More Walmart Articles

  • Judge refuses to halt Wal-Mart proxy distribution

    WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — A federal judge in Delaware says Wal-Mart can send its annual proxy statement to shareholders without a Manhattan church parish's proposal for a shareholder vote involving gun sales. The judge noted Friday that Securities and Exchange Commission staff already had said...

  • White House stresses Sylvia Mathews Burwell's prior unanimous Senate confirmation

    White House spokesman Jay Carney declined to predict how the Senate will handle Sylvia Mathews Burwell's nomination for Health and Human Services secretary, but noted her unanimous confirmation as Obama's budget chief. Carney told reporters that he “wouldn't want to predict” how...

  • Walmart alleges union activists stormed ladies room in Michigan store

    Walmart alleged in a complaint filed with the National Labor Relations Board that protesters affiliated with the United Food and Commercial Workers stormed one of its stores in Dearborn, Mich., in November, chased an employee into a ladies' room and "coercively interrogated" her. At least one of...

  • Wal-Mart looks to shake winter with sales push

    NEW YORK (AP) — Wal-Mart is hoping the same storms that kept shoppers away in the winter, will bring them into stores in the spring. Starting Friday, Wal-Mart is having a weeklong sale of up to 50 percent on more than 60 outdoor items, including lawn mowers and bags of mulch. The world's...

  • Wal-Mart takes aim at $2B used video game market

    NEW YORK (AP) — Wal-Mart plans to start buying used video games from shoppers at stores in a move that goes after the bread-and-butter business of GameStop. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. plans to expand its current online trade-in program by allowing customers to trade their used video games at 3,100...



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