Wal-Mart sets sustainability goals

Retailer’s 3-year forecast in China: 100 new stores, 18,000 jobs

Posted: October 27, 2012 at 2:52 a.m.

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. this week outlined new supply-chain initiatives aimed at lessening the company’s global impact on the environment.

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Business, Pages 31 on 10/27/2012


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