BENTONVILLE, Ark. — John Fleming, the chief merchandising officer at Wal-Mart Stores and architect of its recent remerchandising strategy, has resigned, the retailer here said Friday. His resignation was announced in a memo to employees from Bill Simon, who was named president and chief executive officer of Wal-Mart U.S. earlier in the week. Fleming, a former Target executive, had served at Wal-Mart for 10 years, the last five as its CMO. He was behind Wal-Mart’s “Win Play Show” ...

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