Walmart News Now

02/10/2012 - 10:18

Retail aficionados will recognize the headline above as the long-running tagline for Syms, the recently liquidated off-price apparel retailer. While things didn’t work out as founder Sy Syms or his CEO daughter Marcy had planned, Walmart is looking to apply similar logic about educated consumers to the area of nutrition, healthy eating and smart shopping.

02/10/2012 - 09:53

In case you missed it, Kate Berg, president of Bentonville-based Collective Bias, shared her views about where social media is headed and what it means for brands in the most recent issue of Connecting Northwest Arkansas.

02/09/2012 - 16:54

Consistent with Walmart’s drive toward every day low prices, January saw the company run fewer, but larger advertising inserts, according to the latest information from marketing intelligence firm Market Track. To see how Walmart’s advertising activity stacked up to other top retailers, click here.

02/09/2012 - 13:26

Walmart was among the only three retailers listed among The National Association for Female Executives list of the "Top 50 Companies for Executive Women."

02/07/2012 - 17:56

Walmart's Greg Foran will be packing bags and heading to China.

02/07/2012 - 12:25

In an effort to assure customers that private-label products are meeting the proper nutrition criteria, Walmart is implementing a transparent initiative called "Great For You," an icon that calls out healthy foods sold in Walmart stores, Walmart announced on Tuesday in Washington, D.C.

02/06/2012 - 17:49

In honor of American Heart Month, Sam's Club will be hosting free heart health screenings on Feb. 11 at all locations with a pharmacy.

02/03/2012 - 14:17

The NPD Group announced that it has reached an agreement with Walmart to receive and analyze its point-of-sale information in the United States.

02/03/2012 - 11:19

January may be the least important month of the year, as retail experts like to point out, but a sale is a sale and judging from monthly results from the dwindling number of companies who still report them, it was a pretty good month.