January 27, 2016

After two years of development, Walmart’s OneOps cloud management and application lifecycle platform is being made available to the open source community in a move that highlights a sharp distinction with Amazon Web Services.

January 26, 2016

Wal-Mart Stores has learned that TRC Capital Corporation has made an unsolicited “mini-tender” offer dated Jan. 20, 2016, the company announced Tuesday.

January 26, 2016

Walmart and three of the nation’s largest bottled water suppliers are coming to the aid of Flint, Mich. residents who lack access to safe drinking water after the municipal water supply became tainted with lead.

January 22, 2016

It may seem an unlikely location, but the future of retail may soon be invented in abandoned gift shop on the ground floor of a parking garage at the University of Arkansas thanks to a gift from Walmart CEO Doug McMillon and his wife Shelley.

January 21, 2016

On the heels of announcing it would close more than 150 stores in the United States, Walmart says it will open 15 supercenters this month in Canada.

January 20, 2016

Sam's Club is teaming up with a national nonprofit dedicated to mentoring small business owners to launch the 2016 American Small Business Championship. 

January 20, 2016

The largest single-day, private sector pay increase ever will take effect Feb. 20, when more than 1.2 million Walmart U.S. and Sam’s Club associates receive a pay increase.

January 19, 2016

Wal-Mart Stores’ online push continues.

January 19, 2016

Sam’s Club has entered into an agreement with Visa to begin accepting Visa credit cards starting Feb. 1.

January 15, 2016

Walmart said it will close 269 stores worldwide this year, including many of its smallest stores, in an unprecedented move CEO Doug McMillon characterized as being more disciplined about growth.

January 6, 2016

The Fresh Market is turning to a veteran of Walmart and Ahold USA to help the struggling food retailer boost sales. 

January 4, 2016

Walmart may be planning to release its proprietary Walmart Pay mobile wallet application this year, but at least online is preparing for a varied digital payment landscape.

December 20, 2015

Shoppers at Walmart stores will soon be able to pay with their smartphones as the retailer has developed a unique solution to become the newest entrant in the crowded world of mobile wallets.

December 18, 2015

Unconfirmed media reports indicate Target is in the early stages of developing its own mobile payment solution. If true, Target would join other major retailers like Walmart and Starbucks in making mobile payment a proprietary proposition.

December 18, 2015

As Walmart prepares to launch its Walmart Pay mobile pay solution, the discounter should study Starbucks’ success in the mobile payments area, according to a report by TheStreet.

December 18, 2015

Walmart has recalled marketing executive Tony Rogers from his post in China to lead the retailer’s domestic marketing efforts strategy along with input from a former Target executive.

December 18, 2015

Walmart and the Walmart Foundation is out with its annual Giving Report which puts a monetary value on all the ways the retailer and its charitable arm sought to make a difference during the 2015 fiscal year.

December 10, 2015

The 127-year old family owned Belk department store chain is family owned no more, although one of the founder’s descendants remains in place as CEO.

December 10, 2015

Former Target Chief Marketing Officer Michael Francis will reportedly serve as a marketing consultant at Walmart when the retailer’s current CMO steps down.

December 7, 2015

  Walmart Supplier News is published quarterly by Retailing Today and is your source for insight and unconventional perspective into the business issues and trends involving Walmart, its trading partners and solutions providers.

December 7, 2015

  Walmart Supplier News is published quarterly by Retailing Today and is your source for insight and unconventional perspective into the business issues and trends involving Walmart, its trading partners and solutions providers.

December 3, 2015

Walmart has kicked off one of its most omnichannel marketing campaigns ever with its Holiday Sing to Salute Military Families.

December 2, 2015

It’s no wonder so many shoppers were not impressed with some of the big holiday deals being offered by big retailers this past week.

December 1, 2015

 More and more, the endless aisles associated with Walmart's digital arm is accessed through mobile, Fernando Madeira, president and CEO Walmart.com, reported Tuesday morning.