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BJs names president and COO, successor to Sen?

Christopher Baldwin has been named president and COO at BJ's Wholesale Club, Inc., putting the former Hess Retail CEO in position to succeed Laura Sen as CEO of the 208 unit warehouse club chain.

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Meet retailing’s debt zombies

Reagan era appointee David Stockman is no fan of the current administration or the Federal Reserve’s long-running easy money policy and to make his case against the flawed strategy he singles out four of the biggest names in department store retailing.

WALMART SUPPLIER NEWS

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Former Walmart exec joins Alibaba board

Veteran finance executive and former top Walmart executive Wan Ling Martello has joined the board of directors of Alibaba as the Chinese e-commerce giant eyes growth in the U.S.

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Walmart’s turnaround taking more time

Respectable sales growth at Walmart’s U.S. division wasn’t enough to overcome expense pressures and a weak dollar, which caused the company to turn in one of its worst quarterly profit performances in recent memory.