Walmart News Now

08/11/2011 - 16:27

The ongoing emphasis on expense reduction and every day low prices saw Walmart curtail its promotional activity during July, according to the last monthly report from Market Track examining promotional activity at the nation’s leading retailers.

08/11/2011 - 16:16

The retirement of veteran merchant John Westling was announced internally at Walmart last Friday, and in typical fashion his departure has created new opportunities for other executives as responsibilities are reallocated.

08/11/2011 - 15:20

Walmart and the Walmart Foundation have announced a $3 million initiative designed to help D.C. residents get the skills and training they need to gain employment.

08/11/2011 - 14:01

Membership upgrade activity at Sam’s Club could see some improvement in the months ahead if a new software program lives up to its billing.

08/11/2011 - 13:36

Walmart’s policy of prohibiting employees from accepting the smallest of gratuities has been in place for a long time and for good reason.

08/11/2011 - 13:32

Walmart pulled out of Korea a few years ago and may not be paying much attention to the market, but there are some interesting things happening there.

08/10/2011 - 10:12

Walmart announced that its video-on-demand service Vudu is now available for the iPad.

08/08/2011 - 12:26

Sam's Club has engaged the services of DemandTec to enhance its eValues program.

08/08/2011 - 10:17

Walmart announced that it has expanded check cashing and card cashing services at stores nationwide, including the ability to cash a payroll and eligible government benefits card to the penny.

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