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Walmart refashions home decor on website

Subscriber onlyWalmart Inc. has revamped the way its website presents home decor items, having created what it describes as a "specialty home shopping experience" at Walmart.com. Continue reading...

Shares sink after Walmart quarter's earnings fall 42%

Subscriber onlyWalmart Inc. on Tuesday reported a lower-than-expected fourth-quarter profit and slower U.S. e-commerce sales growth, results that overshadowed a strong holiday performance. Its shares tumbled 10 percent. Continue reading...

Software helps retailers perfect internet data

Subscriber onlyThe name of WhyteSpyder's new software tool came to co-founder Alex Ahmad in a dream. Continue reading...

Arkansas-based trucking company's income tops $31M

P.A.M. reports fourth-quarter rise aided by new tax law

Subscriber onlyP.A.M. Transportation Services Inc. reported net income of $31.6 million during the fourth quarter, a large increase from the same period a year ago that was the result of the new corporate tax structure. Continue reading...

Shipping now free for premium members at Sam's Club

Business-styled membership cut

Subscriber onlyThe warehouse division of Walmart Inc. is adding a perk for its premium members -- free shipping on nearly every item available on its website. Continue reading...

Walmart adds Square exec to board

Subscriber onlyWalmart Inc. has added more technology expertise to its board of directors as part of its ongoing mission to compete online with e-commerce giant Amazon.com. Continue reading...

Walmart buys virtual reality startup

Subscriber onlyWalmart Inc.'s innovation hub has acquired a virtual reality startup to aid the retailer's efforts to develop uses for the technology in its stores and online. Continue reading...

Crystal Bridges shows 1960s works by black artists

Emphasis on role in civil-rights era

Subscriber onlyA new temporary exhibition at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art begins with a question posed by a group of black artists in the 1960s: "Is there a Negro image?" Continue reading...

USA Truck profit 2nd in row

New tax law’s benefit greatly contributes to 4Q’s $14.8M

Subscriber onlyUSA Truck Inc. reported net income of $14.8 million, or $1.84 a share, during the fourth quarter of the fiscal year to mark its second-straight profitable quarter. Continue reading...

ArcBest's 4Q profit $36.6M; leap from ’16 includes big boost from new U.S. tax law

Subscriber onlyArcBest Corp. reported net income of $36.6 million for the fourth quarter of 2017, an increase from $1.6 million a year ago that included a $24.5 million benefit from the new federal tax structure. Continue reading...

Wal-Mart adjusting product delivery guidelines, laying out revamped plan at forum

Subscriber onlyWal-Mart Stores Inc. is adjusting its product delivery guidelines and will lay out its revamped plan during a two-day supplier growth forum that begins today. Continue reading...

Wal-Mart's short-film ad campaign at Oscars using female directors

Subscriber onlyWal-Mart Stores Inc. will be back in the spotlight during the Academy Awards on March 4, and this time the company has asked three female directors to lead its advertising campaign. Continue reading...

Retailer strikes e-book alliance

Wal-Mart to sell Kobo eReaders

Subscriber onlyWal-Mart Stores Inc. has enlisted another partner in its global battle with Amazon.com. Continue reading...

Wal-Mart sheds hundreds of jobs at its headquarters in Arkansas

Subscriber onlyWal-Mart Stores Inc. eliminated the jobs of corporate workers in several departments at its headquarters Thursday as part of what the retailer said is an ongoing effort to cut costs and improve the efficiency of its operations. Continue reading...

More jobs cut at Wal-Mart's headquarters in Arkansas

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. conducted a larger round of job cuts at its corporate offices in Bentonville on Thursday, eliminating positions across several departments. Continue reading...

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