Walmart News Now

12/23/2011 - 11:21

There were no new surprises during November regarding prices at Walmart, but then that is to be expected. The everyday low price strategy to which Walmart has a newfound adherence is boring and that’s the way the company and presumably its customers like it.

12/23/2011 - 11:18

C’mon people. Christmas comes the same time every year and every year there are those scrambling to make last-minute purchases.

12/23/2011 - 11:10

Walmart’s online business may have gained ground this holiday season, but Amazon.com doesn’t plan to cede its leadership position, and this week announced plans for two new distribution facilities.

12/23/2011 - 11:05

In cultural commentary about the American economy, one company at a time always seems to be the goat. Everything it does is interpreted as evil, according to a recent column by Bloomberg’s Michael Kinsley.

12/21/2011 - 16:30

The premier prizes in the supply chain world will be up for grabs in the coming months as the Voluntary Interindustry Commerce Solutions Associations (VICS) has begun soliciting entries for its 15th annual awards program.

12/21/2011 - 16:04

Walmart announced that its Vudu entertainment service is now available Xbox 360.

12/16/2011 - 11:38

Yes, you read that correctly. Walmart will need to hire an estimated 4.3 million people over the course of the next five years to keep pace with anticipated growth and turnover. No wonder the company is such a big supporter of an organization known as Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE), which held its Global Partner Summit in Rogers, Ark. earlier this week.

12/16/2011 - 11:31

The Network of Executive Woman, or NEW, is holding a new event in Dallas next year and has signed on Walmart’s top diversity executive as a featured speaker.

12/16/2011 - 11:26

There’s nothing wrong with most of the consumer electronics items that get returned to stores, according to new research by Accenture.