Wal-Mart News


Retailer consults women drivers

Wal-Mart listens, changes, one says

Subscriber onlyCarol Nixon joined more than 100 of her fellow women Wal-Mart Stores Inc. truck drivers in Bentonville earlier this month for the company's first Women in Trucking conference. Continue reading...

Amazon snaps up grocery market

Whole Foods buy to rattle industry

Subscriber onlyA busy week in the U.S. grocery industry was highlighted by a stunning announcement Friday morning: Amazon.com was acquiring Whole Foods Market in a transaction valued at about $13.7 billion. Continue reading...

Wal-Mart acquires online clothier

Retailer adds 4th apparel firm

Subscriber onlyWal-Mart Stores Inc. took another step in bolstering its online business Friday, announcing the $310 million acquisition of men's clothing retailer Bonobos. Continue reading...