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Retailer: Sales up 11.8% at website

Wal-Mart exec: Effort paying off

Subscriber onlyWal-Mart Stores Inc. Chief Executive Officer Doug McMillon wasn't happy with the company's e-commerce sales in the first quarter of fiscal 2017, saying year-over-year growth had become too slow for a retailer pumping billions into the expansion of its online capabilities. Continue reading...

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Subscriber onlyWal-Mart to inquire into Welspun labels Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is analyzing certification records from Welspun India Ltd., to determine if the textile supplier produced falsely labeled Egyptian cotton products. Continue reading...

Wal-Mart internships both a trial and tryout

Subscriber onlyTess Plyler learned a valuable lesson during her 10-week internship with Wal-Mart Stores Inc. Continue reading...

Wal-Mart lifts year's outlook; 2nd-quarter gains attributed to spiffier stores, online push

Subscriber onlyWal-Mart Stores Inc. lifted its earnings outlook for the year and reported better-than-expected profit and sales for the second quarter of fiscal 2017, showing signs its strategy to spend big to improve store and online shopping is paying off. Continue reading...

Wal-Mart tops Street 2Q forecasts

BENTONVILLE — Wal-Mart Stores Inc. on Thursday reported fiscal second-quarter net income of $3.77 billion. Continue reading...

Wal-Mart donating to flooded Louisiana

Subscriber onlyWal-Mart Stores Inc. and the Wal-Mart Foundation are contributing cash and in-kind donations of $500,000 to flood relief efforts in Louisiana. Continue reading...

Millennials driver for Jet.com buy

Its clients considered big draw for Wal-Mart

Subscriber onlyRetail experts believe there are several potential benefits to Wal-Mart Stores Inc.'s $3.3 billion acquisition of e-commerce company Jet.com. Continue reading...

Wal-Mart unwraps fried Twinkies

Retailer teams with Hostess to sell midway treat for home

Subscriber onlyNEW YORK -- The deep-fried Twinkie is jumping from the state fair to the home freezer. Continue reading...

Wal-Mart, Hostess partner for 'Deep Fried Twinkies'

The deep-fried Twinkie is jumping from the state fair to the home freezer. Continue reading...