Walmart News Now

08/30/2012 - 16:01

A back-to-basics approach in Walmart’s apparel department has enabled the company to produce a modest degree of sales growth, but other value players are delivering high single digit comps.

08/30/2012 - 15:15

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, about 1.9 million new cases of diabetes are diagnosed each year.

08/30/2012 - 14:54

Everyone who is anyone will be on hand in New York next week for the nineteenth annual Goldman Sachs Global Retailing Conference so its not surprising that Walmart U.S. president and CEO Bill Simon will be in attendance.

08/29/2012 - 13:52

Walmart is bringing Americans some much-wanted relief at the pump this fall and winter with the return of its "Great Gas Rollback" program.

08/24/2012 - 15:59

Many retailers have been slow to embrace technology in their broader operations, technology that has already changed the retail landscape forever – namely by empowering shoppers who are now more tech savvy than the retailers who are trying to catch up.

08/24/2012 - 15:44

The first of 39 former Zellers stores in Canada celebrated its grand opening as a Walmart store Friday.

08/23/2012 - 17:55

Walmart saw its low price supremacy challenged this week by a Bloomberg report indicating Target had lower prices on a basket of 150 comparable items.

08/23/2012 - 17:03

Walmart U.S. just reported its fourth consecutive quarter of positive same store sales growth. Now comes the hard part.

08/23/2012 - 15:39

Wounded retailers have a tendency to take irrational actions which means Walmart could have its hands full this holiday season as Best Buy is looking desperate and has a new CEO at the helm.

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