) and Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) are winning in the omni-channel approach to the retail business, Gerald Storch told Andrew Ross Sorkin in a discussion on CNBC. The comment about these retail houses comes as the two were discussing the Black Friday weekend. Storch, CEO of Storch Advisors, said […]

Federal judge orders Wal-Mart to let NYC church challenge gun sales

3 weeks agoNews : The Raw Story

A federal judge ordered Wal-Mart Stores Inc to let shareholders vote on a proposal to force tighter oversight of its sale of high-capacity guns and other potentially offensive products. U.S. District Judge Leonard Stark in Wilmington, Delaware on Wednesday said the world’s largest retailer...

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. […]

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